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Tip Sheet: The Gift of Language

Author(s): Head Start
Date: June 12, 2015
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Education
For children who are dual language learners or English language learners (ELLs), school readiness and school success are directly tied to mastery of their home language. This handout emphasizes the the importance of maintaining the home language by speaking it with children every day. It answers commonly asked questions about using both English and another …

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Tool or Template: Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT)

Author(s): World Health Organization (WHO)
Date: April 19, 2015
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Substance Misuse
This World Health Organization (WHO)-approved assessment of 10 questions is the most frequently used alcohol screening instrument in the world. Created Professor John B. Saunders, it can be administered orally or as a written self-assessment and it has been translated into 50 languages. Related Tools: The Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) manual contains exercises …

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Video: Introduction to Mental Health

Author(s): The Parent Network of Western NY
Date: February 19, 2015
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing
These 2015 videos are designed to help parents have a conversation about mental health with their children. These videos describe the basics of mental health and provide tips and suggestions on how to start a conversation about mental health. A mental illness is a medical condition that may change a person’s thinking, feeling, mood, ability …

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Tool or Template: Food Service Vocabulary Picture Guide

Author(s): Higher
Date: January 31, 2015
Topic(s): Adult Education, Employment
Subtopic(s): English Language Skills, Job Readiness
These food service vocabulary picture guides were developed by Caritas of Austin, TX and provided to Higher. Service providers can incorporate them into job readiness training, clients can use them to improve their vocational English language skills, and both clients and employers can use them for improving workplace communication. They are laid out in a …

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Tool or Template: Hotel Housekeeping Vocabulary Picture Guide

Author(s): Higher
Date: January 31, 2015
Topic(s): Adult Education, Employment
Subtopic(s): English Language Skills, Job Readiness
These housekeeping vocabulary picture guides were developed by Caritas of Austin, TX and provided to Higher. Service providers can incorporate them into job readiness training, clients can use them to improve their vocational English language skills, and both clients and employers can use them for improving workplace communication. They are laid out in a half-page …

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Tool or Template: Keep Taking Your Tuberculosis (TB) Medicine

Author(s): State of Massachusetts Department of Health
Date: December 1, 2014
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Tuberculosis
This editable template provides information about following a TB treatment regimen and makes suggestions to improve treatment adherence. The healthcare provider can fill in details about the next doctor’s appointment. A checklist is also included to encourage patients to take their TB medication at a consistent time, using reminders, and getting support from others. 
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Tool or Template: How to Take Your Tuberculosis (TB) Medicine

Author(s): State of Massachusetts Department of Health
Date: December 1, 2014
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Tuberculosis
This editable template provides instructions for taking TB medications. The healthcare provider can fill in details about the medication schedule, dosage, and contact information. The template also includes instructions to stop taking TB medicine and call your doctor right away if you don’t feel normal.
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Poster: You Have Tuberculosis/TB Infection (A Type of TB)

Author(s): State of Massachusetts Department of Health
Date: December 1, 2014
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Tuberculosis
This illustrated poster offers information to individuals who test positive for latent TB infection and stresses the importance of taking medicine for TB infection. It also explains that TB infection can turn into TB disease, and that people who become sick with TB disease may experience symptoms such as fever, losing weight, coughing, feeling tired, …

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Poster: You Can Have Tuberculosis (TB) and Feel Healthy

Author(s): State of Massachusetts Department of Health
Date: December 1, 2014
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Tuberculosis
This illustrated poster introduces the concept of having latent tuberculosis (TB) infection and still feeling healthy. It also explains that your doctor can test you for TB infection and that if you have TB infection, your doctor can give you medicine.

Video: Safe Sleep 101

Author(s): State of Ohio Department of Health
Date: June 23, 2014
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Health
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing
This short video, designed for parents, explains why it is safest for babies to follow the ABCs of safe sleep: Alone, on their Back, and in a Crib. Tips relate to sharing the room, not the bed with your baby; ensuring babies sleep on their backs; removing suffocation hazards; and using safety-approved cribs.