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Dream Resource Center

Dream Resource Center : CHIRLA

CHIRLA

The Dream Resource Center will be closed on the following dates For Summer 2022:

  • Monday, June 20
  • Monday, July 4

 

 Here are the services CHIRLA will provide for our LAMC students:

 

First Time DACA Applicants:

CHIRLA is hosting weekly initial DACA virtual legal clinics on Wednesdays at 3 p.m. where students will learn about Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), requirements, and where we can determine their eligibility. Once you sign up, you will receive an email confirmation with a zoom link to attend our legal clinic, as well as a phone call confirming your participation.

The technological requirements to serve the student effectively are as follows:
  • Access to a smart device, computer, that has access to the internet 
  • Reliable internet connection that works with Zoom
  • Ability to use docusign, adobe ‘sign & fill’, or other electronic signature feature
  • Ability to submit documents via email 
  • Ability to open PDFs with Adobe
 
Please complete the registration form: 
Initial DACA Clinic Registration
 

DACA Renewal Applicants:

Students who require assistance with renewing their current DACA work permit may sign up through the link below. You will then be contacted by a CHIRLA caseworker within 48 hours to begin the process and go over the required documentation for their application. We ask that students have a copy of their past renewal readily available.

Please click here for more information:: 
DACA Renewal Registration
  
 

DACA Funding Opportunities:

CHIRLA can assist students with the $495 DACA fee for those who are community college students in California. In addition, there is funding for individuals who live in the city of Los Angeles. If your are interested, please sign up for our services and inquire when speaking to the CHIRLA staff member.

 

CHIRLA Representative of the Day:

CHIRLA Student Legal Services is launching a new service with our partner schools called CHIRLA Representative of the Day. If students, faculty, and staff would like general information, clarifications, case updates, or resources, students may log into the zoom link and have these matters answered by an attorney or a CHIRLA accredited representative. Students, faculty, and staff can also refer their immediate family members (parents, siblings, and spouses), friends and neighbors to log into the zoom link for quick consultations. This service will be available to all students every Friday from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
 
Please join their virtual counter: 
https://zoom.us/j/99531765011
 

One-on-One Immigration Consultations:

If students are unable to attend any of our virtual legal clinics or want to have their immigration matters discussed in an individual setting, students may sign up for an scheduled virtual legal consultation to speak with an attorney or CHIRLA accredited representative. They may either sign up through the partner school’s website or visit our website at: https://legal.chirla.org/. You must select the school that they attend
 

Contact Us

Campus Center, Lower Level

818-833-3599 - Office Line

LAMC-dreamcenter@laccd.edu

Hours

Currenlty the Dream Resource Center staff is available by appointment for in-person services.  To schedule a meeting, please call us or send us an email.

Monday

8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Tuesday

8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Wednesday

8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Thursday

8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Friday

By appointment only