Immigrants Assistance Center

Becoming an American Citizen
What does it mean to be an American citizen? Show up Friday, July 21 at 10 am at the Immigrants' Assistance Center, 58 Crapo St., New Bedford, and ask the next group of 'green card' holders who'll be taking the Naturalization Oath of Allegiance to the United States of America...
Immigration Forum Thursday In New Bedford
Rev. David Lima describes the immigration debate in the U.S. as being like a tennis match played with a hand grenade. No one is listening to each other, and no progress is being made.
Rev. Lima, the Executive Minister of the Interchurch Council of Greater New Bedford, hopes to shed light on the …
McConaughey’s Wife Becomes Citizen
Just last week, here in New Bedford, local immigrants were sworn in as new citizens. The Immigrants Assistance Center on Crapo St. has been giving guidance and support attaining citizenship. Tonight, Thursday August 6, the IAC is hosting a summer fundraiser at the gardens of the Madeiran Heritage Mu…
Health Connector Director Apologizes For Website Glitches
A news conference Wednesday focusing on the importance of people signing up for the state's "Health Connector" insurance program began with an apology....
Jean Yang, the director of the Health Connector program, is promising a far more workable website this year, but it won&apo…

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