Legal Issues

Overview of Immigrant Eligibility for Federal Programs

Ukrainians, Russians, and some Afghans are here on "Humanitarian Parole."

We may need to help our districts/schools/teachers understand the term. Here is some information.

  1. Quick "light" version. Start here: A quick news story about how it is currently applied to Ukrainians. (Many Afghans on this too.)

  1. Video explaining Humanitarian Parole (Afghan example) Excellent explaination.

3 . Overview: including pros/cons

4.. Offical site:

5. SIV status:

6. Humanitarian Parole Info:

7. Terms and definitions: Immigrant, Emigrant, Refugee...etc.