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Immigration Legal Services Intern

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Gay Men's Health Crisis | New York, NY
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GMHC is a not-for-profit, data-driven, volunteer-supported, and community-based organization committed to national leadership in the fight against HIV/AIDS. We provide HIV prevention and coordinated care services to people living with or affected by HIV/AIDS in New York City.


The Immigration Legal Intern will support the work of Legal Services by assisting the immigration legal staff in providing high quality immigration legal services. 


The following duties are mandatory requirements of the internship:

·      Manage external inquiries, client intake, triage, client walk-ins, and follow up.

·      Provides administrative support to legal staff providing direct legal services to impacted populations: e.g. answering phones, document client communications and inquiries from third parties, manage calendars, data entry, and other contractual/compliance reporting activities and interdepartmental database maintenance.

·      Conduct legal research, drafting documents, filing, assist legal staff with case management and client follow up.

·      Assist Immigration Team at Citizenship Drives and Workshops offsite (ie. not at GMHC headquarters).


Time Commitment

·      10-12 weeks (school semester)

·      15 hours per week preferred


Education and Certification

Currently enrolled as an undergraduate student.


In addition to the above-listed internship responsibilities and educational requirements, the ideal candidate for this internship possesses most or all of the following:

·      Fluent in Spanish preferred but not required.


How to Apply:

Applicants must:

Email the following to Internships@gmhc.org

·      Resume

·      Cover Letter

·      Internship Application Form


This is an unpaid internship. We will work with students on what their goals are for the internship and can help a student to obtain academic credit for the internship.

GMHC is a not-for-profit, data-driven, volunteer-supported, and community-based organization committed to national leadership in the fight against HIV/AIDS. We provide HIV prevention and coordinated care services to people living…

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How to Apply

Applicants must:

Email the following to Internships@gmhc.org

·      Resume

·      Cover Letter

·      Internship Application Form

Applicants must:

Email the following to Internships@gmhc.org

·      Resume

·      Cover Letter…

Location

307 West 38th Street, New York, NY 10018

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