Resources/Support for learners across the state:

Learners and practitioners are being impacted by the recent changes in federal and state responses to immigration and refugee programs.  Below are resources and links to reputable programs: guidelines, posters and phone #’s are available at each:

Literacy Resources of RI has a comprehensive set of resources  at: http://literacyresourcesri.org/advocate.html

“Know Your Rights,” from the ACLU website   https://www.aclu.org/know-your-rights   Link to a series of their helpful, short videos (in English and Spanish) here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MB1VEwmoEpE&index=5&list=PLwfdTKcPlB5myPEc7qSjYkJo0CzEPQX6ihttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lX_XOnesuvI&index=13&list=PLwfdTKcPlB5myPEc7qSjYkJo0CzEPQX6i

US Attorney’s Office of RI:  If you or someone you know has been the victim of an immigration raid or hate crime, report it!   Contact  Amy Romero, RI Assistant US Attorney  amy.romero@usdoj.gov

3 organizations in Rhode Island are accredited to provide immigration, citizenship and refugee services in the state:

Dorcas International Institute of RI:   Walk-in consultations M-F 9am-4pm at 645 Elmwood Ave, Providence on a first come first serve basis, or e-mail contact information (name, phone number and best time to call) to immigration@diiri.org for a free telephone consultation.   Immigration appointments can also be made by calling 401-784-8600.

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence’s services and contact info is here:  https://dioceseofprovidence.org/immigration-refugee-services

Progreso Latino’s immigration, citizenship and consultation services information is available at: http://www.progresolatino.org/Immigration.html

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