Workshop : Enhancing Cooperation with Private Refugee Sponsors

OCASI The Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants

With the Refugee Sponsorship Training Program and Catholic Crosscultural Services

As part of the Allies for Refugee Integration (ARI) project

Is pleased to invite you to a professional development opportunity, an interactive workshop on:


Enhancing Cooperation with Private Refugee Sponsors

This online workshop is designed for frontline settlement workers who want to learn more about the private sponsorship of refugees program and how to work more collaboratively with sponsors.

In an interactive format, we will discuss:

- the basics of the Private Sponsorship of Refugees Program

- The roles of sponsors and settlement workers in supporting privately sponsored refugees

- Challenges and best practices of working together


This workshop will be repeated, at two different dates in January 2021:

Dates: Thursday January 14 OR Tuesday January 26

Times: 1:00-2:30 p.m. EST

To Register for January 14 Click Here:

To register for January 26 Click Here:

For more information, contact Michelle Ball, Project Coordinator of the ARI project at: