Immigration

Get fully enrolled for Medi-Cal at free event

May 8, 2024 / By
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On June 8th, 2024 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., a free event will be centered around enrolling residents into Medi-Cal.

DACA fees increased over $100, plus delays in approvals results in negative impacts

April 5, 2024 / By
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Starting this April, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) fees increased by over 100 dollars, which means the previous average cost of a application rose from 495 to 605 dollars.

Immigrant Rights Groups call for action following reports of neglect and systemic failures conditions at GSA detention center

March 21, 2024 / By
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California Collaborative for Immigrant Justice (CCIJ) released a press release regarding a letter they sent out to ICE to stop the increased number of people it chooses to hold in its custody at Golden State Annex (GSA), an immigrant detention center in McFarland, CA, on March 12. 

Sen. Republicans Propose Bill to Count Only U.S. Citizens in 2030 Census, Stirring Debate on Representation and Immigration Policy

February 9, 2024 / By
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Senate Republicans have announced they have introduced a bill that will only require U.S. citizens to be counted in the next census count in 2030.

‘Know Your Rights’ presentation on interactions with law enforcement and ICE to be held in Taft

January 24, 2024 / By

The Rapid Response Network of Kern will host a “Know Your Rights” presentation on what to do when interacting with law enforcement and ICE officers, on February 8 from 6:30 p.m.

Attorney Eduardo Ramirez clears the air on public charge and Medi-Cal

January 16, 2024 / By

In January 2024 California became the first and only state to offer Medi-Cal to all California residents, regardless of immigration status.