Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

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The English Learner demand letter to State Superintendent Torlakson and State Board of Education President Kirst from APALC, ACLU of California, and Latham & Watkins
Opportunity Lost: The Widespread Denial of Services to California English Learner Students A report by: ACLU of California & Asian Pacific American Legal Center January 2013  
Dramatic growth in the nation’s Asian American and Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (NHPI) populations is occurring throughout the country. In states like California, New York, and Hawai’i, large Asian American and NHPI communities established around the turn of the century continue to grow.



Our helplines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: discrimination, family, immigration, public benefits, employment, housing, and civil rights. 

English: 888.349.9695
中文: 800.520.2356
한글: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ภาษาไทย: 800.914.9583
Tiếng Việt: 714.477.2958


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.