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Promising Practice: COVID-19 Automated Call System

Author(s): Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)
Date: November 20, 2020
Topic(s): Case Management, Health, Safety
Subtopic(s): COVID-19, Emergency Preparedness
The International Institute of Metropolitan St. Louis (IISTL) in Missouri, MN recognized a need to provide state and local COVID-19 information to their clients in eight common languages that were not already available. They repurposed their automated call system to share pre-recorded messages with clients in their primary language and engaged both local and state …

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Poster: Help Protect Yourself and Others in Public Settings

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: October 21, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This multi-lingual poster is a resource for public settings and public transportation encouraging social distancing and wearing masks to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. English Arabic Cape Verdean Creole Chinese (Simplified) French Haitian Creole Hmong Khmer Kinyarwanda Lao Marshallese Portuguese Spanish Swahili

Tip Sheet: 10 Things You Can Do to Manage Your COVID-19 Symptoms at Home

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: September 20, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This fact sheet provides information on what to did if you have possible or confirmed COVID-19. Available in Amharic, Arabic, Burmese, Chinese, Dari, English, Farsi, French, Haitian-Creole, Hmong, Karen, Kinyarwanda,  Korean, Lao, Nepali, Pashto, Portuguese, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tagalog, Tigrinya, Ukrainian, and Vietnamese.
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Archived Webinar: Advancing the Response to COVID-19: Sharing Promising Programs and Practices for Racial and Ethnic Minority Communities

Author(s): Office of Minority Health
Date: September 17, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
On September 17, 2020, the HHS Office of Minority Health (OMH) hosted a virtual symposium to highlight state, tribal, territorial and community-based efforts to address COVID-19 among racial and ethnic minority and American Indian and Alaska Native populations. The Advancing the Response to COVID-19: Sharing Promising Programs and Practices for Racial and Ethnic Minority Communities …

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Video: How to Protect Yourself from COVID-19

Author(s): Church World Service (CWS)
Date: August 14, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
These short informational videos on COVID-19, produced by Church World Service, are recorded by medical professionals and community experts. They range from three to fifteen minutes long, with some languages having additional shorter versions. The following videos are available: Arabic  Arabic – short version Burmese English French Farsi (Dari) Kinyarwanda Nepalese Rohingya Somali Spanish Swahili Swahili …

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

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: August 1, 2020
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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Blog Post: Supporting Refugees and Immigrants to Complete the 2020 Census During COVID-19

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: July 23, 2020
Topic(s): Community Engagement, Digital Inclusion, Immigration Legal Needs
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
On March 3rd, Switchboard hosted a webinar on the 2020 US Census. Since then, many things about the 2020 Census have changed due to COVID-19. This post shares updates and suggestions for Census outreach in the new environment.

Poster: Symptoms of Coronavirus Disease 2019

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: July 23, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This poster presents the symptoms of the novel coronavirus. Symptoms include fever, cough, and shortness of breath, and emergency warning signs include trouble breathing, persistent pain or pressure in the chest, new confusion or not being able to be woken, and bluish lips or face. Available in Amharic, Arabic, Burmese, Cape Verdean Creole, Chuukese, Dari, …

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Archived Webinar: Reopening After COVID-19 Closures: A Conversation Among Refugee Service Providers

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: July 20, 2020
Topic(s): Health, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
Hosted on July 21, 2020, this virtual panel discussion included Tracy Reines, Regional Director, Atlantic/Central Region, IRC; Sarah Peterson, Washington State Refugee Coordinator and Chief of Office, Refugee and Immigrant Assistance; Emily Jentes, Team Lead for the Domestic Program with the Immigrant, Refugee, and Migrant Health Branch, CDC; Michael Kacka, Medical Consultant and South Carolina …

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Podcast: How Can Supervisors and Organizations Support Staff Care?

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: July 6, 2020
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): COVID-19, Self-care
Are you looking to increase staff care programming in your organization? Stream the latest episode of the Switchboard podcast, where Kristen Guskovict, LCSW and Founder of Heart of Aid Work, and Dr. Adeyinka Akinsulure-Smith, Licensed Psychologist and Tenured Professor at the City College of New York, discuss the importance of providing resettlement staff with the …

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