MiamiHerald / At least 10 babies and toddlers taken away from their parents after crossing the the U.S.-Mexico border are being housed in “tender-age shelters” in Miami-Dade, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz told the Miami Herald on Saturday .
The Florida lawmaker said the children – whose range in age from newborns to 5 year olds – are being sheltered at His House Children’s Home in Miami Gardens and Catholic Charities’ Msgr. Bryan Walsh Children’s Village in Cutler Bay, formerly known as Boys Town.
His House in Miami Gardens is one of two homes in Miami-Dade County that are sheltering migrant children from newborns to 5 year olds, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz said Saturday. The children were separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border, Wasserman Schultz said.