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Public Benefits Training Series: Immigrant Eligibility for Public Benefits Session

Wednesday October 09

  • By: D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    D.C. Bar Conference Center
    1101 K Street NW
    First Floor
    Washington, DC
  • Contact:
    Shannon Redd
    D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program
    202-737-3360, ext. 3293
  • Website:

Eligibility for public benefits for non-citizens is complicated. Su Sie Ju and Allison Miles-Lee (Bread for the City) will provide an introductory overview of immigrant eligiblity for DC and federal public benefits programs. Anna Priddy (Whitman-Walker Health), an experienced immigration attorney, will provide an overview of common immigration statuses for DC area residents and the public charge ground of inadmissibility.

This training session is appropriate for all members of the community and is offered free of charge. Please click here to register.

Please note that lunch will not be provided. Please feel free to bring your lunch with you.

This training session is sponsored by the D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program, Bread for the City, Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, Legal Counsel for the Elderly, Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless, and Whitman-Walker Health.


Thanks to PBN Sponsors:

  • ALM

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