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Video: Refugees @ Work 2.0

Author(s): International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Date: November 24, 2020
Topic(s): Employment
Subtopic(s): Career Advancement, Job Development, Job Readiness
This six-part video series covers common employment-related skills such as answering customer questions, giving an elevator pitch, interview skills, professional communication, talking to your employer, reading customers, and customer service. 
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Video: Refugee School Impact (RSIG) Series

Author(s): Catholic Charities, U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB)
Date: November 2, 2020
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Education, Child and Youth Wellbeing
This video series provides information to support refugee parents as they learn about the public school system in the United States. Topics include: Community Involvement, Supporting Remote Learning, COVID-19 and Hygiene, Bullying, Student Progress & Discipline, and Introduction to Public Schools.

Toolkit: My Body. My Health: A Health Education Toolkit

Author(s): Centre for Culture, Ethnicity, and Health
Date: October 19, 2020
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Food Security and Nutrition
This toolkit includes a series of five educational presentations to help organizations deliver health information to women from migrant and refugee backgrounds. Topics covered include: health checks, good food for good health, move more sit less, how to feel more positive in life, and the importance of vitamin D. Each PowerPoint presentation is available to download …

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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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Video: Navigating Chromebook Usage

Author(s): HIAS
Date: October 8, 2020
Topic(s): Adult Education, Digital Inclusion
This video series includes 11 short videos in seven languages, covering topics such as how to navigate Chromebook settings, use the keyboard and trackpad, how to conduct Google searches, use Gmail, find Chromebook apps, changing the computer language, and more.
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Tip Sheet: 10 Things You Can Do to Manage Your COVID-19 Symptoms at Home

Author(s): U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: September 20, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This tip sheet provides information on what to do if you have possible or confirmed COVID-19. The tips are: Stay home from work and school. And stay away from other public places. If you must go out, avoid using any kind of public transportation, ridesharing, or taxis. Monitor your symptoms carefully. If your symptoms get …

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Video: Digital Literacy Series

Author(s): International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Date: July 17, 2020
Topic(s): Digital Inclusion
This five-part video series covers topics such as smartphone basics and using the internet; how to use Zoom; understanding accounts, logins, and passwords; using an email account; and sharing your screen. 

Video: Financial Capabilities

Author(s): International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Date: July 10, 2020
Topic(s): Financial Capabilities
This three-part video series covers financial resilience and credit, setting up online banking, and filing taxes online. 
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Video: COVID-19 Testing FAQs

Author(s): RefugeeResponse
Date: July 7, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This video answers questions about COVID-19 testing, such as: If I am not sick, why do I need a test? I have heard doctors are injecting people with COVID-19; is this true? I have heard the test is very painful; what can I expect? How much does it cost? Will my insurance pay for this? …

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Video: Why and How You Should Wear a Face Mask During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Author(s): RefugeeResponse
Date: June 22, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
As restrictions on our communities are lifted from COVID-19 shutdowns it is more important than ever to not only wear a cover on your face, but to know how to use face masks properly.