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Toolkit: Measures that are Appropriate for Refugee Children and Families 

Author(s): NCTSN
Date: January 1, 2015
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Mental Health and Wellness, Monitoring and Evaluation
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing, Data Collection
This toolkit provides links and information about a variety of tools including checklists, inventories, questionnaires, and reports to address issues that refugee children and families face. Domains referenced include anxiety, attachment, cognition, conduct problems, depression, internalizing and externalizing symptoms, mood, parenting stress, physical health, psychosocial functioning, quality of life, relationships, resettlement stressors, resilience, substance use, …

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Toolkit: Refugee Services Core Stressor Assessment Tool 

Author(s): NCTSN
Date: January 1, 2011
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Mental Health and Wellness, Monitoring and Evaluation
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing, Data Collection
This toolkit provides information about four core stressors that refugees commonly face, and guides users through an assessment of a particular youth or family’s needs. Based on the assessment, tailored recommendations for resources and interventions are generated through this web-based resource developed by the Refugee Trauma and Resilience Center.
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Tip Sheet: Annual Reports

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: November 19, 2010
Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Presenting Data
This tip sheet provides guidance on developing annual reports for your organization, including tips on doing so in a cost-effective way.
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Guide: Monitoring Your SMART Objectives Facilitator’s Guide

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: October 29, 2010
Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation
Subtopic(s): Project Design and M&E Planning
This facilitator’s guide is designed to be used when designing and delivering a training on the basics of monitoring. It can be used on its own to design a full workshop on this topic or adapted into shorter modules to fit your needs.
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Tip Sheet: Report Writing Q&A with ORR

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: October 15, 2010
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Subtopic(s): Presenting Data
This tip sheet shares recommendations on developing strong federal grant reports through a Q&A with ORR Program Analyst Tabassum Siraj.
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Guide: Needs Assessment Training Handbook

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: October 8, 2010
Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation
Subtopic(s): Data Collection
A needs assessment is a way of finding out the most important needs of a certain group of people – your target population. This handbook provides an introduction to designing and conducting needs assessments.
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Tool or Template: ECBO Capacity Assessment

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: February 1, 2010
Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Data Collection
This tool is an organizational capacity assessment for ethnic community-based organizations (ECBOs). You can use it to assess your capacity in the areas of resource development and management; program design, implementation and evaluation; community engagement; coordination implementation; and ethnic leadership development and governance.
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Guide: Reporting Well Resource Booklet

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: August 6, 2009
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Subtopic(s): Presenting Data
This resource booklet provides strategies for communicating with the media about resettlement and integration topics. It is aimed at ethnic community-based organizations (ECBOs) in particular.
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Guide: Group Techniques in Evaluation

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: January 7, 2009
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Subtopic(s): Evaluation and Research
This tip sheet provides guidance on using group techniques as part of evaluation, including group brainstorming, nominal group technique, and ideawriting.