CHIRLA’s offices are now open to the public

Main Office: 
Starting June 22, 2021, we will have in-person consultations. There will be two lines, one on 3rd Street for general consultations, and the naturalization will be on our parking lot (in the back of the building by the alley).  We will take the first 20 people at 7:30 AM, no more. 
Please note that CHIRLA's DACA services remain virtual. We are not processing applications in person.
DACA RENEWALS-
Will not go through triage.  Please refer to our links on Facebook and Instagram on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9 am.
 
CONSULTATION LINE
The current triage line 213-201-3797 will open on June 21st, 2021, and will be answered live by our legal assistants. The hours of operation are as follows:
Mondays: 9 AM to 1 PM  and 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Tuesdays: 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Wednesdays: 9 AM to1 PM  1 PM and  2 PM to 4:30 PM
Thursdays: 2 PM to 4:30 PM
Fridays: 9 AM to 1 PM

Forgotten During COVID: An Assessment of Immigrant Needs in the Pandemic

To respond to the COVID-19 health crisis, and to recognize the contributions of undocumented immigrants to its economy, the state of California, again leading the nation in social justice and equity for its people, in May launched an unprecedented assistance program for immigrants affected by the pandemic. With an allocation of $75 million, the Disaster Relief Assistance for Immigrants (DRAI) program served more than 150,000 undocumented people, disbursing an estimated $500 per household in direct aid.

The member organizations of the California Immigrant Relief Assistance Coalition,  as trusted messengers, then administered the program. And we saw a unique opportunity to learn more about the fears and concerns in our community. The result is this report.

Read More Below:
To open, CLICK HERE
To download, CLICK HERE
To find a document summarizing the most important findings, CLICK HERE