Protecting Children and Families at the Border

Every family deserves to be together and have what they need to be safe and healthy. However, the current federal administration’s cruel practices and policies at the border are tearing families apart. Families are being forced to live in overcrowded spaces and are not given access to basic necessities, like food, water, or a bathroom. Children continue to be forcibly separated from their families. And the trauma that children are experiencing will impact them for a lifetime.

Families crossing the border simply want to make a better life for themselves in a land of freedom and opportunity.

At the Child Care Law Center, we have been contacted by many of our supporters about how to get involved and fight for the rights of these families. Below are a few resources and opportunities from our immigration law partners that support children and their families at the US-Mexican border: