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Archived Webinar: Five-Part Series: Cultural & Practical Considerations for Working with Afghan Clients

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: December 23, 2022
Topic(s): Cultural Awareness
These trainings were delivered by Farid Saydee, Ph.D., MBA – President, Language Mentors International and Consultant. The curriculum offers a foundational body of knowledge of Afghan culture, provide contextualized information about working with Afghans while navigating different cultural topics, and describe key social and cultural aspects that distinguish this population from other refugee groups in …

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Archived Webinar: Navigating Personal Finance and Avoiding Scams: An Introduction for Direct Service Providers

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: December 8, 2022
Topic(s): Financial Capabilities
This webinar is presented by Switchboard, a one-stop shop for refugee service providers in the United States. Learn more about Switchboard at www.SwitchboardTA.org. Hosted on December 7, 2022, the training was delivered by Switchboard and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) . Recently arrived newcomers to the United States and the service providers who support …

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Archived Webinar: Questions and Answers: Cultural and Practical Considerations for Working with Afghan Clients

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: October 25, 2022
Topic(s): Cultural Awareness
Hosted on October 25, 2022, the training was delivered by Farid Saydee, PhD, Adjunct Professor at the School of Curriculum and Teaching at Kean University; Madina Masumi, MEd, Switchboard Training Officer with a focus on cultural awareness; Maliha Mirza, MSW, Switchboard Training Officer with a focus on case management; and, Rosalind Ghafar Rogers, PhD, International …

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Archived Webinar: Assisting Newcomers with Navigating the U.S. Health Care System: An Introduction for Direct Service Providers

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: October 20, 2022
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Healthcare
Hosted on October 19, 2022, the training was delivered by Mary Fabio, MD, Marc J. Altshuler, MD, Ariel Ressler MacNeill, MPH, and Blain Mamo, MPH. Recently arrived newcomers to the United States and the service providers who support them face many barriers in navigating the complex U.S. health care system. While systems navigation is difficult …

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Archived Webinar: How to Make Your Rental Operations Culturally and Refugee-Friendly

Author(s): Refugee Housing Solutions
Date: October 13, 2022
Topic(s): Housing
Subtopic(s): Landlords
In this webinar, hosted by Refugee Housing Solutions, landlords and property managers learn the benefits of renting to newcomers and how to make their rental operations culturally and refugee-friendly during the lease term.  

Archived Webinar: Supporting Afghan Newcomers with Professional Backgrounds: Barriers, Opportunities, & Resources

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: October 13, 2022
Topic(s): Case Management, Employment
Subtopic(s): Career Advancement
This webinar is presented by Switchboard, a one-stop shop for refugee service providers in the United States. Learn more about Switchboard at www.SwitchboardTA.org. Hosted on October 12, 2022 the training was delivered by Rebecca Fishman, Afghan Response Coordinator @Upwardly Global and Shabnam Manati, Onboarding Associate @Upwardly Global. Afghan newcomers bring a range of skills, education …

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Archived Webinar: Cultural and Practical Considerations for Working with Afghan Clients, Gender & Gender Sensitive Services – Module 5

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: September 27, 2022
Topic(s): Cultural Awareness
This webinar is presented by Switchboard, a one-stop shop for refugee service providers in the United States. Learn more about Switchboard at www.SwitchboardTA.org. Hosted on September 27, 2022 the training was delivered by Farid Saydee, Ph.D., MBA – President, Language Mentors International and Consultant. This is session four of a five-part series. This video covers …

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Archived Webinar: Cultural and Practical Considerations for Working with Afghan Clients, Cultural and Religious Considerations – Module 4

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: September 20, 2022
Topic(s): Cultural Awareness
This webinar is presented by Switchboard, a one-stop shop for refugee service providers in the United States. Learn more about Switchboard at www.SwitchboardTA.org. Hosted on September 20, 2022 the training was delivered by Farid Saydee, Ph.D., MBA – President, Language Mentors International and Consultant. This is session four of a five part series. This video …

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Archived Webinar: Asylum 101 for Representing Afghan Parolees

Author(s): American Bar Association, HIAS
Date: September 19, 2022
Topic(s): Immigration Legal Needs
This webinar, hosted by HIAS and the American Bar Association, provides best practices for legal representation when representing Afghan parolees.

Archived Webinar: Asylum for Afghans 202: Anatomy of the Asylum Interview

Author(s): American Bar Association, HIAS
Date: September 19, 2022
Topic(s): Immigration Legal Needs
This webinar, hosted by HIAS and the American Bar Association, gives an overview of the barriers to asylum for Afghan nationals. This is part two of two.