We are a network of community-led visitation programs operating at 55 immigrant prisons and jails in 23 states with over 4,500 visitor volunteers.

We seek to end the isolation and abuse of people in immigration detention by building and strengthening visitation programs. We provide resources, training, and capacity building support to a network of visitation programs across the United States.

Learn more about how to become a volunteer or how to start a visitation program by checking out our visitor volunteer resource page. 

Learn about the core values that are foundational to our visitation programs. 

Sign up to Freedom for Immigrants' Listserv. 

 

 
 

FIND A VISITATION PROGRAM IN YOUR STATE

 
 

ALABAMA    ARIZONA   CALIFORNIA   COLORADO   FLORIDA   

GEORGIA   ILLINOIS  KANSAS   LOUISIANA   

MARYLAND/WASHINGTON D.C. MASSACHUSETTS  

MICHIGAN   MINNESOTA   NEBRASKA  NEW HAMPSHIRE  

NEW JERSEY   NEW MEXICO NEW YORK  

OHIO   PENNSYLVANIA  TEXAS WASHINGTON   WISCONSIN

 

GET INVOLVED

To start a new visitation program, contact Rebecca Merton at RMerton@freedomforimmigrants.org

To become a visitor volunteer, contact Rebecca Merton at RMerton@freedomforimmigrants.org