The Post Release Accompaniment Program is a new program that offers the safe release of immigrant detainees at the West County Detention Facility by providing short-term housing, in emergency cases, and transportation to airports or bus stations by willing and giving volunteers. This program was created in response to the increasing number of detainees arriving at WCDF from the border, many of whom are asylum … Continue reading PRAP Volunteer Orientation and More Information!
Hello Visitors, Advocates, and Friends, It is a pleasure to announce the launch of a very exciting project! Today, we are releasing seven audio recordings and videos, featuring the voices of people in immigration detention across California. They are part of our multimedia project, “Detention Stories: Life Inside California’s New Angel Island,” which explores the social and cultural world inside California’s immigration detention centers through … Continue reading Detention Stories: Life Inside California’s New Angel Island
Listen to the Children Pray: Lifting Prayer for the Migrant Children at the Border Thank you to everyone who joined us last Thursday as we demonstrated that the Faith Community stands firmly with immigrant families, refugees and children at the border. It was a wonderful afternoon filled with prayer ribbons, ritual and singing “Our Children Are Sacred, Our Children Are Beautiful”. We had close to … Continue reading Thank You to Everyone Who Joined Our Migrant Children Vigil