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From Turmoil to Triumph: Assisting Refugee’s in their Journey to Entrepreneurship Part II

This two-part podcast series features a conversation between Rishan Habte, Program Officer for Economic Empowerment at Switchboard and Khalid Ahmadzai, Director of Eco...

From Turmoil to Triumph: Assisting Refugees in their Journey to Entrepreneurship Part I

This two-part podcast series features a conversation between Rishan Habte, Program Officer for Economic Empowerment at Switchboard and Khalid Ahmadzai, Director of Eco...

Leading During Times of Transition: The Community View

This episode features host Kay Bellor interviewing Henny Ohr, Founder and Executive Director, Ethnic Minorities of Burma Advocacy and Resource Center (EMBARC) Iowa. Th...

Leading During Times of Transition: The State View

This episode features host Kay Bellor interviewing Dr. Hayder Allkenhfr, Refugee Health Coordinator at the Utah Department of Health. They discuss the COVID-19 pandemi...

Leading During Times of Transition: The National View

This episode features host Kay Bellor interviewing Hans Van de Weerd, Vice President of Resettlement, Asylum, and Integration at the International Rescue Committee. Th...

How Can Supervisors and Organizations Support Staff Care?

In this episode of the Switchboard podcast, Kristen Guskovict, Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Founder of Heart of Aid Work, and Aprile Andelle, Licensed Mar...

Ask an Expert: Self-Care Q&A

In this episode of the Switchboard podcast, Kristen Guskovict, Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Founder of Heart of Aid Work, and Aprile Andelle, Licensed Mar...

How Are You Really Doing?

Are you experiencing increased stress, worry, or burnout during the COVID-19 pandemic? Stream Switchboard's latest podcast, where Kristen Guskovict, Licensed Clinical ...

Diversifying Your Client Base: Increasing Enrollment of Asylees, Special Immigrant Visa Holders or SIVs, and Others in ORR programs

Is your program seeking to increase enrollment among special immigrant visa (SIV) holders, asylees, and other ORR-eligible populations? Stream Switchboard's latest pod...

From a Refugee to a State Refugee Coordinator

This Switchboard podcast spotlights Augustin Ntabaganyimana, Executive Deputy Director at the Maryland Department of Human Services. Listen to Augustin share his story...

Is Your Program Gender-Sensitive?

Stream Switchboard’s latest podcast, where Kelsey Chippeaux of the IRC in Silver Spring discusses the process of developing a gender analysis plan for a TANF employmen...

What is Motivational Interviewing?

In this podcast, Switchboard Program Officer Margaret Gibbon is joined by Dr. Miriam Potocky, Author and Professor of Social Work at Florida International University, ...

A Look at Switchboard's FY19 Needs Assessment

In this podcast, Switchboard Director Jason Crislip and Program Officer Margaret Gibbon have a 7-minute discussion about how Switchboard’s national needs assessment su...

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