Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

Know Your Rights Resources

This page includes key resources and was last updated on September 6, 2017.

**For Updated DACA Information, please visit this page** 

General Immigration

  • How do the latest executive orders impact immigration? - Resource by Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles, summarizing the three immigration executive orders: border security, interior enforcement, and the Muslim ban. Includes resources at the bottom to report immigration fraud and see if you are eligible for immigration relief. 

Hate Incidents


Muslim Ban 

Know Your Rights: Travel

Interior Enforcement/ Sanctuary Cities 

Know Your Rights (AMEMSA Communities)

Know Your Rights Cards

Know Your Rights: Digital Data & Social Media

While crossing the border, border agents may demand access to your digital data or social media. Here are some things to keep in mind. Created by Electric Frontier Foundation.

Know Your Rights: Workplace Immigration Raids

In this current climate, workplace immigration raids have been occuring. We want you to be as protected as possible. 


Updated DACA Resources can be found here

For Legal Help

Advancing Justice - LA’s hotlines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: family, immigration, consumer, public benefits, employment, housing, and civil rights.

English: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356


도움이 필요하십니까?: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ต้องการความช่วยเหลือ: 800.914.9583
Cần sự giúp đỡ: 800.267.7395


Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.