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Mental health problems haunt the undocumented

According to the American Psychological Association, undocumented immigrants can experience depression and anxiety when migrating. They struggle with traumas like the fear of deportation, the effects of racial profiling, and the lack of social support. Without access to mental health services – they’re left to cope on their own.

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A plea to fix Human Trafficking Intervention Courts

Human trafficking is a big problem in New York, and still largely affects areas in the Queens and the Bronx.

9/11 Anniversary: Art therapy aids the sick
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9/11 Anniversary: Art therapy aids the sick

Their art offers them a creative release for the trauma they experienced on that horrific day and the health problems they continue to battle now.