A parish opens its doors to asylees Monsy Alvarado , Staff Writer, @MonsyAlvarado8:14 a.m. ET April 1, 2017 The Lighthouse provides housing to asylees coming out of immigration detention. The […]
With increased need comes increased costs. First Friends of New Jersey and New York is in need of your financial support this year more than ever! One way to help is […]
First Friends is happy to announce the opening of the Lighthouse at the Church of the Incarnation which will provide temporary housing for post-release individuals (immigrants released from detention) who […]
SUPPORTING IMMIGRANTS AT A TIME OF CRISIS A PUBLIC EDUCATIONAL MEETING FOR THOSE WHO WANT TO HELP Legal Issues; The Realities of Detention, Strategies for Advocacy and Protection IMMIGRATION: THE […]
Americans feel safe whatever political party they choose to join, they feel safe when they protest a government policy or action. That is not the way in many countries of […]
Watch this short video below about the work of First Friends. Read more about our organization. Then, join us in supporting immigration detainees!
Please join First Friends of NJ & NY to hear stories of refuge and migration with guest performer, Judith Sloan. Judith is an actress, writer, and audio artist/radio producer whose work […]