This six part video series from the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) covers a variety of health topics specifically for Congolese refugees and it is narrated in Kiswahili. The series includes:
- Introduction to Healthcare in the U.S. explains the role of healthcare providers, preventive care, and health insurance.
- Your Body Before, During and After Pregnancy is a two-part video that describes the female reproductive system, prenatal care, pregnancy, birth, and birth control methods.
- Men Speak: Helping Women Heal is a dramatic skit with two Congolese men talking about the gender-based violence inflicted on their wives before resettlement and moving towards a path of healing.
- Women Speak: Finding Wellness After War is a two-part dramatic skit with Congolese women in a support group talking about the gender-based violence they have experienced and finding strength in each other.
Topic(s): Country Guides, Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Behavioral Healthcare, Grief and Healing, Healthcare, SoT Services
Resource Type: Video
Date: November 15, 2015
Target Audience(s): ORR-Eligible Population, Service Provider