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Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund


Also Known As:AALDEF
Address:99 Hudson Street, 12th Floor New York NY 10013
Telephone(s):212-966-5932
Fax:212-966-4303
E-mail:info@aaldef.org
World Wide Web: http://www.aaldef.org


Description:

CITIZENSHIP PROJECT A project to educate Asian American communities about citizenship eligibility, naturalization application procedures and the benefits of citizenship. Offers speakers, presentations, naturalization information materials in Asian languages, attorney referral, bilingual assistance. Naturalization Clinic (by appointment only) assists in filing naturalization applications. FREE LEGAL ADVICE CLINIC Every Friday afternoon from 3-5 pm, clients, by appointment, meet with volunteer attorneys, one-on-one, with questions about immigration, family law, employment discrimination, and anti-Asian violence. YOUTH LAW PROJECT A project offers resources and legal representation to Asian youth and youth groups. PUBLICATIONS: "Outlook" newsletter; "Righting Wrongs" update.




Hours:

Mon-Fri 9:30-5:30.


Admission Requirements/Documents:

By appointment only. Documents listed in confirmation letter.


Fees/Methods of Payment:Many services free.
Access for People with Disabilities:Special restroom facilities.


Services Offered:Citizenship EducationDiscrimination AssistanceImmigration / Naturalization Legal ServicesLegal CounselingYouth Development
Languages Offered:BurmeseCantoneseChineseGujaratiKoreanTagalog
Target Groups(Ethnic):Asians / Pacific Islanders
Target Groups(By Need):Youth