English Language Learners / Immigration Resources

Immigration Resources and Information for Families of English Language Learners

MA Immigration and Refugee Coalition
MIRA’s work spans policy analysis, legislative and administrative advocacy, organizing, training and education, and strategic communications.

The Literacy Center
The Literacy Center provides classes, counseling, and support to disadvantaged adults to help them reach self-sufficiency.TLC also provides career counseling, computer training, one-on-one tutoring, and assists people who are preparing to take the U.S. Citizenship exam.  All services are provided at either low or no cost to our students, and no one is ever turned away due to an inability to pay for classes.

USCIS Tools
The United States Citizen and Immigration Services has developed a list of tools to assist families. You can access these resources by clicking the link above or visiting:
https://www.uscis.gov/tools

School Responsibilities to LEP Families
The above materials include information for students and parents, OCR guidance and resources for education officials about their obligations to EL students and LEP parents, and added resources with related information.

Limitations on DHS Immigration Enforcement Actions
In general, DHS has explained that immigration enforcement actions may not occur at or in “sensitive locations.” Click the link above to view these locations and more information about sensitive locations.

Information for Limited English Proficient (LEP) Parents and Guardians andfor Schools and School Districts that Communicate with Them
This fact sheet answers common questions about the rights of parents and guardians who do not speak, listen, read, or write English proficiently because it is not their primary language.

Health Insurance from Refugees Welcome
This page will cover health care and mental health rights and resources for undocumented immigrants in the Greater Boston area.

 


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