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Tip Sheet: Effect of Lead Poisoning in Children

Author(s): King County
Date: April 7, 2022
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Lead Poisoning
An educational info sheet about the effects of lead poisoning on the entire body of a child. This info sheet contains specific regions of a child’s body that is effected by lead poisoning.

Tip Sheet: Lead & Pregnancy

Author(s): King County
Date: April 7, 2022
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Lead Poisoning, Sexual and Reproductive Health
This information sheet discusses pregnancy and lead, teaches parents how to keep their baby safe from lead poisoning,, and describes preventative measures a parent can take against the lead toxin.

Video: Lead Poisoning Prevention in Small Children

Author(s): King County
Date: April 7, 2022
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Lead Poisoning
A video teaching the dangers of lead poisoning, specifically for children under 6 years old, alongside preventative measures that parents can take to avoid lead poisoning. This video details potential dangers and causes of lead poisoning in the home.

Video: Lead Risks in Older Homes

Author(s): King County
Date: April 7, 2022
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Lead Poisoning
This video discusses lead poisoning in older homes and provides precautions against lead paint and other possible lead toxin exposures.

Video: Lead & Imported Items

Author(s): King County
Date: April 7, 2022
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Lead Poisoning
This video describes lead or mercury that may be contained in imported items and includes a caution to buy certain items locally because of concerns about potential lead and mercury levels in imported items. It details how imported items such as cosmetics, cooking items, and candies may have different manufacturing regulations and therefore may contain …

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Video: Lead & Workplace Safety

Author(s): King County
Date: April 7, 2022
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Lead Poisoning
This video describes potential lead exposure that may occur in the workplace and offers tips on how to avoid bringing lead dust home from work. The video details unexpected ways in which a newly arrived immigrant or refugee may be exposed to lead toxins during the workday.

Video: Common Questions about Lead & Health

Author(s): King County
Date: April 7, 2022
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Lead Poisoning
This video discusses common questions and myths around lead and lead poisoning. It details unexpected ways in which immigrants and refugees may be exposed to lead poisoning.
Facilitator guide cover page with illustrated mothers

Toolkit: Mothers x Mothers Health Meetups

Author(s): National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM)
Date: February 16, 2022
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
Together with the National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM), IDEO.org and Refugee Women’s Network co-designed a health meetup called Mothers x Mothers with a group of refugee and immigrant women to address COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy in their communities. With this toolkit, organizations can plan and implement their own Mothers x Mothers meetup …

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Tip Sheet: Get the Facts: COVID-19 Testing

Author(s): National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM)
Date: January 12, 2022
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This tip sheet provides information about the benefits of getting a COVID-19 test, when to get tested, and the typical process testing uses. Among other information, the tip sheet conveys that even if you are vaccinated, you can get infected with COVID-19 and may not know it because you may not feel sick; that when …

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Tip Sheet: Get the Facts: Vaccines for Children and Youth

Author(s): National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM)
Date: November 5, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This tip sheet provides information about vaccines for children and youth. Among other information, it conveys that children and youth will be safest when they are vaccinated; that the vaccine protects everyone, including children and youth, from getting COVID-19; that vaccines are safe for children and youth; and that mild side effects are normal.