In 2021, over 25% of U.S. children had an immigrant parent. As family scholars and practitioners, it is crucial to grasp the myriad policies currently impacting immigrants to fully support the well-being of children in immigrant families. This webinar will provide valuable insights into key immigration policies and how those policies shape the lives of immigrant families in the U.S. 

Specifically, this webinar will present family scholars and practitioners with an overview of recent trends regarding immigrant families in the U.S. Attendees will be provided with demographic and legal categories of immigrants and insights into family-related policies and how they shape immigrant families’ experiences in the U.S. Information regarding various contexts of immigrant families’ lives, and the policies and practices connected to these contexts will be described, followed by recommendations for how to best work with and support immigrant families within the current policy context. 

Approved for 1.5 CFLE contact hours of continuing education credit.

Webinar date: May 2, 2024

Fee: $31 for NCFR student members / $52 for NCFR members & CFLEs / $94 for nonmembers & non-CFLEs