The Florence Immigrant & Refugee Rights Project provides free legal and social services to detained adults and children under threat of deportation.
On any given day
immigrant adults and children are detained in Arizona.
Detained immigrants facing deportation in the U.S. do not have the right to a public defender. Without representation, many will lose their case and get sent back to the conditions they are fleeing. To some, this is a death sentence.
The Florence Project has serious concerns about the Biden administration’s plan to employ so-called “dedicated dockets” to expedite the adjudication of asylum claims for newly arriving families. While on the [...]
21 Legal Services Contractors Call for Restoration of Legal Access Programming in the Immigration Courts We, the undersigned, are nonprofit legal service providers contracted through the government-funded Legal Orientation Program [...]
The Florence Project advocated for hundreds of separated families in 2018. To raise awareness of the emotional impact of this cruel practice, we’ve published a booklet titled "Together." It chronicles [...]