Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

Leadership Development

Advancing Justice - LA creates a more equitable and harmonious society by developing diverse leaders and through strengthening intergroup relations.

Youth and Parent Leadership Development

The Youth & Parent Leadership Development unit develops the leadership skills of immigrant families. Advancing Justice - LA works with racially diverse youth in Los Angeles and the San Gabriel Valley through the school-based LDIR program, an in-school class for high school students, as well as through after-school programs. Advancing Justice - LA also provides multilingual parent training programs for Asian and Latino immigrants, to help them advocate for their children and their community.

Leadership Development in Intergroup Relations

Leadership Development in Intergroup Relations (LDIR) is a program that works to empower, mobilize and equip multiethnic, multicultural and multi-identity individuals, communities, schools and organizations with awareness, skills and the action steps necessary to foster positive and sustainable intergroup relations for social change. For more information, go to www.ldir.org.

 

"This mural project "Flourishing Together/Floreciendo Juntos" is supported, in part, by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Arts Commission."
 

UPDATE

Disaster Relief Assistance for Immigrants (DRAI)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday - Friday

For more information or to apply to DRAI, please call: 

Chinese (Mandarin/Cantonese)  (213) 241-8872
Khmer  (213) 241-8877
Korean  (213) 241-8873
Tagalog  (213) 241-8874
Thai  (213) 241-8875
Vietnamese  (213) 241-8876
English/Other, Non-Spanish  (213) 241-8880
Spanish/English** (CARECEN)  (213) 315-2659
Spanish/English** (CHIRLA)  (213) 201-8700
 (213) 395-9547

*This list will continue to expand.
** Spanish assistance available through CARECEN & CHIRLA.
***We are experiencing heavier call volume than usual. We highly encourage you to call your native language phone line, the wait time may be shorter. 

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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.