State Policies & Examples

Resources on this page include example policies and procedures from state and county child welfare agencies across the country regarding services to immigrant children and families. These resources can be used by other states to develop or improve their services to this population.

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Arkansas

      • PROCEDURE XII-A1: DCFS Response to Children of Actual or Suspected Undocumented Immigrants - This procedure is located on page 291 of the Policy & Procedure Manual for the Arkansas Department of Human Services, Division of Children & Family Services. This procedure discusses the supportive services available to undocumented immigrant families and also discusses cases when Special Immigrant Juvenile Status may be pursued for undocumented foster children.

 

California

 
Alameda County

Fresno County

Los Angeles County

Madera County

Monterey County – MOU with Consulate General of Mexico (2007)

Orange County

Placer County – Policy Regarding Mexican Consulate Communication (2010)

Riverside County

Sacramento County – MOU with Consulate General of Mexico (2005)

San Diego County

San Francisco County

Santa Clara County


Colorado


Connecticut


Georgia


Illinois


Minnesota


New Mexico


New York


Oregon


Texas