OutRight formerly known as IGLHRC closed its longstanding asylum documentation program in mid-2007. Country-specific documentation and thematic packets produced as part of that program are now available at: www.asylumlaw.org (select “sexual orientation/sexual minorities & HIV status”). For individual assistance with asylum-related questions, please contact one of the organizations listed below.
United States of America
In San Francisco:
Kevin Lo, Director of Advocacy and Legal Services ORAM - Organization for Refuge, Asylum & Migration
39 Drumm Street, 4th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94111, USA Tel: +1 415 399 1701 Fax: + 1 415 373 9191 ORAM Skype: kevinchunhoilo
Noemi Calonje, Project Director National Center for Lesbian Rights NCLR / Asylum Project
The Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Asylum Program
Tel: 415-543-9444 www.lccr.com/immigration_direct_services_asylum.shtml
Dusty Araujo, Asylum Documentation National Asylum Partnership on Sexual Orientation Heartland Alliance
In New York:
Victoria Neilson, Legal Director Immigration Equality
Jonathan Eoloff, Staff Attorney National Asylum Partnership on Sexual Orientation Midwest Immigrant & Human Rights Center,
Demark Schulze National Immigrants Justice Center
Immigrants Justice asked we provide the following information as a resource:
In February 2018, the Supreme Court made the decision to defer the DACA appeal. While this was a major sigh of relief, Congress still has yet to find a permanent solution to protect DREAMers, which leaves many unanswered questions about their future, including their finances.
To help with this issue, Bankrate.com created a resource that provides five financial moves DREAMers should make to help protect themselves and their future. This guide also includes a printable financial checklist.
You can view the guide here: https://www.bankrate.com/personal-finance/5-financial-moves-dreamers-sho...
Lesbian and Gay Immigration Task Force LEGIT-Vancouver (languages spoken: English, Spanish)
Jill Power The Lesbian and Gay Asylum Team
Tel: +44 20 7654 0686 firstname.lastname@example.org
UK Lesbian & Gay Immigration Group (Formerly: Stonewall Immigration Group)
Gay and Lesbian Immigration Task Force