Blog Category: Child, Youth and Family Services

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Resource Round-up: Multilingual Tutorials on Zoom and Other Online Platforms

In the shift to virtual services, including home-based learning, many clients are learning how to use videoconferencing platforms like Zoom for the first time. School districts are using a wide range of these programs to communicate with students and families, while refugee service providers are leveraging them in the course of virtual case management, English language classes, job readiness training, etc.

It can be difficult to find multilingual tutorials on using these platforms. The following videos and other materials may be helpful.

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Helping Refugee Children and Parents Cope During the COVID-19 Crisis

This blog post offers tips on how to help families cope during the COVID-19 crisis. Helping children begin to develop coping skills in response to COVID-19 stressors can not only help them get through this volatile time, but also positively manage feelings during uncertain times in the future.

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Job Corps Provides Opportunities for Refugee Young Adults

This blog post was written by Higher Employment Services Technical Assistance and is included as an archived post on the Switchboard blog. Refugee young adults …

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Unaccompanied Children: Factors in Successful Integration

This blog post was written by Bridging Refugee Youth and Children’s Services (BRYCS) and is included as an archived post on the Switchboard blog. Introduction Unaccompanied …

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Overcoming the Financial Challenge of Higher Education

This blog post was written by Bridging Refugee Youth and Children’s Services (BRYCS) and is included as an archived post on the Switchboard blog. Are …

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