Iowa Immigration Relief Informational Materials

As part of the Administrative Relief Project, we have created a variety of brochures, handouts, and other materials to use at clinics or presentations designed to educate Iowans about immigration relief.  They can be downloaded and printed from the table on this page.

Immigration Relief Presentations
Interactive Community Presentation A PowerPoint Presentation that outlines the basics of the new enforcement priorities, DAPA, and the new DACA, including examples and integrating a screening worksheet. FileInteractive Community Presentation (English)
Informational Community Presentation A PowerPoint Presentation that outlines the basics of the new enforcement priorities, DAPA, and the new DACA. FileInformational Community Presentation (English)
Interactive Volunteer Training Presentation The Interactive Community Presentation including extra "tips" for volunteers. FileInteractive Volunteer Training Presentation (English)
Immigration Relief Presentation Materials
Planning a Presentation Guide Provides step-by-step instructions on how to plan for and give a presentation on immigration relief.  PDF iconPlanning a Presentation Guide (English).pdf
Sample Presentation Brochure Highlights important information to remember before applying for immigration relief.

PDF iconPresentation Brochure (English)
PDF iconPresentation Brochure (Spanish)

Sample Self-Screening Worksheet Asks immigration related questions that help participants and attorneys/accredited BIA Representatives determine a participant's eligibility for immigration relief. PDF iconSelf-Screening Worksheet (English)
 Self-Screening Worksheet (Spanish)
Sample Past Addresses Chart Participants will record past addresses for the DAPA and DACA applications on this Chart in preparation for applying for immigration relief. PDF iconPast Addresses Chart (English)
PDF iconPast Addresses Chart (Spanish)
Sample Iowa Courts Online Check Chart Any criminal history for a participant found using Iowa Courts Online will be recorded on this Chart. PDF iconIowa Courts Online Check Chart (English) 
Iowa Courts Online Check Chart (Spanish)
Iowa Courts Online Key Explains abbreviations used on Iowa Courts Online. PDF iconIowa Courts Online Key (English)
Sample Presentation Flyers We have included examples of the flyer we used to advertise our Immigration Relief Presentations. The sample flyers are in English, Spanish, and French. You should alter the flyers to suit your organization, time, and location. PDF iconPresentation Flyer (English)PDF iconPresentation Flyer (Spanish)PDF icon Presentation Flyer (French)
Immigration Relief Clinic Materials
How to Plan an Immigration Relief Clinic A "how to" Guide for organizations that want to hold an immigration relief clinic. PDF iconHow to Plan an Immigration Relief Clinic(English)
Sample Clinic Volunteer Agreement Explains the volunteers' role and emphasizes the importance of confidentiality. PDF iconClinic Volunteer Agreement (English)
Volunteer Overview General tips for volunteers and an overview of the suggested structure for the clinic. PDF iconVolunteer Overview Handout (English)
Sample Clinic Sign-In Chart Collects basic information about clinic participants for your organization's records.  PDF iconSign-In Chart (English)
Sample Clinic Sign-In Questionnaire Collects basic information about participants including whether or not they have previously filled out a Self-Screening Worksheet. PDF iconSign-In Questionnaire (English)
Sample Self-Screening Worksheet Asks immigration related questions that help participants and attorneys/accredited BIA Representatives determine a participant's eligibility for immigration relief.

 PDF iconSelf-Screening Worksheet (English)
Self-Screening Worksheet (Spanish)

Sample Clinic Past Addresses Chart Participants will record past addresses for the DAPA and DACA applications on this Chart.

PDF iconPast Addresses (English)

Participant Disclaimer Explains the scope of the clinic and the importance of being truthful and candid throughout the clinic. PDF iconParticipant Disclaimer (English)
Sample Clinic Iowa Courts Online Check Chart Any criminal history for a participant found using Iowa Courts Online will be recorded on this Chart.

PDF iconIowa Courts Online Check Chart (English)

Iowa Courts Online Key Explains abbreviations used on Iowa Courts Online. PDF iconIowa Courts Online Key (English)
Sample DACA Application Cover Page Acts as a cover letter to USCIS for participants seeking immigration relief. Contains a table of contents to record evidentiary documents included with the application. PDF iconDACA Application Cover Page (English)
DACA Application Application form that participants must fill out, published by USCIS. PDF iconDACA Application I-821D (English)
DACA Application Instructions Instructions for the DACA Application published by USCIS. PDF iconDACA Application I-821D Instructions (English)
Sample DAPA Application Cover Page Acts as a cover letter to USCIS for participants seeking immigration relief. Contains a table of contents to record evidentiary documents ncluded with the application. PDF iconDAPA Application Cover Page (English)
Employment Authorization Application and Worksheet Employment Authorization Application that participants must fill out, published by USCIS.

PDF iconEmployment Authorization Application I-765 (English)

PDF iconI-765WS (English)

Employment Authorization Application Instructions Instructions for the Employment Authorization Application, published by USCIS. PDF iconEmployment Authorization I-765 Instructions (English)
Sample Post-Clinic Brochure Important information for participants to have after applying for immigration relief. PDF iconPost-Clinic Brochure (English)
Iowa Department of Transportation Warning Provides information on how the Iowa DOT is interacting with DACA and DAPA recipients. PDF iconDOT Warning Handout (English)
Background Information Requests Provides a step-by-step guide to getting background information from various federal agencies. PDF iconBackground Information Requests Guide (English)
Miscellaneous Materials
Iowa Courts Online Guide Provides a step-by-step guide for using Iowa Courts Online to check for any criminal history in Iowa. PDF iconIowa Courts Online Guide (English)
Injunction Flyer Briefly explains the current injunction delaying the new DACA and DAPA.

PDF iconInjunction Flyer (English)PDF iconInjunction Flyer (Spanish)

If you would like editable versions of any of these documents, or if you would like any materials translated into French, Arabic, or Chinese, please e-mail Professor Stella Elias at Stella-Elias@uiowa.edu