BARHII Response to Proposed Changes to Public Charge Rule
On Saturday, September 22nd, the Department of Homeland Security issued a press release with proposed changes to the rules around Public Charge. BARHII wants every child and family to have a chance to thrive, and our member counties have been concerned about these proposed changes since last year. The hard work of the Bay Area’s public health staff and the quality public health services they provide are essential to creating a society where we all live longer, healthier lives. Click here
to access a list of useful resources for those who are seeking to ensure access to services in this changing policy environment.