Federal and California state laws require that educational personnel protect confidential student records from inadvertent or unlawful disclosure to third parties. Schools and educational institutions must safeguard student records, student data, and any personally-identifiable information. This is also true when the collection and handling of such data is necessary for legitimate educational purposes. Checkout this guide from Immigrants Rising to learn more.
As of May 1, 2022, eligible adults 50 years of age or older can now qualify for full scope Medi-Cal, regardless of immigration status. The California Immigrant Policy Center has created a helpful FAQ. California also plans to include 26-49 year-olds in MediCal expansion, however, the rollout is not scheduled until January 1, 2024. To learn more or to get involved with efforts to move up the rollout date, visit the Health4All campaign.