Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC)

Authors/Editors

Refugee and Immigrant Health Program, Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Publisher(s)

MA: Refugee and Immigrant Health Program, Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2011, pages

Description of Resource

The Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC) is the Technical Assistance (TA) provider dedicated to improving the well-being of refugees to aid in their long term integration in the US. RHTAC has partnered with five organizations known for their experience and expertise in refugee health and mental health: Center for Refugee Trauma and Resilience at Children's Hospital Boston, Bellevue/NYU Program for Survivors of Torture, Sauti Yetu Center for African Women, JSI Research and Training Institute and Cultural Orientation Resource Center at the Center for Applied Linguistics. The primary audience for RHTAC is refugee health providers, public health programs and mainstream health and mental health providers. RHTAC will provide TA to the range of ORR-funded programs and refugee communities to improve health and well-being.

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.refugeehealthta.org/