Safe Passage Project Recognized in Latin Post Article: "Immigration Reform News 2014: New York City Offers Public Services Directly to Resettled Undocumented Central American Children."

Safe Passage, September 18, 2014

LOGO FP“New York”s Mayor Bill de Blasio and Commissioner of Immigrant Affairs Nisha Agarwal announced on Tuesday they plan to give direct services to unaccompanied children undergoing deportation proceedings at New York City Immigration Court.Since the middle of August, the Immigration Court has been holding special daily court hearings for the recently arrived child migrants to begin deportation proceedings […] New York”s Public Advocate, Letitia James, along with immigration service organizations, Legal Aid Society, Catholic Charities Community Service, The Door and Safe Passage Project at New York Law School, was quick to realize early on that children would need pro-bono legal assistance and helped create the New York Legal Taskforce.”
Article by Rebecca S. Miles