Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

The Diverse Face of Asians and Pacific Islanders in California (2005)

Asian and Pacific Islander communities are among the fastest growing and most diverse in the United States. The ability to better understand and articulate their complex needs leads to new and improved programs, more effective advocacy, and better lives for Asians and Pacific Islanders.

But information on Asians and Pacific Islanders can be difficult to access and interpret. APALC’s Demographic Profiles compile data on API population, income, poverty, language, and other characteristics, presenting them in a clear, concise manner accessible to community organizations, government agencies, and elected officials.

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For Legal Help

Advancing Justice - LA’s hotlines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: family, immigration, consumer, public benefits, employment, housing, and civil rights.

English: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356
도움이 필요하십니까?: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ต้องการความช่วยเหลือ: 800.914.9583

 

Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.