Immigration

Here are several resources for immigrants. These resources were collected by our community partners and vetted by CUIMC Columbia Students.

General Resources

When Xenophobia Spreads Like A Virus: This podcast discusses xenophobia within the global response to COVID-19. 

Recursos para la comunidad inmigrante durante el coronavirus Resources for the immigrants during coronavirus.

Doctors

Going To The Doctor: Learn about your rights when going to the doctor. 

Helpline

Hotline to Combat Coronavirus Hate Crimes and Xenophobic Rhetoric: If you have experienced or bias based incidents, you can call 1-800-771-7755, or Email Civil.Rights@ag.ny.gov.

Free Legal ResourcesFree, safe immigration legal help. You can make an appointment by calling 1-800-354-0365 between 9AM-6PM, Monday – Friday or call 311 and say “ActionNYC.”

General Questions and Legal Help: For general requests and other legal help, you can call 212-714-2904. 

Undocumented

General

Guia De Recursos Para La Comunidad sobre COVID-19: Resource guide for the community of New York immigrants about COVID-19. 

Resources open to undocumented people: A list of resources in NYC around COVID-19 support efforts open to undocumented people.

Tangible Support for Undocumented Communities During COVID-19 A list of resources to help undocumented immigrants navigate the crisis.

Financial Assistance

Undocu Workers FundMini-grants of $200 for those who work in the food service industry in Manhattan or Brooklyn.

Legal Resources

Renewing DACA: How to renew your DACA in 2020.

Legal Services: Enter your zip code and find non-profits, clinics, and immigrant-serving organizations.

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