The public charge rule does not apply to some categories of immigrants who have applied for certain types of immigration relief like U and T visas, VAWA self-petitions, asylees and refugees, and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status. Get answers about exemption categories and find immigration legal help by calling ActionNYC at 1-800-354-0365.
Know Your Rights
If you work PART TIME or FULL TIME at any size business or nonprofit, you have the right to safe and sick leave. Use it for health, or for safety because of domestic violence, unwanted sexual contact, stalking, or human trafficking. Learn more
The Domestic Violence Task Force's second annual report has been published.
ENDGBV's "The Impact of Intimate Partner Violence" is an online training module that builds awareness of the prevalence, forms and impacts of IPV; increases understanding of the complexities of leaving an abusive relationship; and identifies effective practices and resources for supporting people experiencing IPV.