Dis/Representation/s October event: Immigrants and Refugees with Disabilities

From Office of Neighborhood Involvement: 

Immigrants and Refugees with Disabilities to be topic for November 30th Dis/Representation event

Where: PCC’s Cascade Campus Cascade Hall, Room 209, 705 North Killingsworth Street
When: Thursday, November 30 2017, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Dis/Representation’s “Evolving Disability Discussions” November 30th event will focus on Immigrants and Refugees with Disabilities from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Saara Hirsi and Abdi Mohamed will lead the November discussion. They will address systemic issues of Isolation, Employment, and Education faced by refugees with disabilities. The event is free and open to the public.

The event is at Portland Community College’s Cascade Campus’ Cascade Hall, Room 209, 705 North Killingsworth Street. Accommodations available upon request are: ASL Interpreters, Audio Description, Real-Time Captioning (CART), and Alternate Formats. For accommodation requests, please contact one week in advance to ensure they will be available at disabilityartculture@gmail.com.

For accommodations, transit and parking info, online participation, discussion materials and more, visit http://www. dacphome.org/programs/disrepresentation, or contact the Disability Art and Culture Project at disabilityartculture@gmail.com.

Please note that PCC visitors parking a vehicle are required to purchase and display a permit. Parking costs $2 for two hours. When attending PCC events, please refrain from parking on neighborhood streets.

Dis/Representation is made possible through a grant from the Multnomah County Cultural Coalition and the Oregon Cultural Trust, and our partnership with Portland Community College Disability Services.

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Association of Immigration Lawyers DACA Presentation

You are invited to the presentation of the association of immigration lawyers and discuss information with students and relatives affected by the decision of the trump administration to revoke the DACA program. The Lawyer, Eduardo Herrera, is going to discuss:

1.) what can I do if is removed?
2.) information on work permits

When: Thursday, September 7, 2017, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
Where: Roosevelt school, 6941 n. Central, Portland 97203
(entrance to street n. Ida)

Questions? Call Sylvia Barajas / family support coordinator at Roosevelt School (503) 545-7857.

Usted está invitado a la presentación de la Asociación de Abogados de Inmigración y discutir información con estudiantes y familiares afectados por la decisión de la administración de Trump para revocar el programa de DACA. El abogado, Eduardo Herrera, va a discutir:

1.) Qué puedo hacer si se elimina DACA?
2.) Información sobre permisos de trabajo

Cuando: Jueves, 7 de septiembre 2017, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
Donde: La escuela de Roosevelt, 6941 N. Central, Portland 97203
(Entrada por la calle N. Ida)

Preguntas? Llame a Sylvia Barajas/Coordinadora de Apoyo Familiar de la escuela Roosevelt (503) 545-7857.