Resource: Refugees from Burma, U.S. Resettlement Questions and Answers
International Rescue Committee’s Resettlement Support Center issued a document with 20 key questions and answers related to U.S. resettlement of refugees from Burma who are currently in Thailand.
Resource: Healthcare Information Videos in Karen and Burmese
Idaho Department of Health and Welfare & Burmese refugees.
Videos can be shown as part of a cultural orientation or before refugees’ health screening or first primary care visit.
In the Literature: Aeromonas spp. Bacteremia in Pregnant Women, Thailand–Myanmar Border, 2011. Turner P, Willemse C, Phakaudom K, Zin TW, Nosten F, McGready R. (2012). Emerging Infectious Diseases.
In the Literature: Post-arrival health screening in Karen refugees in Australia. Paxton GA, Sangster KJ, Maxwell EL, McBride CR, Drewe RH. (2012). PLoS One.
Resource: Healthy Living Videos
Early Years Refugee Project, Langley Community Services Society
Videos for Karen speaking refugees on Balanced Eating, Sugar, Fat, Nutrition, and other healthy living topics.