Our Children’s Fear: Immigration policy’s effects on young children – CLASP

CLASP researchers talked with parents and early care and education providers in six states with high immigrant populations about the impact of recent immigration policies on young children. Their findings, outlined in this report, show that America’s youngest children are fearful; face increased isolation; have reduced access to early education, healthcare, and nutrition; and are…

Implications of Immigration Enforcement Activities for the Well-Being of Children in Immigrant Families: A review of the literature – Migration Policy Institute

Immigration enforcement activities have changed drastically over the past two decades with more immigration enforcement occurring in the country as opposed to primarily at the borders. These activities impact millions of families. This comprehensive report details the impacts of detention and deportation on children in immigrant families. The Migration Policy Institute and the Urban Institute…