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County Board of Supervisors’ Approves Temporary Migrant Shelter Site
January 29, 2019

The County Board of Supervisors voted to use a County-owned facility as a temporary migrant shelter to house legal, initially processed asylum-seeking families.

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Pre-vote: CBS 8 | CW San Diego | ABC 10News | KPBS | KPBS Evening Edition | KUSI

Post-vote: Voice of San Diego | KUSI | Fox 5 San Diego | KPBS | NBC San Diego | The Coast News | County News Center | San Diego Union-Tribune | Times of San Diego | San Diego Patch | KUSI | San Diego Metro | Courthouse News | TIME (via Associated Press) | New York Post | KTLA (via AP) | East County Magazine | San Diego CityBeat


Consider It - Vox Media

There’s a humanitarian crisis going on at our southern border
January 24, 2019

The SDRRN shelter is featured in this look at how changes in immigration policy are leaving asylum seekers stranded.

Click here to watch the video from Vox Media - Consider It

San Diego Union Tribune

A mile in their shoes: Inside San Diego’s migrant shelter
January 18, 2019

A photo-essay look at the shelter we run as part of the San Diego Rapid Response Network (SDRRN).

Click here to read the San Diego Union Tribune story

New York Times

As Government Pulls Back, Charities Step In to Help Released Migrants
January 14, 2019

NYT visits the SDRRN shelter run by JFS and partners.

Click here to read the New York Times story

San Diego Union Tribune

The border crisis is a humanitarian one. Here are six ways to address it.
January 9, 2019

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San Diego Union Tribune

County Moves to Aid Asylum-Seekers
January 9, 2019

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San Diego Union Tribune

New wall won’t help local agencies picking up federal government
January 9, 2019

Click here to read the San Diego Union-Tribune story

SDRRN

Supervisors Vote to Help Find Temporary Shelter for Asylum Seekers
January 8, 2019

Press coverage regarding this news:
Times of San Diego
East County Magazine
ABC 10
KUSI News
KPBS
KOGO
Courthouse News

New York Times

On the Border, Little Enthusiasm for a Wall: ‘We Have Other Problems That Need Fixing’
January 8, 2019

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Associated Press

Asylum seekers find it’s catch and can’t release fast enough
January 8, 2019

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San Diego Union Tribune

Advocates pressure county supervisors to help asylum seeking families
January 8, 2019

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San Diego Union Tribune

Migrant Youths Still Leaving Custody in Poor Health
January 5, 2019

Click here to read the San Diego Union-Tribune story

SDRRN

City of San Diego Suggests Using Former Juvenile Detention Facility as Migrant Shelter
January 4, 2019

Press coverage regarding this news:
Voice of San Diego
East County Magazine
San Diego Union-Tribune

San Diego Union Tribune

Big Struggle to Shelter Asylum Seekers
December 28, 2018

Click here to read the San Diego Union-Tribune story

ABC 10

Exclusive look inside San Diego shelter for migrant asylum seekers
December 19, 2018

Click here to read the ABC 10 story

NPR

Asylum Seekers Awaiting Court Proceedings Turn To Volunteer Organizations For Help
December 14, 2018

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SDRRN

Resources for Shelter Running Scarce as Capacity Reaches its Limit
December 12, 2018

Press coverage regarding this news:
KPBS
KQED News
LA Times
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Fox 5 San Diego
Fox News
Times of San Diego

San Diego Immigration Advocates Urge Governments for Help with Migrant Crisis
December 6, 2018

Press coverage regarding this news:
CBS 8
The CW San Diego

KQED News

Tijuana's Migrant Caravan Deals with Weather, Illness
November 30, 2018

Click here to read the KQED News story

SDRRN

SD Jewish World

Coming together to help migrant families
November 20, 2018

Click here to read the San Diego Jewish World story

Times of San Diego

Opinion: Refugee Shelter a Typically American Response to Government Mistakes
November 20, 2018

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CNN

SDRRN

San Diego Rapid Response Network Position Statement on Presidential Plan to Block Asylum Seekers
November 9, 2018

Click here to read our statement

CNN

12,800 Children Remain in Government Custody
September 14, 2018

As of this week, there are 12,800 immigrant children being cared for by the Health and Human Services Department. That's the most ever, an HHS spokeswoman confirmed.

Click here to read the CNN story

NPR

In San Diego, A Mother Remains Separated From Her Child

NPR highlighted two SDRRN partners’ (ACLU & JFS) collaborative working relationship on "All Things Considered," in a story about a mother desperate to be reunited with her 3-year-old daughter.

Click here to read the NPR story.




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