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 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 [...]
The Florence Project stands in strong opposition to the “Bipartisan Border Solutions Act” introduced by Senators Kyrsten Sinema and John Cornyn and Representatives Henry Cuellar and Tony Gonzales yesterday. The [...]