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E-learning: Working with Interpreters during Case Investigation and Contact Tracing

Author(s): International Rescue Committee (IRC), NRC-RIM
Date: February 1, 2021
Topic(s): Community Engagement, Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
The National Resource Center for COVID-19 among Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM) is focused on contact tracing, mitigation, and prevention activities. They are funded by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the International Organization for Migration to provide assistance and resources to state and local health departments working with refugee, immigrant, and migrant …

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Podcast: Public Service Announcement – Key Times to Practice Social Distancing

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: December 4, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This 40-second audio public service announcement (PSA) covers the following information:  “Keeping your distance from others helps reduce the spread of COVID-19. Stay at least 2 meters or 6 feet away from others: Inside your home, when someone has, or thinks they have, COVID-19, and Outside your home, in indoor or outdoor spaces, when you …

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Podcast: Public Service Announcement – I Think/Know I Had COVID-19

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: December 4, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This 30-second audio public service announcement (PSA) covers the following information:  “If you think or know you had COVID-19, you can be around others: After 10 days since symptoms first appeared, and After 24 hours with no fever without fever-reducing medication, and After other symptoms have improved. If you have tested positive for COVID-19 and …

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Podcast: Public Service Announcement – How To Wear a Mask

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: December 4, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This 30-second audio public service announcement (PSA) covers the following information:  “Wearing a mask helps prevent the spread of COVID-19. Wear your mask correctly: Wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds before putting on your mask. Holding the ear loops or ties, make sure the mask covers your nose and …

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Promising Practice: COVID-19 Automated Call System

Author(s): Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)
Date: November 20, 2020
Topic(s): Case Management, Health, Safety
Subtopic(s): COVID-19, Emergency Preparedness
The International Institute of Metropolitan St. Louis (IISTL) in Missouri, MN recognized a need to provide state and local COVID-19 information to their clients in eight common languages that were not already available. They repurposed their automated call system to share pre-recorded messages with clients in their primary language and engaged both local and state …

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Poster: Help Protect Yourself and Others in Public Settings

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: October 21, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This multi-lingual poster is a resource for public settings and public transportation encouraging social distancing and wearing masks to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. English Arabic Cape Verdean Creole Chinese (Simplified) French Haitian Creole Hmong Khmer Kinyarwanda Lao Marshallese Portuguese Spanish Swahili

Tip Sheet: 10 Things You Can Do to Manage Your COVID-19 Symptoms at Home

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: September 20, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This fact sheet provides information on what to did if you have possible or confirmed COVID-19. Available in Amharic, Arabic, Burmese, Chinese, Dari, English, Farsi, French, Haitian-Creole, Hmong, Karen, Kinyarwanda,  Korean, Lao, Nepali, Pashto, Portuguese, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tagalog, Tigrinya, Ukrainian, and Vietnamese.

Video: How to Protect Yourself from COVID-19

Author(s): Church World Service (CWS)
Date: August 14, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
These short informational videos on COVID-19, produced by Church World Service, are recorded by medical professionals and community experts. They range from three to fifteen minutes long, with some languages having additional shorter versions. The following videos are available: Arabic  Arabic – short version Burmese English French Farsi (Dari) Kinyarwanda Nepalese Rohingya Somali Spanish Swahili Swahili …

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Guide: Welcome Booklet for Refugees: Information about COVID-19

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: August 1, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This welcome booklet provides important information to help refugees and their families stay healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic after arriving to the United States. When talking with newly arrived refugees, local refugee health partners and resettlement agency staff should reiterate concepts in the Welcome Booklet and provide them with local and state COVID-19 information and …

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Blog Post: Supporting Refugees and Immigrants to Complete the 2020 Census During COVID-19

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: July 23, 2020
Topic(s): Community Engagement, Digital Inclusion, Immigration Legal Needs
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
On March 3rd, Switchboard hosted a webinar on the 2020 US Census. Since then, many things about the 2020 Census have changed due to COVID-19. This post shares updates and suggestions for Census outreach in the new environment.