KIND Commends Senators’ Call to Send Child Welfare Professionals to the Border

WASHINGTON — Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) applauds Senators Jacky Rosen (D-NV) and Mazie Hirono (D-HI) for their letter yesterday calling upon the Department…...

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Global Priorities for Unaccompanied, Separated Children

Kids In Need of Defense outlines critical needs of children in advance of UNGA....

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Afghan Adjustment Act Would Provide Safety to Afghan Allies and Separated Children

Washington, DC –Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) urges swift passage of a bipartisan bill that would provide lawful permanent resident status and a path…...

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KIND Mourns the Deaths of Two Young Children at U.S.-Mexico Border

KIND President, Wendy Young, releases statement after the recent death of two young migrant children at the U.S.-Mexico border....

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Biden Administration Maintains Firm Commitment to Ending Migrant Protection Protocols

Kids in Need of Defense issues a statement on the Biden Administration's decision to end its use of the 'Remain in Mexico' program...

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Biden Should End MPP, Restore Protections for Migrant Children and Families Following Supreme Court’s MPP Ruling

Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) welcomes today’s Supreme Court ruling to allow the Biden Administration to end the life-endangering Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP), also…...

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KIND Says Texas Tragedy a Clarion Call for Biden Administration to Restore Protections for Migrants

Following news that at least 46 people were found dead in an abandoned tractor-trailer in Texas and more than a dozen others in the truck,…...

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Comunicado de Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) Sobre Decisión de la Corte Suprema de los Estados Unidos Sobre Dobbs vs. Jackson Women’s Health Organization

La decisión hoy por parte de la Corte Suprema de Justicia que elimina un derecho protegido y legal a servicios de salud reproductivos– incluyendo servicios…...

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Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Decision on Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization

Today’s U.S. Supreme Court decision that eliminates a long-protected legal right to comprehensive reproductive health services—including abortion services—impacts all of us at KIND, our staff,…...

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