Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc. – Ohio Immigrant and Refugee Rights Center (OIRRC)

Know Your Rights

ABLE provides information and tools necessary to keep families together and stable. We offer educational and legal information to immigrants and refugees at presentations and clinics regarding their rights, available immigration legal services and benefits, and direct legal representation.

The Importance of Knowing Your Rights

Whether you are a U.S. citizen, come from a mixed status family, or have immigrant friends, neighbors or coworkers, now is the time for us to protect one another. There are small things you can do to help keep families together—Know Your Rights! And make sure everyone in our community know their rights too. Download the "Preparing Your Family for Immigration Enforcement" informational packet to the right.

Click the image below to download the "Know Your Rights" card:

Click the image below to download the "Know Your Rights" card:

Click the image below to download the Ohio Harvest Calendar:

Preparing Your Family for
Immigration Enforcement:


The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) has provided the following Know Your Rights information sheets.

Know Your Rights:
If ICE Comes to Your Work Place

Know Your Rights:
If ICE Visits Your Home

Know Your Rights:
If ICE Stops You In Public

Additional Materials

Additional Know Your Rights material is available on the iAmerica website in English, Spanish, Polish, Korean, Tagalog, simplified Chinese, Vietnamese, Khmer, Hindi, and Haitian Creole.