Below are resources for any workers who are immigrants or whose family members are immigrants on the central coast
All people in the United States, regardless of immigration status, have certain rights and protections under the U.S. Constitution. The Immigrant Legal Resource Center’s Red Cards help people assert their rights and defend themselves in many situations, such as when ICE agents go to a home. Click the picture or the button below to learn more and download cards that you can print at home.
The Central Coast Immigrant Rights Coalition has created a rapid response network for anybody who is being detained or in imminent danger of being detained. There are resources and a 24/7 hotline that can be called for assistance.
The mission of the Immigrant Legal Defense Center is to provide equal access to justice and due process to indigent immigrants. They educate the community on immigrant issues and can help provide legal representation for detained immigrants.
The Consulate of Mexico offers guidance and assistance to Mexican people detained by immigration authorities, as well as their families, to help them understand their legal situation and monitor respect for their integrity and rights.