The Legal Aid Society may help parents complete Designations of Person in Parental Relationship forms.  These allow the parents to name someone to make healthcare and medical decisions for their minor children, in case the parent is detained/deported (or is otherwise unavailable).

If there are any parents who are interested, please have the parent or their contact person at the school email Hassan Shafiqullah (HHShafiqullah@legal-aid.orgthe following information:

– Full name

– Phone number

– Email or mailing address (so that we can send them a confirming email or letter with the location and their appointment time)

– Best language

If you have further questions, please contact the Legal Aid Society at 212-577-3300 or Hasan Shafiqullah at