Sep 29, 2022
At their annual awards dinner on September 27th, Long Island Jobs with Justice honored the Long Island Immigration Clinic. Long Island Immigration Clinic is a pro se clinic whose mission is to assist Long Island immigrants with their asylum cases. It is located on the campus of the Sisters of St. Joseph in Brentwood, New York and is under the directorship of Sister Janet Kinney, CSJ. In its six months of operation, LIIC has received over 180 inquiries or referrals, completed over 50 consultations, filed 19 asylum apps and assisted 43 immigrants with their asylum apps. It has also trained 60 volunteers to work at the clinic.