Public Charge Advocates Resources

Use these resources to learn more about the new public charge rule and share information with your community.

What Advocates Need to Know

Updated following the issuance of the Biden Administration’s final public charge regulation, this two-page overview answers key questions facing advocates for immigrant families.

What Does the Biden Public Charge Regulation Mean for Children?

First Focus has updated their policy brief on the public charge rule. With a focus on the approximately 1-in-4 children in the United States who have an immigrant parent, the brief examines the impact of the public charge policy on children and their families. This excellent background document provides a clear overview of public charge and can be used in PIF partner advocacy and education with policymakers, communicators, and others.