Bilingual Webminars During July

Bilingual Webminars on Youth Immigration Relief Program
Seminarios Bilingues por Internet sobre el Programa de Alivio Migratorio para Jóvenes.


Los Angeles, CA – Beginning July 4, 2012, those interested in further information about the immigration relief program announced by President Obama this past June 15, 2012, will have one more place to go.  The Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA) and the California Dream Network, CHIRLA’s statewide youth branch, have set up a month-long series of free webminars, internet-based chats, in English and Spanish to community members interested in learning more about the Deferred Action for Dreamers program.

The live webminars will be held every Wednesday, in English, and Thursday, in Spanish, and will be led by trained peers, supervised by volunteer immigration attorneys.  Participants are required to sign in advance by clicking here:

The sign-in period to receive Deferred Action for Dreamers is expected begin within 60 to 90 days, according to the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) office, but specifics have yet to emerge.  In the meantime, unscrupulous attorneys and notarios have already started offering services and promising applicants an early start.



Every Wednesday in July at 8 p.m. – 9 p.m. (PST) English format

Every Thursday in July at 8 p.m. – 9 p.m. (PST) Spanish format



Participants must register in advance to any of the Wednesday or Thursday webminars by pressing on the following link:




California Dream Network, CHIRLA’s statewide youth branch

For more information, please contact Horacio Arroyo at (213) 201-4449 or