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Volunteer researcher working with immigrants and refugees

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Southwest Detroit Immigrant and Refugee Center


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Published 5 months ago

Schedule

Weekday Afternoons

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


Researchers assist legal consultants by finding answers to specific policy or process questions, finding forms online, sometimes making copies or filling out forms for clients. Often it is helpful for the legal consultant and researcher to put their heads together to find the best way to address the concerns that clients bring.

The researcher is part of a team of three at the clinic; each team also has a translator and legal consultant when fully staffed. We divide the day into three shifts; 12-2, 2-4, and 4-7.

The best way to get into volunteering is to visit us for an hour or two during a Wednesday clinic in Southwest Detroit. After you’ve gotten a taste for the clinic setting and filled out a volunteer application, we can get you on the schedule for a future date.

Researchers assist legal consultants by finding answers to specific policy or process questions, finding forms online, sometimes making copies or filling out forms for clients. Often it is helpful for the legal consultant and researcher…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • Language / Cultural Support Available

How to Apply

Follow the link to contact us with your interest.

Follow the link to contact us with your interest.

Location

Southwest Legal Clinic

2826 Bagley Street, Detroit, MI 48216

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