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Archived Webinar: A Trauma-Informed Understanding of Mental Health & Psychosocial Support (MHPSS)

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: August 16, 2021
Topic(s): Case Management, Health, Mental Health and Wellness
This webinar uncovers key concepts related to Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) in the context of refugee resettlement service delivery.

Blog Post: Does Self-care Really Matter to My Health or Identity?

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: August 6, 2021
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Self-care and Staff Care
Protecting ourselves from overwhelming stress is similar to staying healthy in general: the familiar advice to eat right, exercise, and maintain good sleep patterns is important to follow. But resilience from stress is also reliant on nurturing our relationships, work life and hobbies, material safety, and values. This blog post offers some tips to help you do this.
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Tip Sheet: Get the Facts. Protect Your Child. Protect Your Community.

Author(s): NRC-RIM
Date: August 4, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This fact sheet provides information about the pediatric COVID-19 vaccine. This information includes that children and youth will be safest when they are vaccinated; that the vaccine also prevents children and youth from getting seriously ill if they do get sick; that vaccines protect against variants like Delta; that vaccinating children and youth protects the …

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Tool or Template: Checklists for Tracking Child Development Milestones

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: July 28, 2021
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Health
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing
How a child plays, learns, speaks, acts, and moves offers important clues about child development. Developmental milestones are things most children can do by a certain age. This series of checklists explains key milestones in several areas of development: social/emotional; language/communication; cognitive (learning, thinking, problem-solving); and movement/physical development. Checklists are available for children aged two, …

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Tip Sheet: Get the Facts: Vaccines for Children and Youth

Author(s): NRC-RIM
Date: July 28, 2021
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This fact sheet explains that children and youth will be safest once vaccinated; that vaccinating children and youth helps protect the whole community; that vaccines are safe, effective, and free; what to expect at a vaccination appointment; and what side effects are possible.

Toolkit: Former Soviet Union Vaccination Communications

Author(s): State of Washington Department of Health
Date: July 15, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
The Washington Department of Health collaborated with community-based partners, local governments, and a communications firm to create accessible resources designed to resonate with people from the Former Soviet Union who are not yet vaccinated. These materials are available online in Russian and Ukrainian and explain how COVID-19 vaccines work, address vaccine myths, and help people …

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Guide: Welcome Booklet for Refugees: Information about COVID-19

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: July 8, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This welcome booklet provides important information to help refugees and their families stay healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic after arriving to the United States. When talking with newly arrived refugees, local refugee health partners and resettlement agency staff should reiterate concepts in the Welcome Booklet and provide them with local and state COVID-19 information and …

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Tool or Template: Social Media Graphics – I Got My COVID-19 Vaccine

Author(s): NRC-RIM
Date: July 7, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
These social media graphics, available in more than 30 languages, are designed to encourage community members to get vaccinated. Profile pictures and picture frames are both available. There are ready-to-use and customizable versions.
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Tip Sheet: Get the Facts: Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine

Author(s): NRC-RIM
Date: July 7, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This fact sheet discusses the rare side effects of the Johnson and Johnson (J&J) vaccine. It explains the blood clot side effect that occurred, that it was extremely rare, that you should watch for certain symptoms after receiving the J&J vaccine, that the J&J vaccine is still safe, and that other vaccine options are available. …

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Blog Post: How to Maintain a Community-Centered Approach While Developing Vaccine Messaging

Author(s): NRC-RIM
Date: June 8, 2021
Topic(s): Community Engagement, Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19, Media and Communications
As COVID-19 vaccination rates plateau, it is vital to put clients at the center of the work. It is critical to hear directly from the community to develop tailored health messaging that is contextualized in the lives of the people with the lived experience. This blog post includes tips for receiving this detailed information and maintaining a community-centered approach while developing vaccine messaging.