* Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DREAMers) Can Also Help Immigrant Survivors
This folder contains a description of the importance of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) for immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking, particularly immigrant victims who need access to work authorization and driver's licenses and who are likely to be involved in family court litigation. Here you can access application forms, instructions, and links to information from the Department of Homeland Security and other national organizations on the application process for deferred action and work authorization.
Reasons why Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA, for DREAMer kids) can also provide short-term relief for certain crime victims and their children.
* DEFERRED ACTION FOR CHILDHOOD ARRIVALS (DACA):HOW IS IT HELPFUL FOR IMMIGRANT CRIME & VIOLENCE SURVIVORS (October 9, 2012)
By: Carson Osberg, Rocio Molina, Leslye Orloff, October 9, 2012
In this folder, there are links provided to other resources for more information on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) process and eligibility, including sample workshop and application materials and DACA self-assessment tools. This folder also contains United We Dream, NILC, & Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC) information for DREAMers and educators with DREAMer students! Finally, find information on access to benefits such as health care, driver's licenses, etc. for DACA recipients.
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals and Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents: How These Programs Help Immigrant Crime and Violence Survivors