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The California Department of Social Services (CDSS) Refugee Programs Bureau (RPB) is pleased to announce the next State Advisory Council (SAC) meeting which will be joined by the County Refugee Coordinators (CRC). The meeting will be held in conjunction with the CDSS CalWORKs and Refugee Training Academy.

SAC/CRC Joint Meeting
December 8, 2015
8:30 AM – 10 AM
Room Garden- 4
Hyatt Regency Orange County Hotel and Convention Center
11999 Harbor Blvd, Garden Grove, CA 92840
(714) 750-1234

If any ADA accommodations are needed, please contact Lorraine Luna at 916-654-4356. Requests should be made as soon as possible but at least five business days prior to the scheduled meeting.

County Refugee Forums:

Meeting times, dates, and locations are subject to change, please confirm in advance.

  • East Bay – 21st
  • Los Angeles – (bi-monthly 4th Wednesday - Jan.,  Mar., May, Jul., Sep., & Nov.)
  • Orange County – (bi-monthly 1st Thursday - Jan., Mar., May, Jul., Sep., & Nov.)
  • Sacramento – 21st
  • San Diego – 21st ( forum web site )
  • San Francisco – (bi-monthly 2nd Wednesday - Jan., Mar., May, Jul., Sep., & Nov.)
  • Santa Clara – 22nd

See the refugee forums listing  for locations and contact information.  

Other Events...

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) agency holds a variety of external stakeholder events in which information is shared and feedback obtained on USCIS programs and policies. Some events focus on a single issue area while others include a wide variety of subjects. Many of these meetings have call-in numbers or webinar sessions for those stakeholders who can not attend in person. Visit the USCIS' Upcoming National Engagements webpage for a list of upcoming events.