The U.S. is experiencing a dramatic increase in the number of unaccompanied children arriving on the southern border, gaining humanitarian and political attention and challenging federal and state resources and management. As of June 14, 2014, more than 52,000 children have been apprehended, a doubling of arrivals compared to last year….
Table of Contents:
– Trends in Arrivals
– An Overview of the Federal Unaccompanied Alien Minor (UAC) Program
– Federal Budget Proposals
– Benefit Eligibility for Unaccompanied Migrant Children
– Additional Resources