Employment Legal Resources

Migrant Legal Action Program (MLAP) works to enforce rights and to improve public policies affecting farm workers’ working and housing conditions, education, health, nutrition, and general welfare.

The mission of the Department of Labor (English only) is to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners, job seekers, and retirees of the United States; improve working conditions; advance opportunities for profitable employment; and assure work-related benefits and rights. Some handouts from this English site are available in Spanish at Español | U.S. Department of Labor ( .

Looking for agricultural work in a specific area? The US Department of Labor Seasonal Jobs website identifies job opportunities in specific locations for seasonal workers.

Improving the health of farmworkers and their families is what the National Center for Farmworker Health aims to provide. This not-for-profit corporation is Texas-based and helps to provide information and services to families as well as to the community and migrant health centers nationwide that support farmworker health.