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Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 8:30am

“Immigration 101” Training with MIRC & New Detroit

Immigration Basics - 101
New Detroit Incorporated, the Michigan Immigrant Rights Center and the Mexican Consulate are offering two half-day sessions on immigration law and immigrant rights.

The goal of these sessions is to provide information about the legal system and share effective strategies to protect and preserve the family unit. Maura Hagen from the Michigan Immigrant Rights Center will be the lead trainer.

Location: Michigan State University - Detroit Center
3408 Woodward Avenue
(located between Mack Avenue and the Fisher Freeway)
Detroit, MI 48201-2726

Thursday, May 24, 2012
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
1. Immigration Law Basics: A framework for understanding the immigration law
2. Immigrant Rights Basics: An overview of key concepts relating to immigrant workers’ rights, civil rights and access to public benefits

Thursday, June 7, 2012
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Family Preparedness and Emergency Response - Information for families anticipating a crisis relating to immigration detention and/or deportation

There is no cost to attend but RSVP is requested: