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Parents are Trying to Keep their Kids Safe
February 23, 2017

In a February 22, 2017 article from ABC News, Young Center Director Maria Woltjen challenged the idea that parents who seek to protect their children from extreme violence by sending them to the United States are trafficking their own children. …


Pediatricians Unite for Immigrant Children
February 15, 2017

Today eight national organizations of pediatricians—physicians and researchers—offered their “renewed resolve to do everything we can to care for and protect immigrant children, refugee children, and all children” and asked the federal government to do the same. Their statement highlights …


Doctors Stand with Immigrant Children
January 27, 2017

The American Academy of Pediatrics issued a powerful statement calling upon the Administration to protect children, including those seeking safety in the United States. Dr. Fernando Stein, President of the AAP stated, “The Executive Orders signed [January 25, 2017] are …