[pdf] Public Benefits and Language Access (+)

Presentation at the Culture and Compassion Conference Indianapolis, Indiana covering access to federal and state funded assistance and services to immigrant victims without regard to immigration status, state and federal public benefits open to qualified immigrants and legal requirements of U.S. language access laws.

March 30-31, 2016: Akron & Youngstown, Ohio

Leslye Orloff presented a workshop entitled “Expanding Legal Representation of Immigrant Survivors in Immigration and Family Law” at Community Legal Aid’s Akron, OH office on March 30, 2016 and a keynote address entitled “Helping Sexual Assault and Human Trafficking Victims: Holding their Abusers Accountable” at Youngstown State University on March 31, 2016. PowerPoint Presentations Slides […]

[pdf] Slides from Language Access at Crime Scenes Improve Successful Criminal Investigations and Prosecutions (+)

These slides were presented by Officer Michael LaRiviere, Detective Shelli Sonnenberg, and Wendy Lau at the Community of Responders: A Holistic Approach to Working with Immigrant Survivors of Abuse in New Orleans, LA on July 30, 2015.

[pdf] Slides from Creative Language Access Advocacy: Removing Language as a Barrier to Justice in Rural and Urban Communities (+)

These slides were presented by Detective Shelli Sonnenberg, Olga Trujillo, and Cannon Han at the Community of Responders: A Holistic Approach to Working with Immigrant Survivors of Abuse in New Orleans, LA on July 29, 2015.

[pdf] Holistic Representation and Advocacy Services for Immigrant Survivors of Sexual and Domestic Violence (+)

A powerpoint presentation from the August 20, 2013 training in Wichita, Kansas sponsored by Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence.

November 5, 2014: Intersection of Immigration Law in State Court Proceedings Webinar

Webinar for Pennsylvania State Court  judges, law clerks and court staff will be provided with up-to-date, legally accurate information and materials, including tools and bench cards, that will help courts promote the fair administration of justice in cases involving immigrant families, litigants, and crime victims. The webinar will discuss current Department of Homeland Security policies, immigration enforcement priorities, […]