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Tool or Template: Script – Health Care Provider’s Introduction for Working with Telephone/Remote Interpreters

Author(s): RHTAC
Date: December 12, 2011
Topic(s): Case Management, Health
Subtopic(s): Interpretation

This tool is a scripted introduction for working with telephone/remote interpreters. It can be led by the health care provider via the telephone interpreter. The inclusion of an introduction in all interpreted encounters aims to put limited English proficient (LEP) clients at ease and create a situation in which all parties are clear about the …

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Tip Sheet: Documenting Your Casework

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: December 9, 2011
Topic(s): Case Management
Subtopic(s): Case Documentation

This tip sheet provides guidance on effectively documenting your case work as a part of case management.

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Tip Sheet: Increasing Board Involvement

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: September 30, 2011
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Board of Directors

This tip sheet provides guidance for organizations seeking to increase their board members’ engagement in agency activities, fundraising and governance.

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Toolkit: Refugee Children in U.S. Schools: A Toolkit for Teachers and School Personnel

Author(s): BRYCS
Date: September 14, 2011
Topic(s): Children/Youth and Family Services
Subtopic(s): Child Wellbeing, Youth Education, Youth Wellbeing

In collaboration with the Office of Refugee Resettlement, Bridging Refugee Youth and Children’s Services (BRYCS) has developed this toolkit in order to support and assist schools with large numbers of refugee students.  The purpose of this toolkit is to: Facilitate information-sharing among school personnel and others working with refugee children in the schools on a …

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Tip Sheet: Answering Difficult Questions

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: September 9, 2011
Topic(s): Community Engagement
Subtopic(s): Media and Communications

This tip sheet reviews strategies for answering difficult questions, including leading questions and questions to which you don’t know the answers.

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Tip Sheet: Recruiting Motivated and Effective Board Members

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: September 9, 2011
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Board of Directors

This tip sheet provides guidance on recruiting motivated and effective board members, including tips for preparing for recruitment and identifying and vetting potential candidates.

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Guide: Board Development for ECBOs

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: September 1, 2011
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Board of Directors

This booklet is a resource for refugee-serving organizations looking to either create a board of directors or increase the capacity of their current board of directors. It can help you build a better board by providing tips for everything from recruiting diverse members to working through common problems boards face.

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Tip Sheet: ECBO Fundraising Q&A

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: August 26, 2011
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Fundraising

Through an interview with Dr. Wilhelmina Holder of the Women’s Initiative for Self-Empowerment in Minnesota, this tip sheet provides suggestions on successful foundation fundraising.

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Tip Sheet: Connecting to Businesses

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: June 24, 2011
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Partnerships

This tip sheet provides guidance on connecting with local businesses as part of your partnership strategy.

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Tip Sheet: Connecting to Nonprofit Associations and TA Providers

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: June 10, 2011
Topic(s): Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Partnerships

This tip sheet provides guidance on connecting with nonprofit associations as part of your partnership strategy.