Assemblymember Miguel Santiago, Bet Tzedek, & Glaser Weil to Host Free Family Preparedness Immigration Workshop

Monday, December 4, 2017

(Los Angeles) – On Tuesday, Assemblymember Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles), Bet Tzedek, and Glaser Weil will co-host a free family preparedness immigration workshop in Los Angeles. Numerous topics will be covered and parents will have the opportunity to consult one-on-one with volunteer attorneys to draft Caregiver Affidavits or to even nominate a possible future guardian for their families. These free workshops are designed to inform parents about the steps they need to take to ensure their child’s safety, well-being, and care should they, themselves face removal from the United States.

WHAT:
Free family preparedness immigration workshop in Los Angeles

WHO:
The Office of Assemblymember Miguel Santiago, 53rd District
Bet Tzedek
Glaser Weil

WHEN:
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

WHERE:
Resurrection Church
3324 Opal Street
Los Angeles, CA 90023

RSVP:
(213) 620-4646

TOPICS:

  • Making a Plan of Action for the Care of Children
  • How Caregivers Can Enroll a Child in School and Authorize Medical Treatment
  • The Different Rights and Responsibilities of Formal vs. Informal Caregivers
  • Probate Legal Guardianship as an Option for Caregivers

Assemblymember Miguel Santiago is the Chair of the Assembly’s Communications and Conveyance Committee, and a member of the Assembly’s Education and Health Committees and the California Latino Legislative Caucus. He represents the 53rd District composed of the cities of Los Angeles, Huntington Park, and Vernon.

CONTACT: Jackie.Koenig@asm.ca.gov, (916) 319-2053