Protection - Know Your Rights

Since the beginning of the Trump administration, our communities have been attacked. Now more than ever, we need to be informed and prepared to fight against the threats that may arise. We are all in this together and together we will fight for protection for ALL! 
Stay tuned to this page for any developments. 
 

Get Involved:It is crucial that a critical mass of individuals engage in efforts to advance justice through compassionate solutions for all immigrants and refugees in the years to come. 
To get involved, connect to one of ICIRR's member organizations, or sign up directly by clicking this link.

Know Your Rights

Organizational Toolkit: 

Event Flyer Template 

Know Your Rights Training Manual  (*For use with KYR Powerpoint)

Know Your Rights Powerpoint Template 

Fraud Protection/Notario Fraud Video (CIRI)

KYR Resources:

Know Your Parental Rights If You Are Arrested by ICE Inside the United States - ENGLISH, SPANISH

Know Your Parental Rights If You Are Separated From Your Children at the Border - ENGLISH, SPANISH

Workplace Raids Resources 

NILC’s What To Do If Immigration Comes to Your Workplace

Legal Aid at Work’s: Employer Guide to ICE-Worksite Enforcement: ENGLISH, SPANISH, CHINESE

Know Your Rights at Work Fact Sheets: ENGLISH, SPANISH, CHINESE

Get Help- Legal Resources

Illinois Immigrant Legal Services Directory- Detailed directory of non-profits offering low-cost legal services with attorneys or authorized legal assistance providers

List of Non-Profit Organizations Authorized to Provide Immigration Services- Quick list of non-profits offering low-cost legal services with attorneys or authorized legal assistance providers

ICIRR Know Your Rights Card - A printable card useful to have on your person should you need to defend your rights

Action Plan - Key information in case you or a family member is detained by ICE agents

Community Mental Health Resources If you are concerned about yourself or your loved ones, seek reliable and trusted legal guidance and/or mental health services from one of the agencies listed below.

 Illinois Childhood Trauma Coalition: Preliminary Messaging to Raise Awareness about the Significant Impact of the Presidential Election on Youth Health and Well-Being

Raise Awareness about the Significant Impact of the Presidential Election on Youth Health and Well-Being

Mental Health Providers in Illinois (List will be updated regularly)Roots to Wellness Resource Guide  (English) | (Spanish)

Community Health - Free Social Services for Low-Income Individuals12 Steps for Psychological First Aid

Map of Community Organizations

ICIRR partner organizations providing info sessions on Know Your Rights. Organizations with a STAR icon are BIA Accredited or have an attorney on staff! 

Lista de organizationes miembros de ICIRR que ofrecen sesiones informativas de Conozca sus Derechos. Organizaciones con el icono de ESTRELLA son acreditadas por immigracion o tienen abogados!