The Network was contacted by a city official in Maryland who wanted to know what medical housing services are available for immigrants – including undocumented individuals – in her state.
The Network directed the requestor to a toolkit published by the American Academy of Pediatrics with collaboration from the Network on immigrant child health. Although the toolkit focuses on children’s health, it is a valuable resource for information on services available to all immigrants and contains information pertinent to all states.
The toolkit includes information on topics such as:
The toolkit also addresses other common, non-legal issues that face immigrants and their families, such as diseases or conditions that are more prevalent among immigrant children and communities.