The temporary injunctions mean immigrant families should continue to access the health care, nutrition, and housing services they need and for which they are legally eligible. CHCF will provide further updates as they become available. For more information, readers can also refer to the Protecting Immigrant Families Campaign, National Immigrant Law Center, and the California Immigrant Policy Center.

This collection highlights the potential impact that the changes to the public charge rule could have on the ability of immigrants to access the health care they need. It also highlights emerging research on the chilling effect that the proposed rule is having on immigrants’ use of health care and other services.