Community Town Hall: World Refugee Day Edition: Welcoming Ukrainian Refugees

Houston, TX, United States

You will receive updates about the Ukrainian refugee crisis and how community members can support our new neighbors. Resources will also be provided for those interested in sponsoring a Ukrainian family and a discussion on the mental health needs of arriving refugees, including an update about our new Afghan Family Wellness Clinic. The Alliance's Omar […]

Informational Webinar on Partial to Full Accreditation Initiative 2022

Houston, TX, United States

CLINIC is pleased to announce this court skills training opportunity for partial accredited representatives who want to qualify and apply for full accreditation in order to represent clients in immigration court. The Partial to Full Accreditation Initiative will guide participants through activities, webinars, and readings. It will culminate in a five-day online court skills training […]

Free

Refugee Crises: Then & Now

Houston, TX, United States

This CLE provides you with an overview of the law and policy surrounding refugees and asylum seekers in the United States. We will cover our nation’s historical treatment of refugees and asylum seekers, a rundown of asylum law, and talk about how lawyers can get involved assisting one of the most vulnerable groups of asylum […]

Naturalization: Establishing Good Moral Character

Houston, TX, United States

This is the third webinar in the four-part series, “Overview of Citizenship: Acquisition, Derivation and Naturalization.” In webinar three, we will continue to examine the eligibility requirements for naturalization with a focus on good moral character. Presenters will also cover select grounds of deportability and the risks involved with applying for naturalization. CA MCLE: 1.5 per […]

Recurring

Webinar Series: Staffing Strategies to Build Capacity

Houston, TX, United States

This webinar series provides information and insight on how to staff your immigration legal services program to optimize efficiency and build capacity. These webinars will cover: Staffing options and considerations; Best practices for support staff; Staff supervision; Staff retention; and Managing volunteers Training prices: Nonprofit Agency Staff - $120, Private Attorneys and Staff - $200, CLINIC Affiliates - […]

Introduction to Immigrant Visa Consular Processing

Houston, TX, United States

This introductory webinar will go step-by-step through the basics of preparing and filing a family-based immigrant visa consular processing case, starting with the National Visa Center, to the interview at the U.S. consulate abroad and the immigrant’s U.S. entry with their approved visa. We will also touch on potential red flags to watch out for, […]

National Immigration Summit: Centering the Needs of Children & Families

Houston, TX, United States

This third annual Immigration Summit will explore the unique challenges facing immigrant children and their families. Learn about child-forward immigration policies, access to basic needs and mental health resources, education, and how to shift the narrative surrounding immigrants and immigration. This summit will bring together child advocates and experts from across the nation! For more […]

Free

Best Practices for Preparing Effective Asylum Declarations in Removal Proceedings

Houston, TX, United States

Your client's declaration is a crucial component in an asylum case. The declaration allows your client to tell their story to the immigration judge, and helps establish their credibility and eligibility for relief. This interactive training will focus on tips and strategies for preparing effective asylum declarations in removal cases, with a focus on credibility […]

Citizenship Workshop @ Bonding Against Adversity

Christ the Good Shepherd Catholic Church 18511 Klein Church Road, Spring, TX, United States

Registration starts at 8:00 am. For more information, please see flyer or contact info@baatexas.org.

The Naturalization Application Process

Houston, TX, United States

This is the last webinar in the four-part series, “Overview of Citizenship: Acquisition, Derivation and Naturalization.” In webinar four, we will cover the naturalization application process, including screening applicants, completing and submitting the N-400, and preparing clients for the naturalization interview. Presenters will also discuss the oath of allegiance and the waiver available for disabled […]