May 30, 2018
... by a marked increase in xenophobic rhetoric, stepped up immigration enforcement activities, and other policy developments that effect ...
August 16, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... as well as legal services to seek asylum or appear for immigration court.
According to the administration, hundreds more families ... and what we might expect in the coming months. Join us to stay abreast of this developing situation and learn strategies to support ...
June 20, 2018
... Wednesday of his administration’s "zero tolerance" immigration policy.
More than 2,300 children have been taken from their ...
September 28, 2018
... The new rule would significantly expand the list of benefits immigration officials would consider when determining whether or not an ... housing.
This represents a dramatic change to the U.S. immigration system—government estimates suggest it will affect around 382,000 ...
October 3, 2018
... The rule puts the country on a path towards a profoundly new immigration system — while Congress sits on the sideline. The change could reduce family-based immigration from “lower-income, less educated people in countries like China, ...
Draft changes to the “public charge” rule would put immigration status at risk if an immigrant—or his or her family, including ...
... assistance without fear that doing so will harm their immigration cases. If this rule is finalized, we can no longer offer that ... a green card, extend or change their temporary status in the US.
Key points from the proposed rule
It dramatically changes the ...
December 4, 2018
A proposal from the Trump administration aims to remake immigration policy by expanding the definition of “public charge.” The ... Program (CHIP) for their children, the majority of whom are US citizens.
As we explore in our new brief , Medicaid/CHIP ...
November 5, 2018
... in immigrant families— more than 90 percent of them US citizens—could be disproportionately affected.
The proposed rule ... visas by negatively weighing several factors during the immigration admissions process, including current or potential participation in ...
... incomes in California lack health care coverage, removing immigration status as a barrier to accessing health coverage would help more ...
May 21, 2019
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... Due to a GCIR board meeting, this edition of our Monthly Immigration Policy Call series has been moved to a Tuesday. Future calls will ... and other needed wrap around services.
Please join us for an in-depth conversation with Lindsay Jenkins of the United Nations High ...
... In addition, as Mexico further intensifies and militarizes immigration enforcement at its southern border in response to U.S. pressure, ...
September 12, 2019
... series, The Center for Disaster Philanthropy and Houston Immigration Legal Services Collaborative are hosting a second webinar. The ...
March 14, 2018
... in uncertain times. We’ll talk with funder leaders about policy strategies to stabilize children’s lives. And, we’ll have a chance to talk together about the goals and plans for the Roundtable.
Gina Adams, ...
September 27, 2018
... of Homeland Security would create a harsh new standard for immigration officials to decide whether to let immigrants lawfully in the ... legal entry come and rejoin family. Under the proposed rule, immigration officials could turn away lawfully residing immigrants seeking to ...
Analysis, Funding Recommendations
A summary of some of the more important changes in the proposed "public charge" rule and how CLINIC plans to respond.
An analysis by the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation of how the proposed "public charge" rule overhaul will impact immigrants' health coverage.
An analysis of impact on immigrant hunger of the proposed public charge rule that was posted on the Department of Homeland Security’s website in late September.
An introduction to the research on adverse childhood events (ACEs) and toxic stress, in particular their long-term impact.
January 23, 2019
Join the BeWell Funders' Group to discuss the chilling effect resulting from the current anti-immigrant agenda and alternative models for meeting mental health needs of the immigrant community.