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Demand for HACES' Services Greater Than Ever

The needs of the community are great and growing as evidenced by the continued increase in clients seeking our immigration and support services.

Excellence In Service Award

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Excellence in Service Award

HACES is honored to be recognized by the Healthcare Foundation of Northern Lake County (HFNLC) with the Excellence in Service Award.

HACES Featured on ABC 7 Chicago and PBS

HACES News

HACES Featured on ABC 7 Chicago and PBS

The needs of the community are great and growing as evidenced by the continued increase in clients seeking our immigration and support services.

New American Initiatice

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New Americans Initiative Civic Empowerment Award

The Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR) presented HACES with the Civic Empowerment Award for its New Americans Initiative (NAI) program.

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Between July 1, 2021 and June 30, 2022 over 21,000 people received information, referrals and immigration support services from HACES!

Our Programs

Legal

Providing legal guidance and counseling through the immigrant processes.

Education

Educating and creating active participants in society for a prosperous community.

Health

Providing healthcare information for healthier members in our community.

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Dreamers renewed their work permits

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Hours volunteered by Parent Mentors in three Waukegan Elementary Schools

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Legal screenings conducted by HACES case managers

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Were connected to public and community benefits, and resources

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People applied for U.S. Citizenship

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Over 17,000 were educated about the efficacy and safety of the COVID Vaccine

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Dreamers renewed their work permits

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Hours volunteered by Parent Mentors in three Waukegan Elementary Schools

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Legal screenings conducted by HACES case managers

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Were connected to public and community benefits, and resources

1

People applied for U.S. Citizenship

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Over 17,000 were educated about the efficacy and safety of the COVID Vaccine

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Success Stories

Luis Perez

New Americans Initiative
“The covered costs of DACA renewal were an incredible opportunity for me, and it lifted a weight off my shoulders as I'm a single father of two young children.”
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Roberto

New Americans Initiative
"Through hard work and dedication, he had his Oath Ceremony on April 5th, 2022. He expressed interest in wanting to help people become US citizens and he joined HACES as a volunteer."
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Rodriguez family

Immigrant Family Resource Program
"The family was forced to move and live with family members after Mr. Rodriguez lost his job because the restaurant he worked at closed. Shortly after, he tested positive for COVID."
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2019-2020 Annual Report

HACES NEWS Annual Report June 2021  |   Author: Alicia Garcia, Director of Programs Dear Friends of HACES, Thank you for taking the time to review

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Rafael

SUCCESS STORY Rafael December 6, 2022   |   Author: Alicia Garcia, Director of Programs “En mi opinión yo siento que la ayuda recibida desde el momento

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Sara

Success Story Sara December 2022   |   Sara, Client of HACES “HACES is the best place where people can receive support, help and services; Thanks to

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