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Child Tax Credit - Changes Due to ARPA

Learn what changes the American Rescue Plan made to the Child Tax Credit (CTC) in this presentation from Kristin Hartsaw, Program Director of DuPage Federation's Training & Technical Assistance program.

The presentation includes ARPA provision details such as maximum annual increase, credit refundability, advance payments, eligibility requirements and whether the CTC impacts immigration status, and more.

 
 

Immigrant Integration

Public Charge Fact Sheets

Between the Biden administration's decision to drop its litigation defense of the Trump administation's public charge regulation and federal court dismissals of the government's previous appeals, the 2019 Public Charge Rule is no longer in effect.  As a result, the 1999 public charge guidance is now in effect.  Please see below for fact sheet on the 1999 guidance, created by Protecting Immigrant Families Illinois (PIF-IL).

DACA & TheDream Act
"If I Need . . ." Fact Sheets
Webinars

Child Tax Credit (Changes Resulting from ARP) (recorded 006/29/2021)

English

Navigating Public Benefits for Non-Citizens (recorded 02/16/2021)

English

Immigrant Eligibility:  SNAP and Cash Assistance (recorded 02/22/2021)

English

Navigating Health Coverage Options: Immigrant Eligibility (recorded 02/25/2021)

English

Manage My Case (recorded 05/31/2019)

English

Arabic

Polish

Chinese Mandarin

Spanish

Health Benefits for Immigrant Seniors (webinar recording)

 

ABAWD

Temporary Suspension of SNAP Work Requirements

Overview

Able bodied adults without dependents will be limited to the length of time they can receive SNAP benefits.


Download "Overview" to learn:

  • Who is affected

  • How to qualify for increasing the amount of time ABAWDs can receive SNAP benefits

  • What ABAWDs should do

Time Limits

Download "Time Limits" to learn Client action suggestions for:

  • People who are chronically homeless

  • People in drug or alcohol treatment programs

  • People receiving domestic violence services

  • People responsible for the care of an incapacitated person

Exemptions

Certain able bodied adults without dependents are exempt from the work requirement.


Download "Exemptions" to learn:

  • Who qualifies for an exemption

  • How to request an exemption

  • What proof is needed for an exemption

Community Resources

Download "Community Resources" for contact information for community resources that may be able to help with the following:

  • Explain the new rules

  • Determine if you meet an exemption

  • Help you find work or training programs

  • Answer questions

DHS Forms & Information

SNAP Work Requirement - Medical Service Provider Unfit to Work

SNAP Work Requirement - Request for Exemption

SNAP Work Requirement - Request for Exemption (Spanish)

Change in Reporting Requirements

Change in Reporting Requirements (Spanish)

 
 

LARC

Interpreter Training Resources

Ch. 2 - Techniques & Skills

NCIHC - Sight Translation and Written Translation (Guidelines for Health Care Interpreters)

Ch. 2 - Techniques & Skills

Digital.gov for Bilinual Glossaries, Dictionaries, etc.

Ch. 4 - Ethics & Values

National Standards of Practice for Interpreters in Health Care (NCIHC - Sep. 2005)

Ch. 4 - Ethics & Values

National Code of Ethics for Interpreters in Health Care (NCIHC - Jul. 2004)

Ch. 7 - Abuse & Neglect

What Professionals Need to Know (Department on Aging - Rev. 12/19)

Ch. 7 - Abuse & Neglect

Red Flags of Elder Abuse

Ch. 7 - Abuse & Neglect

Manual for Mandated Reporters

Ch. 7 - Abuse & Neglect

The Elder Abuse and Neglect Act

Ch. 7 - Abuse & Neglect

Online Child Abuse Neglect Reporting

Ch. 7 - Abuse & Neglect

Illinois DCFS Online Mandated Reporter Training Course

Ch. 7 - Abuse & Neglect

Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act

Ch. 8 - Educational Setting

National Association of Educational Translators and Interpreters of Spoken Languages Code of Ethics

Ch. 8 - Educational Setting

Video Remote Interpretation – Best Practices for Interpreters in Education

Ch. 8 - Educational Setting

Working with a Professional Interpreter in Education: Guidelines for School Personnel

Ch. 8 - Educational Setting

Information for Limited English Proficient (LEP) Parents and Guardians for Schools and School Districts that Communicate with Them

Ch. 8 - Educational Setting

Communication Tools for English Learner Families – What to Expect from An Interpreter

Ch. 8 - Educational Setting

American Association of Interpreters and Translators in Education

Ch. 8 - Educational Setting

Clearinghouse of Resources for Educational Translators and Interpreters of Spoken Languages

Ch. 8 - Educational Setting

National Association of Educational Translators and Interpreters of Spoken Languages - Blog

Ch. 8 - Educational Setting

Fact Sheet, Ensuring English Learner Students Can Participate Meaningfully and Equally in Educational Programs (Jan. 2015)

Ch. 9 - Human Services & Legal Settings

Code of Ethics and Professional Responsibilities (National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators

Ch. 9 - Human Services & Legal Settings

State Court Interpreter Information FAQs (National Center for State Courts)

Ch. 9 - Human Services & Legal Settings

Resource Guide for Court Interpreters (National Center for State Courts – 06/2019)

Ch. 9 - Human Services & Legal Settings

Qualifications for State Court Interpreters (National Center for State Courts)

Ch. 9 - Human Services & Legal Settings

Written Examination Overview for State Court Interpreter Candidates (National Center for State Courts)

Ch. 9 - Human Services & Legal Settings

Oral Examination Overview for State Court Interpreter Candidates (National Center for State Courts)

Ch. 9 - Human Services & Legal Settings

State Court Interpreter Practice Materials Tip Sheet (National Center for State Courts - 06/2021)

Ch. 9 - Human Services & Legal Settings

AOIC Language Access Program Manual (Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts)

Ch. 9 - Human Services & Legal Settings

Legal Glossaries and Dictionaries (Multiple languages available)

Ch. 9 - Human Services & Legal Settings

State Court Interpreter Additional Practice Materials (National Center for State Courts)

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Ch. 9 - Human Services & Legal Settings

National Association for Judiciary Interpreters and Translators

Ch. 9 - Human Services & Legal Settings

State Courts of Illinois Language Access Information (including dates and locations of testing and training)

Ch. 10 - Health Care Setting

Code of Ethics for Interpreters in Health Care

Ch. 10 - Health Care Setting

Guide to Interpreter Positioning in Health Care Settings (NCIHC – 11/2003)

Ch. 10 - Health Care Setting

The Effect of Memory Training on Interpretation Performance (2016)

Ch. 10 - Health Care Setting

National Council on Interpreting in Health Care (includes national certification information and resources)

Ch. 10 - Health Care Setting

State Court Interpreter Additional Practice Materials (National Center for State Courts)

Ch. 10 - Health Care Setting

National Association for Judiciary Interpreters and Translators

Ch. 10 - Health Care Setting

U.S. National Library of Medicine provides health information in multiple languages

Ch. 10 - Health Care Setting

Centers for Disease Control (CDC) provides resources in languages other than English

 
 

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2019-09-25 - DuPage Co. Residents (65+).