Know Your Rights

For People Working with Immigrant Families:

The Protecting Immigrant Families (PIF) Campaign is dedicated to providing community-facing materials on public charge to better equip immigrants with what they need to know to make the best decision for themselves and for their families. More materials for service providers and advocates can be found at our Special Resources Page

Public Charge: Does this apply to me?  February 14, 2020*
(How public charge will impact you based on your immigration status, and what you should do – PIF)

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS! Public Charge Messages for Community Members February 14, 2020*
(Top messages to share with immigrant communities on the recent changes to public charge – PIF)

Should I Keep My Kids Enrolled in Health & Nutrition Programs? February 14, 2020*
(Use this guide to help answer commonly asked questions about how to make good decisions for your family and their health – PIF)

You Have Rights – Protect Your Health
(An overview for mixed-status families when it comes to going to the doctor or enrolling in health insurance – PIF)

10 Facts About Access to Health Insurance for Immigrants and Their Families
(The ACA marketplace open enrollment period presents a great opportunity make sure immigrants and their families understand what recent threats mean for them as they seek health coverage. – CLASP, NILC, and NHeLP)

Immigrant Sponsors and Public Benefits February 3, 2020*
(Frequently asked questions on access to public benefits for immigrants with sponsors – PIF)


Resources in Languages Other than English

Public Charge: Does this apply to me? February 14, 2020*
Spanish | More translations coming soon

Should I Keep My Kids Enrolled in Health & Nutrition Programs? February 14, 2020*
Spanish | More translations coming soon

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS! Public Charge Messages for Community Members February 14, 2020*
Spanish | More translations coming soon