Calendar of Events
Access to Family Assistance & Safety Net
This section contains articles, policy advocacy, trainings, and other resources addressing the eligibility of immigrants for Family Assistance & Safety Net. Empire Justice’s Albany Office deals primarily with these issues though the Rochester and Long Island offices handle individual cases of immigrants seeking to access public benefits, primarily Medicaid.
Public Benefit Eligibility of Deferred Action "Dreamers"
New York State Court of Appeals - Legal Aliens Not Entitled to State Benefits at Level Given U.S. Citizens
Empire Justice Center to Open a Long Island Office
HHS and USDA Issue Policy Guidance(1) on Immigration Status and Social Security Number Inquiries During Benefit Application Process
Family Assistance & Safety Net : Articles
Empire Justice Center Human Services Testimony 2007
Family Assistance & Safety Net: Policy Advocacy
Legal Services Journal - Spring 2010 Issue
TRAINING AND EVENTS
Immigration Status & Public Benefits Eligibility