Angela Torrezoga , an immigration attorney, provides free legal consultations

Angela Torrezoga, an immigration attorney, provides free legal consultations

Amir Rasoulpour , an immigration attorney, provides free legal consultations

Amir Rasoulpour, an immigration attorney, provides free legal consultations

Caitlin Steinke , an immigration attorney, provides free legal consultations

Caitlin Steinke, an immigration attorney, provides free legal consultations

Ellen Friedland , an accredited legal representative, provides free legal consultations

Ellen Friedland, an accredited legal representative, provides free legal consultations

Tanzilya Oren  advises on education and training available to new immigrants

Tanzilya Oren advises on education and training available to new immigrants

Hemi Chakrabarty  helps in getting free or affordable health insurance

Hemi Chakrabarty helps in getting free or affordable health insurance

Madelyn Miller  is a clinical social worker who talks with asylum seekers about stress and anxiety

Madelyn Miller is a clinical social worker who talks with asylum seekers about stress and anxiety

Congregation Beth Elohim  provides food and toiletries that are free to take home

Congregation Beth Elohim provides food and toiletries that are free to take home

No reservation is needed to come to an asylum community meeting. Reservations are only required for legal consultations. Check meeting dates and activities below


April 2019

Friday, April 5

Asylum consultations

Legal consultations only. You must have an appointment to attend. To make an appointment, click here.

TIme: 12:30-3pm

Location: 119 West 24th Street

Directions: Take the A, B, C, D or 1 Train to 59th Street - Columbus Circle

Monday, April 15

Special presentation (no legal consultations THIS DAY)

We will have a special presentation by a former asylum officer, Ethan Taubes. He will focus on how to prepare for the asylum interview, particularly for those who do not have a lawyer.

Time: 12:30-3pm

Former Asylum Supervisor, Ethan Taubes

Former Asylum Supervisor, Ethan Taubes

Location: 155 W 60th Street, Room 109

Directions: Take the A, B, C, D or 1 Train to 59th Street - Columbus Circle

May 2019

Monday, May 20

Asylum Community Meeting

  • Legal consultations

  • Education consultations

  • Health insurance enrollment

Time: 12:30-3pm

Location: 155 W 60th Street, Room 109

Directions: Take the A, B, C, D or 1 Train to 59th Street - Columbus Circle

JUne 2019

Friday, JUne 7

Asylum Consultations

Legal consultations only. You must have an appointment to attend. To make an appointment, click here.

TIme: 12:30-3pm

Location: 119 West 24th Street

Directions: Take the A, B, C, D or 1 Train to 59th Street - Columbus Circle

Monday, June 17

Asylum Community Meeting

  • Legal consultations

  • Job search help

  • Education consultations

Time: 12:30-3pm

Location: 155 W 60th Street, Room 109

Directions: Take the A, B, C, D or 1 Train to 59th Street - Columbus Circle