We offer friendship and comfort to people in detention and their loved ones. El Refugio means “the refuge” in Spanish, and our home is a refuge of hospitality for those experiencing the system of immigration detention at Stewart Detention Center.

We offer support to families and friends whose loved ones are immigrant detainees at the Stewart Detention Center.
Volunteers visit individuals who are detained, and we accompany guests to Stewart Detention Center.
Volunteers conduct educational outreach to increase awareness of immigration detention and advocate for justice for immigrants.