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Video: Vaccine 101: Information for Organizations Serving RIM Communities

Author(s): NRC-RIM
Date: March 23, 2021
Topic(s): Community Engagement, Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This video is intended to aid those working with refugee, immigrant, and migrant (RIM) communities in understanding the COVID-19 vaccine and effectively communicating about the COVID-19 vaccine to the communities they serve.
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Video: What is Contact Tracing?

Author(s): International Rescue Committee (IRC), NRC-RIM
Date: February 9, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
The “What is Contract Tracing?” video series was developed by the International Rescue Committee (IRC) for the National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants. The IRC started with a CDC infographic on the topic of contact tracing. The infographic was shared with bilingual and bicultural community members and IRC staff who made recommendations for …

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Video: Substance Abuse Disorder

Author(s): Ethnic Minorities of Burma Advocacy and Resource Center
Date: February 3, 2021
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Substance Misuse
This animated video explains what to do if you or someone you know needs help with substance abuse problems. It defines terms including substance abuse disorder, withdrawal, and overdose. It explains how to get help, that getting better can take a long time, and that needing help is normal.

Video: Abusing Alcohol and Drugs

Author(s): Ethnic Minorities of Burma Advocacy and Resource Center
Date: December 16, 2020
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Substance Misuse
This animated video, created by Ethnic Minorities of Burma Advocacy and Resource Center (EMBARC), explains how to identify substance abuse, potential reasons for abusing substances, and possible consequences of this behavior. 

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.

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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Video: Hellooo America

Author(s): Advocates for Youth, International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Date: June 29, 2020
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Education, Child and Youth Wellbeing, Sexual and Reproductive Health
Hellooo America is a three-part mini series, for and by refugee youth, exploring the often-stigmatized conversations around sexual health and rights in the refugee community. Backed by sexual health experts, Hellooo America is a low-pressure space where young refugees can access the information they need to lead safe and healthy lives, in a way that …

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Video: COVID-19: How to Protect Yourself and Stop the Spread of the Virus

Author(s): Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE)
Date: April 2, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This 4:00 minute video provides an overview of COVID-19, how it spreads, its symptoms, its potential severity, and preventative actions to avoid contracting the virus. It also describes what one should do if they contract COVID-19, and how to prevent the spread of the virus.

Video: Cleaning Hands with Hand Sanitizer

Author(s): Minnesota Dept of Health
Date: April 1, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This is a series of 60-second videos spoken in a range of languages, with in-language subtitles, covering the proper way to select and use hand sanitizer. Most languages have transcripts available. Transcript: Choose a sanitizer that is at least 60% alcohol. Hands must be clean and dry. Sanitizers are of little use when hands are …

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Video: Adjusting to Life & Work in the U.S. – Perspectives from Refugee Youth

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: March 25, 2020
Topic(s): Case Management, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Employment
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing
In the summer of 2019, Switchboard interviewed established refugee youth in Atlanta, GA; Hyattsville, MD; and Lancaster, PA. The goal of this video is to elevate the voices of refugee youth, giving them the opportunity to reflect on their early experiences in the U.S. and a platform to share their perspective and advice with service …

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