Making Policy Public
June 3
A program of the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP)

2018 Policy Briefs

1. Civil Rights and Protections for Immigrants at Risk of Deportation
The New York Immigration Coalition

This poster will explain the rights of immigrants living in New York City, focusing on protections available to people who are at risk of deportation.

2. Navigating the Shelter System for Homeless Individuals and Families
The Safety Net Project at the Urban Justice Center

This poster will help people navigate the process of entering NYC's shelter system and the requirements they may have to follow once at the shelter. It will also provide information on how a person denied access to the shelter system can get help.

3. Navigating the Foreclosure Process
The Legal Aid Society - Foreclosure Prevention Unit

This poster will explain the foreclosure process and educate homeowners in NYC about their legal options and opportunities to keep their home.

4. Explaining the Child Welfare System
Brooklyn Defender Services

This poster will help parents involved in the child welfare system in NYC understand their rights and how to advocate for themselves when faced with an Administration of Children's Services (ACS) case.