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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

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  • Jul 2, 2013: Webinar - The Implementation of DACA in the States and Lessons Learned for...
    Jul 2, 2013: This webinar is for legal service providers, immigrant advocates, educators, faith leaders, employers, community organizers, and others helping DREAMers apply for DACA or navigate work, school, and life after receiving DACA. Have you had issues helping DACA applicants meet the education eligibility requirements, obtain juvenile records, or access scholarships or loans?
  • Jun 14, 2013: Arizona and Nebraska Still Battling to Keep DACA Recipients Off the Road (June...
    Jun 14, 2013: Last August, the Obama Administration began implementing its Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program – a policy through which certain undocumented individuals receive temporary permission to stay in the U.S. for two years as well as the right to apply for employment authorization. After some initial resistance to issuing driver’s licenses to DACA grantees, most states eventually...
  • Feb 20, 2013: DACA Developments: Updates on Eligibility and Adjudications
    Feb 20, 2013: Click here to view the slides. Held on February 6, 2013.


Program Management

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  • Mar 14, 2011: Starting a Legal Immigration Program: Capacity Building in a Charitable...
    Mar 14, 2011: The Need for Charitable Legal Immigration Services Current capacity does not meet current demands for low-cost legal representation in immigration matters. For instance, immigrants eligible and soon-to-be eligible to naturalize as U.S. citizens have less income, education, and English language ability than immigrants who naturalized in previous decades.
  • Mar 4, 2011: Top Ten Program Management Issues Facing Immigration Legal Services Programs
    Mar 4, 2011: CLINIC Capacity Building staff address the top ten most frequent challenges facing immigration legal service programs across the nation. Topics include how to develop a fee schedule, how to minimize risk, and how to create an efficient and effective case management system. Resources will be provided for each issue, and staff will provide tips for tackling these common challenges.   Leya...
  • Feb 22, 2011: Immigration Case Management Tools
    Feb 22, 2011: A good case management database contains both immigration forms and client-specific information.  The database may be software for stand-alone or networked computers or it may be web-based with the server off-site.  Either way, the choice and utilization of a database is an important investment for your immigration program.  In addition to completing forms, the database helps staff manage the...



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Religious Immigration

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  • Mar 28, 2012: Religious Worker Visa Program Sign On Letter
    Mar 28, 2012: CLINIC and the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops joined other faith-based organizations in asking Congress to permanently extend the Religious Worker Visa Program.  See the letter here.