On September 5, 2017, the current administration rescinded the memo that had established the DACA program. Together with Lurie Children's Hospital and our community partners, we've assembled resources and information for DACA recipients regarding their rights, understanding and coping with stress related to the rescission of DACA, and where impacted families and youth can find help.
Quick links on childhood trauma and coping with crisis situations
Materials to explain the unique stresses undocumented youth face, as well as strategies and resources for adults that work with this population.
A listing of information sessions being held in September and October 2017 and clarifying information for DACA recipients from legal protection partners.
A Facebook live event addressing the potential repeal of DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), including a Q&A session with a panel of experts.
Workbook and facilitator's guide from Boston Medical Center on preparing a family preparedness plan.
Stress Related to Immigration Status in Students: A Brief Guide for Schools and Healing & Resilience: An Activity Book for Latino Children Impacted by Deportation.