Brooklyn community organizations host resource event for asylum seekers

A free resource event was held on Saturday in East New York for recently arrived immigrants and asylum seekers.
The event provided those in need with access to a comprehensive range of services – including food, clothing, legal assistance, housing support, baby items and personal care supplies.
It was hosted by Good Shepherd Services, in partnership with member organizations of the Eastern Brooklyn Emergency Response Collaborative.
Another resource event is being planned on Dec. 15 where the collaborative plans to hand out toys to children.