Resources Regarding Labor:
National Labor Relations Board
NLRB protects the right to form a union. Employees, employers and unions can file charges alleging illegal behavior, or file petitions seeking an election regarding union representation.
Department of Labor-Employment Law Guide
Information about Wages and Hours Worked: Minimum Wage and Overtime Pay. For questions, call the New York State Department of Labor (212) 775 3880 or Department of Labor Division of Immigrant Policies and Affairs (212) 775-3665
New Jersey Division of Wage and Hour Compliance
Call for wage and hour compliance inquiries.
Resources Regarding Immigration:
National Lawyers’ Guild Immigration Project
The National Immigration Project (NIPNLG) is a national non-profit that provides legal and technical support to immigrant communities, legal practitioners, and all advocates seeking to advance the rights of noncitizens
CUNY Citizenship Now!
CUNY Citizenship Now! provides free, high quality, and confidential immigration law services to help individuals and families on their path to U.S. citizenship.
City Bar Justice Center
The Immigrant Justice projects help immigrants in a variety of ways, including assisting with domestic violence and human trafficking cases, obtaining asylum-related benefits for refugees and providing information about immigrant rights
Services the immigration hotline provides are benefits counseling, immigration services, interpretation and translation services, labor rights and laws services, and legal services.
Families for Freedom
Multi-ethnic network by, and for, immigrants facing deportation, and their families.
Resources Regarding Encounters with Police:
Civilian Complaint Review Board
To file a police misconduct complaint, click the above link or call (212) 442-8833
Immigrant Defense Project
Provides information on and analysis on immigration consequences of criminal dispositions but does not provide legal representation to clients.
Resources Regarding Compensation:
Workers Compensation Board in New York State
The New York State Workers' Compensation Board protects the rights of employees and employers by ensuring the proper delivery of benefits to those who are injured or ill, and by promoting compliance with the law.
The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development
Have questions, want to volunteer, need legal support, or want to start a campaign in your workplace or community?
Line Number: 347-829-6748