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Tool or Template: Refugee Health Screener-15 (RHS-15) Packet

Author(s): Pathways to Wellness
Date: January 1, 2016
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
The RHS-15 is a tool for screening refugees for emotional distress and mental health. The RHS-15 Packet includes the RHS-15 tool, background on the tool’s development, and guidelines on using the RHS-15 with recently resettled refugees. To access the RHS-15 in all languages, complete the linked JotForm and download your desired language(s) via DropBox. Early …

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Tool or Template: Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT)

Author(s): World Health Organization (WHO)
Date: April 19, 2015
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Substance Misuse
This World Health Organization (WHO)-approved assessment of 10 questions is the most frequently used alcohol screening instrument in the world. Created Professor John B. Saunders, it can be administered orally or as a written self-assessment and it has been translated into 50 languages. Related Tools: The Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) manual contains exercises …

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Tool or Template: Food Service Vocabulary Picture Guide

Author(s): Higher
Date: January 31, 2015
Topic(s): Adult Education, Employment
Subtopic(s): English Language Skills, Job Readiness
These food service vocabulary picture guides were developed by Caritas of Austin, TX and provided to Higher. Service providers can incorporate them into job readiness training, clients can use them to improve their vocational English language skills, and both clients and employers can use them for improving workplace communication. They are laid out in a …

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Tool or Template: Hotel Housekeeping Vocabulary Picture Guide

Author(s): Higher
Date: January 31, 2015
Topic(s): Adult Education, Employment
Subtopic(s): English Language Skills, Job Readiness
These housekeeping vocabulary picture guides were developed by Caritas of Austin, TX and provided to Higher. Service providers can incorporate them into job readiness training, clients can use them to improve their vocational English language skills, and both clients and employers can use them for improving workplace communication. They are laid out in a half-page …

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Tool or Template: Keep Taking Your Tuberculosis (TB) Medicine

Author(s): State of Massachusetts Department of Health
Date: December 1, 2014
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Tuberculosis
This editable template provides information about following a TB treatment regimen and makes suggestions to improve treatment adherence. The healthcare provider can fill in details about the next doctor’s appointment. A checklist is also included to encourage patients to take their TB medication at a consistent time, using reminders, and getting support from others. 
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Tool or Template: How to Take Your Tuberculosis (TB) Medicine

Author(s): State of Massachusetts Department of Health
Date: December 1, 2014
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Tuberculosis
This editable template provides instructions for taking TB medications. The healthcare provider can fill in details about the medication schedule, dosage, and contact information. The template also includes instructions to stop taking TB medicine and call your doctor right away if you don’t feel normal.

Tool or Template: Safe Sleep Brochure

Author(s): State of Ohio Department of Health
Date: May 21, 2014
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Health
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing
This brochure provides safety-approved tips to keep your baby safe while sleeping. It explains why it is safest for babies to follow the ABCs of safe sleep: Alone, on their Back, and in a Crib. Tips relate to sharing the room, not the bed with your baby; ensuring babies sleep on their backs; removing suffocation hazards; and using …

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Tool or Template: LGBT Refugee Resettlement Guidelines and Agency Self-Assessment

Author(s): Heartland Alliance
Date: October 30, 2013
Topic(s): Case Management
This tool is intended to serve two purposes: first, as a set of guidelines for resettlement agencies to use for determining which of their affiliates are best suited to accept LGBTQI+ refugees for placement; and second, as an agency self-assessment to help refugee programs identify strengths and challenges that they may face when resettling LGBTQI+ …

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

Author(s): Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC)
Date: December 12, 2011
Topic(s): Case Management, Digital Inclusion, 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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Tool or Template: ECBO Capacity Assessment

Author(s): Project SOAR
Date: February 1, 2010
Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Data Collection
This tool is an organizational capacity assessment for ethnic community-based organizations (ECBOs). You can use it to assess your capacity in the areas of resource development and management; program design, implementation and evaluation; community engagement; coordination implementation; and ethnic leadership development and governance.