A mother holding her young daughter claiming asylum with two border control agents.
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Up to 200 asylum-seekers, many of them women and children, arrive in Phoenix every day. The IRC, along with partner organizations, is providing emergency assistance to help these families connect with their loved ones in the United States. In the short term, the IRC provides:

The IRC also provides long-term case-management services for asylum-seeking families staying in the Phoenix area.

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Read more about the IRC in Phoenix's work here