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NHLA Conference: Immigrants in New Hampshire

Posted Sep 14, 2018

Immigrants in New Hampshire: A Two-Part Conference

New Hampshire Legal Assistance and NH Housing Finance Authority are co-hosting a two-part conference: Immigrants in New Hampshire. Conference materials are posted at: http://www.nhhfa.org/events  

Session 1: Immigrants and the Law – Rights and Protections

September 26, 2018

8:30am – 12:30pm

New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority

Bedford, New Hampshire

Sessions include:  Policing and Immigrant Communities; Immigrant Victims of crime and Labor Law Violations; and Immigrants and Civil Rights Protections

Panelists include: Eva Castillo Turgeon, NH Alliance for Immigrants and Refugees and former commissioner of Manchester Police; Chief Andrew Lavoie, Nashua Police Department; Major John Marasco, NH State Police; Basra Mohamed, Catholic Charities; Rashida Mohamed, Manchester Police Department, Steven McKinney, US Department of Labor; Victoria Horrock, NHLA; Elizabeth Lahey, NH Department of Justice; Ahni Malachi, NH Human Rights Commission.

Click here to register for session one.

Session 2: Immigrants and the Law – Access to Services and Advocacy

November 7, 2018

8:30am – 12:30pm

New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority

Bedford, New Hampshire

Sessions include: Immigrants and eligibility for benefits and services; Immigration Law Resources; and Advocacy for Immigrants in New Hampshire

Panelists include: Ray Burke, NHLA; Chris Wellington; NHLA; Stephanie Bray, NHLA; Ron Abramson, abramson Immigration Solutions; Maria Eveleth, NHLA; SangYeob Kim, ACLU of NH; Germano Martins, DHHS Office of Health Equiry; Maggie Fogarty, American Friends Service Committee; Eva Castillo NH Alliance for Immigrants

Click here to register for session two.