DACA first-time applications

Since December 2020, immigrants have been actively applying again for temporary protection from deportation and a renewable work permit that is granted by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. That came to a halt in July 2021 when Judge Hanen ruled that the program violated the law.  

Unfortunately, the process had been slow, and only 1.5% of first-time applications had been approved at that point. Now, they are still waiting. Renewal applications are continuing to be processed in about 3-4 months.  

President Biden is working to get the program unstuck.  He proposed a new rule that would strengthen the program.  It is pending approval now and should be finalized in early 2022.  Get ready now to apply for the first time if you have not already done so.  

How can you apply for DACA?

Are you an immigrant in the U.S. that wants to apply for the benefits and protections granted by the DACA program? First, you must:

If you think you might qualify, reach out to us at 816-895-6363 or send a message to the lawyer through our official Facebook page.

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