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External Organizations and Helpful Links

A collection of resources, including rights and advocacy information, for DACA and undocumented individuals:

Resources and Scholarship Information

My Undocumented Life - Up-to-date information & resources for undocumented immigrants compiled by and for undocumented and formerly undocumented individuals. http://mydocumentedlife.org/

 

Federal

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services page on how to request deferred action for childhood arrivals (DACA).  http://www.uscis.gov/humanitarian/consideration-deferred-action-childhood-arrivals-daca

 

Legal Assistance/Advocacy

Rights cards from the Immigrant Legal Resource Center  https://www.ilrc.org/red-cards
“Immi” – Online screening tools, legal information and referrals to nonprofit legal services organizations from the Immigration Advocates Network and Pro Bono Net, nonprofit organizations dedicated to justice for low-income immigrants. http://www.immi.org/home/index
“Know Your Rights” Literature & FAQs for students, educators and others
  1. American Immigration Lawyers Association
  2. Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
  3. National Immigration Law Center
  4. National Immigration Project/National Lawyers Guild and CASA
  5. Immigrant Defense Project