FSCS success story and Egle Rosales and family.
We offer low-cost assistance for immigration and citizenship legal services. Come see us today for a consultation.
The Clothing Collaborative is moving!
Clothing Collaborative & Refugee Resource Center need clean, new or gently used clothing & shoes for adults & children, toiletries, kitchenware, and bed & bath linens.
Refugee Resettlement
Marie arrived from the D. R. of Congo in 2010 speaking seven languages but no English. Today she is enrolled at CCRI working toward a career in healthcare. Read More>>


Everyone has basic rights--no matter what your status is or who is president.

The change in policies that impact immigrants has left many in fear but some basic things remain the same and that's what your rights are. Learn what they are and how to assert them.

Know Your Rights Resources:  


We partnered with RISD graduate Jason Fujikuni to design these Know Your Rights pamphlets for the community. Download them and spread them far & wide. Available in English, Spanish, & Portuguese.


Research & Reports on Immigrants

We're excited to share Partnership for a New American Economy's release of new research on the Contributions of New AmericansThe Partnership brings together more than 500 Republican, Democratic and Independent mayors and business leaders who support immigration reforms that will help create jobs for Americans today. The Partnership’s members include mayors of more than 35 million people nationwide and business leaders of companies that generate more than $1.5 trillion and employ more than 4 million people across all sectors of the economy.

This state by state report, including data on the foreign-born population in Rhode Island, their tax contributions, their spending power, and their role in Rhode Island’s key industries as leaders and job creators.

We're Hiring!

Maintenance Technician
The Maintenance Technician is a valued member of the DIIRI Facilities team, tasked with keeping our buildings operational and presentable for clients and staff. Application deadline: 8/4/17

Customer Service Representative
The Customer Service Specialist attends to clients, community members, and visitors who come to DIIRI’s South Campus seeking immigration advice and/or other services. Application deadline: 8/4/17

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World Refugee Day 2017

Saturday, June 24, 12 noon - 4 pm
@ Burnside Park, Downtown PVD


So Sorry Folks - the weather this morning forced us to cancel the event to day.

Hope we can re-schedule soon!



Amazon donates to Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island when you sign up with AmazonSmile. 

Thank you to our World Refugee Day Sponsor: Amica Insurance

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