Public Charge and Immigration Status Community Town Hall

Feb 14, 2019


Welcome to the Public Charge and Immigration Status Community Town Hall event organized by Muir Diablo Occupational Medicine (MDOC). In this impactful event, we aim to shed light on the correlation between immigration status and healthcare access, particularly focusing on the public charge rule that affects many individuals in our community. Join us to engage in an informed discussion about the current immigration policies and their impact on both physical and mental health.

Why is this event crucial?

The immigration status of an individual can have profound implications on their overall well-being, including access to healthcare services, education, and employment opportunities. With the recent changes in immigration policies, it has become increasingly important to address the concerns and provide accurate information to those who may be affected directly or indirectly.

Understanding the Public Charge Rule

The Public Charge rule is a hot topic that has sparked debates and raised questions among immigrant communities. It is crucial to have an in-depth understanding of this rule to comprehend its implications fully. At our Community Town Hall event, we will provide comprehensive information on what the Public Charge rule entails, its criteria, and how it may affect individuals seeking immigration status changes or green cards.

Exploring the Impact on Health and Access to Healthcare

As a health-focused organization, MDOC recognizes the vital role that immigration status plays in determining an individual's access to healthcare. During the town hall, our distinguished panelists, including experienced healthcare providers and legal experts, will shed light on the challenges faced by individuals impacted by the Public Charge rule and offer guidance on how to navigate the healthcare system effectively.

Journeying Towards a Solution

We believe in empowering our community with information, resources, and support. By attending the Public Charge and Immigration Status Community Town Hall, you will gain insights into available assistance programs, legal rights, and advocacy initiatives that can help ease the burdens associated with immigration challenges. Together, we can work towards fostering a healthier, more inclusive community.

Join Us

This event is open to everyone who is interested in understanding the intricate relationship between immigration status, healthcare, and the Public Charge rule. We encourage individuals from all backgrounds to come together and engage in thoughtful conversations, sharing experiences, and potential solutions. Let's unite for change!

Event Details

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  • Entry: Free and open to the public


At Muir Diablo Occupational Medicine, we remain committed to addressing the unique challenges faced by individuals affected by immigration policies. By hosting the Public Charge and Immigration Status Community Town Hall, we strive to foster dialogue, raise awareness, and provide support to our community. Join us for this impactful event, and together, let's make a difference in the lives of those affected by these critical issues.

David Hadyoon
Excited to join this enlightening session on the correlation between immigration status and healthcare access! It's important to understand the impact of the public charge rule on our community. Looking forward to engaging in an informed discussion with fellow attendees. Thank you to MDOC for organizing this informative event!
Nov 12, 2023
Joseph Kursch
Excited for this informative session!
Nov 8, 2023
Michelle Peak
Looking forward to gaining valuable insights at this town hall! 🌟✨
Oct 11, 2023