Making Policy Public
July 4
A program of the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP)

2015 Policy Briefs

1. Immigrants’ Healthcare Rights in NYC
New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC)

This poster will help immigrants understand and exercise their healthcare rights, including information on accessing care, which immigration statuses qualify for which benefits, and how to best use newly acquired health insurance.

2. Helping Migrant Farmworkers Navigate Income Taxes
The Pennsylvania Farmworker Project (PFP)

This poster will break down the basics of the U.S tax system for migrant farmworkers, providing information on tax obligations and the benefits of filing, when and how to file, and how to navigate tax preparation services.

3. Protecting Tenants’ Rights to Their Families’ Affordable Homes
Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A

This poster will explain succession rights for tenants of rent-stabilized homes and Mitchell-Lama co-ops.

4. Worker Cooperatives: What Are They And How Do They Work?
Center for Family Life

This poster will explain worker cooperatives—what they are and how to start one.