Schools Outreach Committee
• Helps students, families, and school personnel connect with community resources, e.g. healthcare, therapeutic support, and tutoring.
• Provides transportation to school events and meetings.
• Offers immigration-related information to parents and school personnel.
• Advises districts, schools, and educators on immigrant-supportive policies and resources.
At this time, UIDN is working with the Kingston and New Paltz schools. For more information or to help in New Paltz, contact Jo Salas, JoSalas5566@gmail.com, 845-464-8497, 845-255-7716. For Kingston, contact Marjorie Leopold, Marjorie.Leopold@gmail.com, 845-663-3448.
Student in UIDN’s New Paltz program, Reading Together.
Ulster County has a number of free or relatively low-cost programs that offer child care, learning supports, summer fun, and more. They welcome families regardless of documentation. Get the list here.
Get general education-related resources, ways to support immigrant students, tips for paying for college, and more, here.
For information on English language learning for adults, go here.