Thousands of undocumented families will be reunited. And thousands of children will be prevented from becoming victims of the child welfare system. On the latter instance: "One of the most reliable and extensive information sources is the yearly Child Maltreatment Report by the Children's Bureau, part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration on Children, Youth and…
“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”--Mahatma Gandhi
So what can federal, state and local governments do to protect families from separation? Implement policies that specifically protect…Read More
In Congress, California Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard has proposed legislation that would make it more difficult for local agencies to…Read More
My husband came to this country from Yugoslavia at the age of 6. He was made a permanent resident and his parents are U.S. citizens. I've been with my husband for 20 years he's now 46 and I'm 39. I am a U.S. citizen and so are our 3 children ages 16, 11 and 2. 13 years ago my husband plead…Read More
The Help Separated Families Act will help end the suffering that our broken system causes children and immigrant parents who are torn apart.