Information about DACA

For the latest information and resources regarding DACA, please visit CUNY’s DACA page with a link to “DACA FAQs.



CUNY Citizenship Now!

It provides free, high quality, and confidential immigration law services to help individuals and families on their path to U.S. citizenship. Our attorneys and paralegals offer one-on-one consultations to assess participants’ eligibility for legal benefits and assist them in applying when qualified. We also coordinate community, educational, and volunteer initiatives to help expand opportunities for New York City’s immigrant population. Contact CUNY Citizenship Now!


The New York Immigration Coalition

It is an umbrella policy and advocacy organization for nearly 200 groups in New York State that work with immigrants and refugees. It is also a leading advocate for immigrant communities on the local, state, and national levels, serving one of the largest and most diverse newcomer populations in the United States.  Contact The New York Immigrant Coalition


United We Dream

It is the largest immigrant youth-led organization in the nation. It runs programs to advocate for access to higher education; stop the deportations of undocumented youth and their parents; and strengthen alliances and support for DREAMers at the intersection of queer and immigrant rights.
Contact United We Dream


New Economy Project

Launched the NYC DREAMer Loan Fund to assist eligible immigrant New Yorkers in applying for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).
Contact New Economy Project


City Bar Justice Center (CBJC)

Immigration Outreach Project hosts presentations and workshops for an array of groups including foreign consulates, local universities, non-profit organizations and churches. It also partners with community-based organizations to host free legal clinics including general immigration and naturalization clinics, and to conduct “Know Your Rights” and “Immigration 101” presentations to the CBOs’ constituents. Partners include the Children’s Aid Society, the Mirabel Sisters School in Washington Heights, and N.I.C.E. in Jackson Heights.  Contact City Bar Justice Center


The Immigration Advocates Network (IAN)

It is a collaborative effort of leading immigrants’ rights organizations designed to increase access to justice for low-income immigrants and strengthen the capacity of organizations serving them. Contact IAN