Immigration Advocates Network (IAN)

Collaborative effort of leading immigrants' rights organizations that provides free, easily accessible and comprehensive online resources and tools.
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Primary geographic focus: NATIONAL
Organization type(s): Research/Policy/Organizing
Acronym or short name: IAN
Tags: Immigration Process

The Immigration Advocates Network (IAN) is a collaborative effort of leading immigrants’ rights organizations designed to increase access to justice for low-income immigrants and strengthen the capacity of organizations serving them. IAN promotes more effective and efficient communication, collaboration, and services among immigration advocates and organizations by providing free, easily accessible and comprehensive online resources and tools.


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New Screening Tool Helps Unauthorized Immigrants Learn About Options

Beth Fertig
January 25, 2017
Based on a study by the Journal on Migration and Human Security, 1.5 million immigrants without authorization may be eligible for legal status.

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Online quiz helps undocumented immigrants find free legal help

Emma Hinchliffe
January 26, 2017
As a result, immigrants can figure out exactly which protections, pathways to citizenship or legal assistance they could be eligible for.

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Immi Helps Immigrants Determine Their Legal Status, Find Resources to Help

Patrick Allan
January 27, 2017
The tool also makes finding help from nonprofit legal experts easy.

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Want to Know How Trump’s Policies Will Actually Impact Undocumented Immigrants? Read This.

Michelle Chen
Nation, The
January 27, 2017
How Trump will target immigrants, and how all of our communities can fight back.

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Every Immigrant Should Know About This Helpful New Online Service

Victor Verdugo
January 31, 2017
The site, which is available in both English and Spanish, allows people to complete an online interview that can then help users determine whether they qualify for a legal path to residency or a protection program.

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Do You Qualify for An Immigration Benefit? Ask immi

Catalina Gonella
NBC News
February 3, 2017
Civil legal aid groups Immigrant Advocates Network and Pro Bono Net have created a new free online program to help people navigate the byzantine immigration process and find out whether they might qualify for visas, legal status or other immigrants benefits.

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These New Online Tools Give Immigrants Cheap Legal Help With Their Cases

Adele Peters
Fast Company
February 3, 2017
An estimated 1.5 million undocumented immigrants may be eligible through legal status but not even realize it.

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Facing High Legal Fees, Immigrants Are Using Web Tools to Apply for Green Cards

Madeleine Wattenbarger
October 23, 2017
Tech services are promising to help undocumented people apply for legal status, but can they deliver?

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