Author Archives: Ferchil Ramos

COVID-19: Know Your Rights Resources

Employee Rights Navigate your rights and access unemployment benefits through the Employment Development Department (EDD) Disability Insurance Undocumented Workers’ Employment Rights Families First Coronavirus Response Act California Governor’s COVID-19 Business & Economic Development Website COVID-19 Business & Economic Development Website….

Together, We the People will persevere.

Together, We the People will persevere. Beginning Monday, March 16, the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLU-SDIC) implemented a work from home protocol for all staff in our San Diego and El Centro offices to help slow the…

ACLU-SDIC Annual Meeting & Board Elections Postponed

In light of the growing public health risk posed by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties has postponed our Annual Membership Meeting and Board Elections, currently scheduled for March 17 at St Paul’s Episcopal…

ACLU-CA Response to School District Closures

As schools across California close in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, we urge them to take all measures possible to minimize the impact on their communities and, in particular, proactively support their most vulnerable and under-resourced students. When schools close,…

ACLU: Authorities Must Develop COVID-19 Prevention and Management Plan for Local Jails, Prisons, Juvenile Hall Facilities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 12, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org ACLU: Authorities Must Develop COVID-19 Prevention and Management Plan for Local Jails, Prisons, Juvenile Hall Facilities Letters to Local Officials…