What's New

Nov 17






The open enrollment period of the ACA (also known as Obamacare) begins Saturday, November 15. 

Nov 13

SEAAs run for office, people over prisons in CA, and warning signs for our communities. 

Nov 5

With only a few weeks before Covered California re-opens for enrollment, the Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC) is excited to release its assessment on the first year of Covered California implementation

Nov 5
SEARAC and the National Korean American Service & Education Consortium (NAKASEC) were joined today by 9 other national Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) organizations in releasing a letter calling on President Obama to meet directly with AAPI community members who live with the threat of deportation every day.
Nov 4

Gearing up for open enrollment, ACTober Day, spotlight on Long Beach, and more...

Sep 15

We have great news!  Because of a groundswell of community support and broad-based advocacy, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) granted Touch Hak a one-year stay of removal! Touch was scheduled to be deported to Cambodia on September 4, 2014, but instead was released from the South Texas Detention Facility last week and allowed to travel home to California to be with his family for one year.

Aug 27

We recently learned that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) may deport Touch Hak to Cambodia by the end of August.  Call: ICE Deputy Director Daniel Ragsdale at 202-732-3000

Aug 18

On Thursday, August 21st at 10:00 AM PST, Representative Mike Honda (D-CA 17) will be holding a press conference in San Jose, CA on his newly introduced All Students Count (ASC) Act! The event will be hosted by Asian Americans for Community Involvement, and will feature speakers including Quyen Dinh, Executive Director of SEARAC, and Dr. Michael Chang, Board Member of Santa Clara County Office of Education.  

Aug 12

National Korean American Service & Education Consortium (NAKASEC), National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum (NAPAWF), and Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC) are asking Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities to stand in solidarity with the children and families under attack by House of Representatives, which most recently voted to deport children back to their deaths.