Community Walk Know your Rights Packet Materials
Links to learn about immigrant rights:
ILRC Toolkit (6/19/2019)
Somerville Public Schools, extensive list of resources especially for families & children
This link is to an excellent and extensive set of resources from the Immigrant Defense Project: https://www.immigrantdefenseproject.org/raids/
Below are the documents to download and print for a packet for a community walk in your neighborhood. Print one of each in the language you choose. All documents from other sources are directly linked.
Sample Script - short script to explain what’s in the packet
Cover Page (optional, feel free in other neighborhoods to edit with a local contact)
1 Know Your Rights, ACLU Massachusetts (print 1)
2 Posters & Flyers from the Immigrant Defense Project (print 1)
The Immigrant Defense Project Has Downloadable Posters here: Flyer for community members on rights during encounters with ICE in the community (2 pages, available in 16 languages
3 National Immigration Law Center, Know Your Rights at Home and Work (print 1)
3b. Supplement: Community Walk Know your Rights packets Warrants examples Spanish, Portuguese, English (print 1)
4 ILRC Know Your Rights Handouts (print 1)
5 Red Cards (Immigrant Legal Resource Center) (print 1)
Instructions on How to Use Cards (for reference)
6 ILRC Family Preparedness Plan (print 1)
Alternate Resource Boston Medical Center Pediatric Family Preparedness Plan
Family Preparedness Plan Facilitators Guide – Guide for providers helping families to complete the Family Preparedness Plan
Applying for a Passport for Children Under 16-years Old – Guide with information on how to apply and documents needed when applying for a passport for a child or youth younger than 16 years old.
7 Massachusetts Caregivers Affadafit (print 1)
Use this form to designate a legal guardian for a minor child(ren).