COVID-19 Update

Remote rural communities often lack access to COVID-19 vaccines and tailored information about the virus and about getting vaccinated. It is our priority to change that. Learn more about how FWAF helps farmworkers through the pandemic.

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Immigrant Rights

Right now, three major immigration reforms are the focus of the Farmworkers Association of Florida: the Farm Labor Modernization Act, the American Dream and Promise Act and the US Citizenship Act. What is the latest and how can you help our lobby?

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Heat Stress

In Florida there are no legal standards to protect farmworkers from heat stress. To change that, we work with universities to gather the proof to base legislation on. We also train farmworkers on how to deal with the brutal heat. Did you know that farmworkers are not allowed to bring a water bottle to work?

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Relentless heat endangers Florida farmworkers

In our state there are no legal standards to protect farmworkers from heat stress. To change that, we work with universities to gather the proof …

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Relentless heat endangers Florida farmworkers

In our state there are no legal standards to protect farmworkers from heat stress. To change that, we work with universities to gather the proof …

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Call for Suspension

Farmworker Advocates Call For Suspension of Highly Toxic Pesticide; Advocates from across the country urge EPA to swiftly ban chlorpyrifos citing unacceptable risks to farmworkers …

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