Unlocking Our Power: Moving Pro-Immigrant Policies
Los Angeles Training - October 18th
St. Anne's Conference Center
155 N. Occidental Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90026
Registration includes all training materials for the session selected. Breakfast, lunch, and the plenaries are not included in registration for individual sessions.
- One Session: $30
- Two Sessions: $60
Please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled session time to check in at the registration table for materials.
- Morning Sessions - 10:15am - 11:45pm
- Afternoon Sessions- 1:30pm - 3:30pm
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Advocating for Immigrant Rights
Morning: Advocacy 101: Standing Up for Immigrant Communities
Afternoon: Advocacy 102: Developing Strategies to Win
Morning: Public Messaging for Immigrant Advocates
Afternoon: Winning Media Coverage on Immigrant Issues: Nuts and Bolts
Health & Public Benefits
Morning: Immigrant Eligibility for Public Benefits in California
Afternoon: Gearing Up for 2014: Health Care Reform and Immigrant Communities
Ending Unjust Detentions & Deportations 101
*Please note the order is of the sessions is different for the Los Angeles training.
Morning: Session 1 will provide an overview of terminology, government actors involved in the detention and deportation system, and the loss of due process for immigrants in detention and those in deportation proceedings.
Afternoon: Session 2 will examine the intersection of immigration law and the criminal justice system. Participants will learn about the unfair laws that have led to this merger of systems as well as the federal programs that have been implemented.