The resources in this section provide information on important legal considerations that may impact immigrant children and families involved in the child welfare system.
CICW Legal Briefs: The briefs in this series discuss current legal issues and the impact they may have on immigrant children and families in the child welfare system. Our current brief is written by Howard Davidson, Director of the ABA Center on Children and the Law, American Bar Association, and reviews a number of state appellate court decisions that have involved immigration issues in child welfare cases.
SIJS & Immigration Relief: This page provides information on accessing forms of immigration relief for immigrant children involved in the child welfare system.
Additional Legal Resources: This page collects resources from partner agencies that address the intersection of immigration and child welfare.