Tomorrow Joe Biden and Kamala Harris become President and Vice President of the United States. For the International Institute of New England, the change in administration is a welcome relief. At IINE, we look forward to working with the new administration in fulfilling its pledge of restoring America as “a nation of laws and a nation of immigrants.” I took the helm at IINE in the run-up to the 2016 election—a challenging time for [...]
After a momentous weekend, our staff returned to work—either virtually or in person—yesterday. Here’s what their Monday looked like: In Boston, a member of the Employment team helped an immigrant client file an application for unemployment. They had been working at a nearby hotel for a number of years before being furloughed and eventually let go due to the pandemic. In Lowell, a member of the Education and Skills Training team made an internal [...]
IINE continues to provide remote services and distance learning classes, and is now offering in-person services by appointment. We are accepting new referrals. To access services, please call one of our offices. To learn more about our work during the COVID-19 crisis, click below.