The Protect Yourself from Immigration Raids booklet, produced by CASA of Maryland, and distributed by AFSC, is available in English and Spanish. It is important that everyone know their rights when confronted by immigration authorities.
For more information, contact Sandra Sanchez, Iowa Immigrants Voice Program Director, at SSanchez@afsc.org or 515-274-4851, ext. 11.
Protéjase de las redadas de inmigración es un folleto de ocho páginas que le proporciona a usted una guía sobre cómo responder en caso de una redada, y afirmar sus derechos. Incluye la tarjeta de bolsillo “Mi derecho a guardar silencio”, para presentar a las autoridades en caso de ser detenida(o). Protéjase de las redadas de inmigración, producido por CASA de Maryland, también es conocido como el folleto “Conozca sus derechos”
This 8-page booklet provides you with a useful walk through of how to respond to immigration raids and assert your rights. It includes a “right to remain silent” card. Protect Yourself from ImmigrationRaids, produced by CASA of Maryland, is also known as the “Know Your Rights” booklet.
We’ve been working to organize workshops for immigrant communities in Charlotte and Greensboro about “knowing your rights” in case of immigration raids. We have expanded to include information about Powers of Attorney so that our undocumented neighbors can prepare their affairs in case of detention or deportation. Below are some of the resources we've used in our workshops.
The Healing Justice Program is seeks to change our system of justice from a paradigm of retribution to one of healing and transformative justice that seeks to restore wholeness to individuals and communities.
This new system is informed by Quaker philosophy, by models developed in Indigenous communities and other Communities of Color, and by prisoners and formerly incarcerated individuals and their families.
AFSC is active with Missourians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty and is working for a moratorium on executions in Missouri.
Who we are
AFSC is a Quaker organization devoted to service, development, and peace programs throughout the world. Our work is based on the belief in the worth of every person, and faith in the power of love to overcome violence and injustice. Learn more
Where we work
AFSC has offices around the world. To see a complete list see the Where We Work page.