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Tip Sheet: Outreach to Faith-Based Organizations During COVID-19

Author(s): NRC-RIM
Date: March 22, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This resource includes tips for connecting and collaborating with faith-based organizations during the COVID-19 pandemic, including identifying organizations, outreach, and building a relationship.
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Tip Sheet: What to Expect from an Interpreter: Communicating Effectively with Your Child’s School

Author(s): National Accreditation of Educational Translators and Interpreters of Spoken Languages
Date: March 20, 2021
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Education, Interpretation
Self-advocacy is an essential skill among bilingual families. In education, professional interpreters/translators support families with communication to ensure that they can protect their own rights and lift their own voices. This tip sheet (available in 13 languages) describe the basic knowledge and skills that families should expect from professional interpreters/translators in education, and a list …

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Tip Sheet: What is the Public Charge Standard?

Author(s): CLINIC
Date: March 18, 2021
Topic(s): Immigration Legal Needs
Subtopic(s): Adjustment of Status
On March 9, 2021, all enforcement of the DHS Public Charge rule ended, and the agency discontinued use of Form I-944. The agency also removed the rule from the Code of Federal Regulations. It is now reinstating the 1999 interim guidance on public charge. This FAQ answers common questions on the Public Charge standard that …

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Tip Sheet: COVID-19 Vaccine Fact Sheet

Author(s): International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Date: March 9, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This fact sheet, developed by International Rescue Committee, contains information on COVID-19 in 14 languages. This fact sheet does not contain logos, organizations are able to add their own image in order to customize the document. This document is available in Arabic,  Burmese and Karen, Dari and Pashto, French and Swahili , Kinyarwanda and Lingala, Nepali,  Spanish, Tigrinya, and Ukrainian and Russian.
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Tip Sheet: COVID-19 Vaccines

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), NRC-RIM
Date: March 3, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
These multilingual fact sheets were developed by the CDC, then translated by NRC-RIM. Translations were completed by professional translators and went through a rigorous review process that involved linguists as well as people in the target communities. The fact sheets use text and images to explain what vaccines are, that they are effective and safe, …

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Tip Sheet: How to Safely Breastfeed If You Have COVID-19

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: January 27, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19, Sexual and Reproductive Health
This resource offers tips on how to safely breastfeed if you have COVID-19, including choosing to breastfeed, choosing to pump or express milk by hand, and breastfeeding if you are separated from your newborn baby.  
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Tip Sheet: Keep Your Baby Healthy and Safe: Take These Steps During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: January 27, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19, Sexual and Reproductive Health
This tip sheet lists steps to take to protect infants during the COVID-19 pandemic. Steps include: Do not put a mask or face shield on your baby Babies move frequently. Limit visitors to see your new baby Keep 6 feet between your baby and people who do not live in your household and between your …

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Tip Sheet: Pregnant or just had a baby? Take These Steps to Protect Yourself from COVID-19

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: January 27, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19, Sexual and Reproductive Health
Pregnant and recently pregnant people are more likely to get severely ill from COVID-19 compared to people who are not pregnant. This tip sheet offers information on how to protect yourself from COVID-19 if you are pregnant or recently had a baby, particularly if you are not fully vaccinated. Suggestions include receiving the COVID-19 vaccine …

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Tip Sheet: A Checklist for COVID-19 Vaccine Roll-out among Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants

Author(s): NRC-RIM
Date: January 13, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This checklist contains actions steps for implementing a COVID-19 vaccine campaign in your community. It includes considerations for community partnerships, cultural and linguistic considerations, and administrative considerations.

Tip Sheet: Help Your Child Learn to Read

Author(s): Colorin Colorado
Date: October 15, 2020
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Education
This tip sheet includes eight tips to improve child literacy and it is available in 16 languages. Tips convey that your children’s teachers are working hard to teach them to read in school and that there are lots of things you can do at home that can help. You can download each tip as a …

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