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LOBBY TO PROTECT CHILDREN IN DETENTION

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Show your support toprotect children in detention Attend hearing – Thursday March 21st  Lobby for an independent oversight committee for facilities like Southwest Key Programs Wear you URFC t-shirts if you have them or colors black and red.   BILL WILL BE HEARD AT THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES BLDG. On Thursday March 21st legislative bill SB1247 […]

Advocacy

Good News

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Dear URFC: We have good news on the advocacy front. In Nov 2018, the American Public Health Association (APHA) adopted policy 12 statements one of which addresses family-child separation at the US border. Policy statement  LB-18-12 opposes family-child separation and calls for action by  federal officials, agencies, and contractual partners, to offer culturally competent resources […]