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Minorities and Immigration News

2 days ago
xecutive Order 13768 has led to much confusion about what it means for cities, counties, and states that may be considered sanctuary jurisdictions. While we are not immigration law experts here at the Alliance, we are sharing what we do know to inform ...
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2 days ago
he vowed to pass legislation blocking the U.S. Department of Immigration and Customs Enforcement from private city property and places where New Yorkers receive social services unless federal officials have a warrant or court order. She pledged to ...
General Social WorkMinorities and ImmigrationCriminal Justice
3 days ago
he eventually earned a master's degree in health care administration and now works for the Travis County government, managing contracts for social service programs. But she didn't work Thursday, in support of the immigrant strike. "It's a very ...
General Social WorkHealth and CareMinorities and Immigration
3 days ago
World mayor project recognises leaders of three European cities for offering refugees safety, shelter and support“A young man, an immigrant passing by, welcomed me, saying ‘Goeienavond meneer’. This never happened to me in Ghent or Courtrai or any other city, and I mean not to be unkind to the[...]
Minorities and ImmigrationCriminal Justice
3 days ago
t also increases risks of physiological and chronic conditions that are linked to stress, like gastrointestinal issues, cardiovascular diseases, that not only affect the child but tax other systems such as health care, education, and social services.”
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5 days ago
We are required to consult quarterly," she says. The agencies also work with local officials so refugees can apply for social services. Denise Lamourex, the state refugee coordinator for Vermont — which has resettled more than 6,000 newcomers over 25 ...
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1 week ago
ounds like a lot, but let’s keep going. Because those same immigrants also use an enormously disproportionate amount of social services, including public assistance (and, why do we allow illegal immigrants to receive this, again? But I digress ...
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2 weeks ago
ut she hopes those expenses would be countered by outing fiscal fraud, decreasing immigrants and their ability to automatically access social services as well as doing away with regional councils and reducing the number of French lawmakers. "We're going ...
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2 weeks ago
income immigrant and refugee communities, including those with language barriers. She said she’s been working in the community for a ...
Nguyen is the executive director of Asian Resources, Inc, a Sacramento via Live.com News 
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2 weeks ago
ut Trump also ran on a campaign appealing to fears that an influx of immigrants — legal and illegal — is taking jobs from Americans born here and creating a burden on social services. Talk to economists, and they will tell you we’re being presented ...
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2 weeks ago
nd the Federation of Ethnic Community Councils of Australia (which receives financial support from the federal government’s Department of Social Services and Department of Health). Professor Jakubowicz attempted to debunk what the IPA was “selectively ...
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2 weeks ago
he draft order would: Direct various federal agencies to more strictly identify and exclude potential immigrants likely to need certain types of public aid and deport those already in the United States who have had to rely on social services help.
General Social WorkMinorities and Immigration
2 weeks ago
leaked draft of a potential executive order indicated that legal immigrants could be subject to deportation for using social services. While the details of what an order could mean for Greencard holders is not completely clear, Wolfe said it indicates ...
General Social WorkMinorities and Immigration
2 weeks ago
Rough sleepers need to be treated with compassion, but protesters assaulting police trying to help social services do their job is no way to assist If there is one thing Melburnians are good at, it’s protest. In August 2015 it was heartening to see masses of people organise in the space of a coupl[...]
HealthHousing and PovertyMinorities and ImmigrationCriminal Justice
2 weeks ago
he administration has accused immigrants who end up receiving U.S. social services of eating up federal resources, and it has said that immigrant workers contribute to unemployment among workers who are U.S. citizens. "Accused" them, lol. "Our country's ...
General Social WorkMinorities and Immigration
2 weeks ago
an Francisco receives about $1.2 billion a year in federal funding for services that include housing, health and social services, and homelessness. In Sacramento, Democrats on the state Senate Public Safety Committee voted along party lines to prohibit ...
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2 weeks ago
Daily, 11,300 checks are made on potential tenants in England. But the proven benefits are limited – and the damage is very realOne year ago, on 1 February 2016, the government implemented its “right to rent” scheme, requiring landlords who let property in England to carry out checks on the im[...]
HousingMinorities and Immigration
2 weeks ago
uild a wall around public benefits, and make immigrants’ relatives pay for it. President Donald Trump upended American immigration policy with three executive orders in his first week as president. The Washington Post obtained two draft executive orders ...
General Social WorkMinorities and Immigration
2 weeks ago
he administration has blamed immigrants who end up receiving U.S. social services for eating up federal resources, and it has said immigrant workers contribute to unemployment among Americans who were born in the United States. “Our country’s ...
General Social WorkMinorities and Immigration
2 weeks ago
an Francisco receives about $1.2 billion a year in federal funding for services that include housing, health and social services, and homelessness. In Sacramento, Democrats on the state Senate Public Safety Committee voted along party lines to prohibit ...
General Social WorkHousing and PovertyHealth and CareMinorities and Immigration
2 weeks ago
an Francisco receives about $1.2 billion a year in federal funding for services that include housing, health and social services, and homelessness. The suit argues the city is safer when all people, including those who are living in the country illegally ...
General Social WorkHousing and PovertyHealth and CareMinorities and Immigration
2 weeks ago
he administration has blamed immigrants who end up receiving U.S. social services for eating up federal resources, and it has said immigrant workers contribute to unemployment among Americans who were born in the United States. “Our country’s ...
General Social WorkMinorities and Immigration
2 weeks ago
he administration has blamed immigrants who end up receiving U.S. social services for eating up federal resources, and it has said immigrant workers contribute to unemployment among Americans who were born in the United States. “Our country’s ...
General Social WorkMinorities and Immigration
2 weeks ago
Dissent over the US president’s more extreme proposals, including mass deportation of immigrants, may come from state governments and cities What would I do if I worked in local government in the US? What do my colleagues and counterparts over there make of the situation in which they now find the[...]
Minorities and Immigration
2 weeks ago
etired social service worker Judith Wilkenroh says the order shows Trump "means what he says." "He's just unafraid. He's just going ahead like a locomotive, and I like him more and more every time he does something," said Wilkenroh, 72, of Fredrick ...
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2 weeks ago
The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) opposes President Donald Trump’s executive order Protection of the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States over concerns the order acts as a de facto ban on Muslim immigrants and was enacted in an inhumane and insensitive manner.[...]
 

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