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Ensuring Humane and Orderly Processing of Unaccompanied Children at the U.S.-Mexico Border

January 6, 2023

As the Biden Administration prepares to end the use of Title 42 expulsions, it must refrain from any actions that restrict access to humanitarian protection in the United States. In preparation for the end of the policy, the Administration can and should adopt the below recommendations on an immediate and…

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CAM Affidavit of Relationship Fact Sheet

February 2, 2023

For more information on the Central American Minors (CAM) program, who can file, and the CAM Hotline, view this helpful fact sheet created by KIND…

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CAM Application Information Sheet

February 2, 2023

CAM, or the Central American Minors Program, provides qualifying parents and legal guardians in the United States who are in certain immigration categories an opportunity…

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CAM Application Checklist

February 2, 2023

Please use this checklist to confirm you have all the necessary documents and information for your CAM application. The CAM application cannot be completed without…

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CAM Application Contact List

February 2, 2023

The CAM process involves multiple steps and actors. This Contact List is designed to help you figure out which organization to contact and when.

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CAM Application Program Process Map

February 2, 2023

This chart will help you understand the CAM Application Process, which has many steps and involves multiple actors. Visit our CAM website to learn more.

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Stay Informed: 118th Congress Policy Tracker

February 1, 2023

Find important bills and policies introduced during the 118th Congress that help keep immigrant and refugee children and their families safe.

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Statement for the Record: The Biden Border Crisis: Part I

January 31, 2023

Kids in Need of Defense released a statement for the record ahead of the House Judiciary Committee hearing, the Biden Border Crisis.

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KIND Urges Administration to Act as 57 Unaccompanied Children Discovered by Mexican Authorities

January 27, 2023

Following news that Mexican authorities found 57 unaccompanied children among 67 migrants in a truck traveling north from Guatemala, Kids in Need of Defense (KIND)…

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KIND Calls on New Congress to Protect Unaccompanied Children

January 9, 2023

With immigration reform a political priority for both parties, KIND urges policymakers to work collaboratively to achieve durable solutions that center the needs of children…

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