DACA/Dreamer Information for Gavilan staff
Right now at Gavilan, for faculty and staff:
Scholarships for Undocumented Students from TheDream.US. Applications close March 1st
Gavilan's excellent page to inform students and others about their rights is http://www.gavilan.edu/student/eops/dreamers-ab540-daca/index.php. by Gavilan Dreamers Taskforce
Please Post in your Area:
What do I need to know about the end of DACA
Family Preparedness Plan in English
Work re-verification Not required with DACA CA Driver's Licenses once DACA Expires
Self train on student privacy--staff are prohibited by law from disclosing a student's immigration status if they know it:
FERPA training can be found here: Username password
ACCREDITED Legal help for students and their family members--please let students know:
SIREN--Thursday drop-in free legal counseling in San Jose, scheduled workshops and information sessions; Gilroy Library - Every 3rd Tuesday from 1:00 - 5:00. Flyer in English/ Spanish
Check here for SIREN's Naturalization workshops, Renters' Rights clinics, Know your Rights and Citizenship workshops
SIREN's Youth Squad - youth leaders working to build a strong immigrant and refugee movement. Help spread the word! Meetings are the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month from 5:30 - 7:00 pm at SIREN's San Jose office.
Catholic Charities--legal aid for immigrants; 1st Monday 3:00 - 5:00 at the Gilroy Library. Here's a flyer to post.
Center for Employment Training Immigration and Citizenship Program immigration services and civic engagement for immigrants
International Rescue Committee, San Jose--a variety of immigration services offered
A number of other agencies which offer immigration services and/or legal counseling are found on this page.