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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 including their safety and efficacy. It is available in 37 languages and there is also a customizable version available. 
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Tip Sheet: Employment Information Regarding Afghan Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) Holders and Parolees

Author(s): U.S. Department of Justice Immigrant & Employee Rights Section Civil Rights Division (DOJIER)
Date: October 29, 2021
Topic(s): Employment
Subtopic(s): Employment Rights
Afghan parolees who have received permission to work from the United States government, Afghan Special Immigrant Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), and Afghan Special Immigrant Conditional Permanent Residents (CPRs) are allowed to work in the United States. This fact sheet, issued by the Department of Justice Immigrant and Employee Rights Section (IER), provides general information about …

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Tip Sheet: How to Access and Print Your Lawful Record of Admission (I-94 Form)

Author(s): U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Date: October 21, 2021
Topic(s): Immigration Legal Needs
This tip sheet explains that if you were recently processed as an undocumented non-citizen or traveler with an Alien registration number (“A number”), you may follow these instructions to print your I-94 Form. It also conveys that if someone requests your admission information, this is the form you would provide. Separate instructions and screenshots are …

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Tip Sheet: Know Your Rights

Author(s): Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)
Date: September 20, 2021
Topic(s): Employment, Immigration Legal Needs
Subtopic(s): Employment Rights
These Know Your Rights (KYR) tip sheets summarize many of the same rights all Americans enjoy, but they focuses on issues Muslims commonly face. They include information about: Your rights as an employee Your rights as a student Your rights if stopped by the police Your rights if federal law enforcement contacts you Your rights …

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Tip Sheet: Get the Facts. Delta Variant: What You Need to Know

Author(s): National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM)
Date: September 16, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This fact sheet provides information about the Delta variant of COVID-19. This information includes that viruses are always changing; that many variants of the COVID-19 virus have already been discovered and are being monitored; that the Delta variant is one of the COVID-19 variants that scientists are monitoring; and that vaccines, wearing a mask, social …

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Tip Sheet: Parole and Beyond for Afghan Nationals

Author(s): Pars Equality Center
Date: August 30, 2021
Topic(s): Immigration Legal Needs
Subtopic(s): Humanitarian Parole
Humanitarian parole is a temporary discretionary authorization to enter the United States that can be granted based on humanitarian or significant public benefit reasons. On August 26, 2021, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) published guidance for Afghan nationals seeking parole into the United States. This document describes the legal options and rights/responsibilities for …

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Tip Sheet: Get the Facts: Protect Your Child. Protect Your Community.

Author(s): National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM)
Date: July 28, 2021
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This fact sheet provides information about the pediatric COVID-19 vaccine. This information includes that children and youth will be safest when they are vaccinated; that the vaccine also prevents children and youth from getting seriously ill if they do get sick; that vaccines protect against variants like Delta; that vaccinating children and youth protects the …

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Tip Sheet: Get the Facts: Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine

Author(s): National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM)
Date: July 7, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This fact sheet discusses the rare side effects of the Johnson and Johnson (J&J) vaccine. It explains the blood clot side effect that occurred, that it was extremely rare, that you should watch for certain symptoms after receiving the J&J vaccine, that the J&J vaccine is still safe, and that other vaccine options are available. …

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Tip Sheet: Get the Facts Short Fact Sheet

Author(s): National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM)
Date: April 16, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This one pager, available in more than 30 languages, offer facts about COVID-19 vaccines in a simple and memorable way that counters common misconceptions. These facts address cost, ingredients, side effects, eligibility and more. There is a ready-to-use version and a customizable version.
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Tip Sheet: Get the Facts Long Fact Sheet

Author(s): National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM)
Date: April 16, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This fact sheet, available in more than 30 languages, offer facts about COVID-19 vaccines in a simple and memorable way that counters common misconceptions. These facts address cost, ingredients, side effects, eligibility and more. There is a ready-to-use version and a customizable version.