Beyond Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals: What other forms of immigration relief may be available to Latinas?
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) is granted on a case‐by‐case basis and not all undocumented youth will be eligible to qualify. It is estimated that of the 1.7 million eligible for DACA, another 2.7 million immigrant youth are not. Those who do not quality for DACA may have questions regarding other forms of immigration relief. While Deferred Action is one type of relief for undocumented immigrants, it is certainly not the only type of relief. This fact sheet explains the other options that may be available to undocumented immigrants.(October 2012)