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The Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta (the “Diocese”) is providing information about certain publicly available materials. In doing so, the Diocese is not advocating any particular action or course of conduct. Nor is it advocating or adopting the views of or attesting to the factual accuracy of any referenced materials. This listing of materials is not legal advice. Any legal advice should be sought from an attorney.

Legal

American Immigration Law Association
http://www.aila.org/ (resource for finding immigration lawyers in your area)

Access to Law Foundation - Metro Atlanta/Norcross
770-685-1499 help@accesstolawfoundation.org. (Spanish speakers) http://accesstolawfoundation.org/

Latin American Association
https://www.thelaa.org/

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
https://www.ice.gov/

Immigration Service Policy on Sensitive Locations
https://www.ice.gov/doclib/ero-outreach/pdf/10029.2-policy.pdf

Harboring: Overview of the Law by the Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc.
https://cliniclegal.org/sites/default/files/harboring_memo_6-13-13_karen_edit.pdf

Know Your Rights – English – Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
http://pcusa.org/resource/know-your-rights/

Know Your Rights: A Guide to Workplace Rights for Immigrants – Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. https://cliniclegal.org/resources/know-your-rights-workers/

Family Preparedness 

From Immigration Legal Resource Center
(www.ilrc.org) https://www.ilrc.org/sites/default/files/resources/ppf_-_020717_-_final_002.pdf

Family preparedness plan (English)
https://www.ilrc.org/sites/default/files/resources/family_preparedness_plan.pdf

Family preparedness plan Spanish
https://www.ilrc.org/sites/default/files/resources/plan_de_preparacion_familiar_spanish_final.pdf

Individual Preparedness Red Cards
https://www.ilrc.org/red-cards

Other Resources 

Episcopal Migrant Ministries (EMM)
www.episcopalmigrationministries.org/

El Refugio
http://elrefugiostewart.org/

Ser Familia, Inc.
http://serfamilia.org/

Catholic Legal Network
https://cliniclegal.org/

Southern Poverty Law Center
https://www.splcenter.org/news/2017/03/07/splc-launches-pro-bono-project-ensure-detained-immigrants-haveaccess-counsel

Georgia Latino Elected Officials Organization: assist with documentation, voting, etc.
www.galeo.org (or on Facebook: GALEO.org). Phone: 888-544-2536

Family Preparedness Plan from the Immigration Law Resource Center:
https://www.ilrc.org/sites/default/files/resources/ppf_-_020717_-_final_002.pdf

Immigration Service Fact Sheet
https://www.ice.gov/factsheets/287g

American Immigration Lawyers Association: excellent handouts in Spanish and English
http://www.aila.org/advo-media/tools/psas/know-your-rights-handouts-if-ice-visits

Episcopal Church 

Episcopal Diocese

www.edow.org (Mar 2, 2017 - Bishop Budde's comments)

www.diosef.org/

https://bishoprickel.wordpress.com/2017/01/29/president-trumps-executive-order-on-refugees/

http://www.epicenter.org/article/cathedrals-immigration-forum-addresses-immigrant-concerns/

 

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