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Tool or Template: Safety During Client Home Visits Checklist

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: August 5, 2020
Topic(s): Case Management, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Boundaries, Conflict Management

This checklist is designed to help you prepare for client home visits. It can be used by staff and volunteers prior to every home visit. Accidents and incidents frequently occur when we become familiar with a client and their neighborhood, so we let our guard down. This checklist is a tool to help staff stay …

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Tool or Template: Symptoms of Coronavirus Disease 2019 Poster

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: July 23, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19

This poster presents the symptoms of the novel coronavirus. Symptoms include fever, cough, and shortness of breath, and emergency warning signs include trouble breathing, persistent pain or pressure in the chest, new confusion or not being able to be woken, and bluish lips or face. Available in Amharic, Arabic, Burmese, Cape Verdean Creole, Chuukese, Dari, …

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Tool or Template: Stop the Spread of Germs Poster

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: May 13, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19

This poster describes how to limit the spread of respiratory diseases like COVID-19 by social distancing; avoiding close contact with people who are sick; covering cough and sneeze; avoiding touching eyes, nose and mouth; and washing your hands with soap and water. Available in Amharic, Arabic, Burmese, Chuukese, Dari, English, Farsi, French, Haitian Creole, Hebrew, …

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Tool or Template: Home-Based Learning Templates

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: May 6, 2020
Topic(s): Case Management, Children/Youth and Family Services
Subtopic(s): COVID-19, Early Childhood Education, Youth Education

This document includes two templates to be completed by refugee service providers alongside refugee families as they work to support home-based learning. Included are a template for a Home-Based Learning Plan and a Weekly Schoolwork Schedule. To use these templates: Translate into families’ preferred language(s) Add additional visual supports for those with low literacy, as …

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Tool or Template: Gender Equality in Program Design Checklist

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: April 15, 2020
Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Data Analysis, Data Collection, Gender Equality, Project Design and M&E Planning

This tool provides guidance to project designers and proposal writers on how to meaningfully include gender equality during the design phase of a project. For more information on gender in project design and gender analysis, see Switchboard’s Gender Equality in Service Programs Continuum; Information Guide: Improving Gender Equality through Basic Gender Analysis; Gender Analysis Project …

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Tool or Template: Basic Gender Analysis Workplan Template

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: April 15, 2020
Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Data Analysis, Data Collection, Gender Equality, Project Design and M&E Planning

This template is meant to help with planning for conducting a gender analysis by outlining dates by which to complete certain tasks, individuals responsible, and resources needed. For more information on gender in project design and gender analysis, see Switchboard’s Gender Equality in Service Programs Continuum; Information Guide: Improving Gender Equality through Basic Gender Analysis; …

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Tool or Template: Gender Equality in Service Programs Continuum

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: April 15, 2020
Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Data Analysis, Data Collection, Gender Equality, Project Design and M&E Planning

This tool describes the continuum of gender equality in service programs from Gender-Exploitative Programs, to Gender-Neutral/Gender-Blind Programs, to Gender-Sensitive Programs, to Gender-Transformative Programs.

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Tool or Template: Gender Analysis Project Risk Matrix

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: April 15, 2020
Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation, Organizational Development
Subtopic(s): Data Analysis, Data Collection, Gender Equality, Project Design and M&E Planning

This tool is designed to support you in the systematic analysis of each response to each question asked in your gender analysis focus group discussions and/or key informant interviews. You can click on the Completed Example sheet to view an example of a completed matrix. To complete a gender analysis project risk matrix, first determine …

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Tool or Template: Ways to Manage Your Symptoms at Home

Author(s): North Carolina Dept. of Health and Human Services
Date: March 20, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19

If you have fever, cough, or shortness of breath, call your doctor. They may tell you to manage your care from home. This poster provides 10 tips on how to manage respiratory symptoms at homes, including for COVID-19. Tips include staying home, monitoring your symptoms carefully, getting rest and drinking a lot of fluids, informing …

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Tool or Template: 2020 Census Postcard

Author(s): International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Date: February 20, 2020
Topic(s): Community Engagement

Note: For Census updates related to COVID-19, visit the Census Bureau’s COVID-19 Press Kit. This postcard, originally developed by the International Rescue Committee, is designed to educate clients about the 2020 Census. It includes brief information on what the Census is, why it is important, what clients can expect, and what clients will be asked …

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