RSTP

Introduction to Private Sponsorship of Refugees

If it is your first time sponsoring a refugee, the process can be quite complex.

To simplify things, the Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) is organizing an information session. 

Participants will be able to learn:

  • Who can be sponsored under the PSR program

  • Who can be sponsored

  • Refugee status documents

Webinar: Post-Arrival Support For SAHs

Recent updates were made to the post-arrival financial support.

To help private sponsors gets acquainted with these changes, the Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) is doing a webinar. 

Participants will also have the opportunity to be presented with different kind of case scenarios,

Date: Friday, 27th of September, 2019 

Time: 1:00 P.M to 3:00 P.M 

Refugee Sponsorship Information Session

Do you have any questions regarding the Blended Visa Office Referred (BVIR) program?

Th Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) is organizing an information session.

Participants will have the answers to the following questions:

  • What is private sponsorship?

  • What are the responsibilities of sponsors?

  • What is the BVOR program? 

Webinar On The Financial Responsibilities Of SAHs

What are the sponsors’ financial responsibilities according to the sponsorship agreement? 

That is a question that the Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) will try to answer through a webinar. 

Participants will be able to get:

  • An overview of the Resettlement Assistance Program’s (RAP) rate 

  • A demonstration of how to use the RAP rates to calculate the minimum level of financial support required on arrival

Who can sponsor And Who Can Be Sponsored

Who can sponsor And Who Can Be Sponsored - 11th of September  

The private sponsorship of refugees can be quite complex.

The refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RTSP) is organizing a webinar to help you grasp how it works.

The following topics will be covered:

  • Who can sponsor under the private sponsorship of refugees program

  • The specific requirements for Groups Of Five and Community Sponsors

Sponsoring Refugees As A Group Of Five


Maybe you still have questions in regards to sponsoring a refugee as a Group Of Five.

The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) is organizing an information session to walk you through the different steps. 

The following topics will be covered:

  • Who is eligible to sponsor?

  • What are the requirements to be sponsored?

  • Sponsors’ financial and non-financial responsiblities

Getting All Set For Month 13

Month 13 is a significant stage in the sponsorship experience. 

After all, it entails that the refugee will no longer receive financial support from his sponsor. 

The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) is organizing a webinar to help you prepare for that transitional period. 

The following topics will be covered: 

  • When should sponsor start preparing for Month 13 

PSR: Workshop On Application As Groups of Five

The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) is organizing a workshop to help groups of five who are preparing themselves for a sponsorship application. 

Attendees will be able to learn more on: 

  • What documents they need

  • How to complete the sponsors’ form

  • How to calculate the cost of the sponsorship 

  • How to submit your application

PSR: Assisting In Settlement And Integration

When sponsoring refugees, private sponsors do not only commit to providing financial support, they also have a duty to help the  refugee settle and integrate.

To help private sponsors brace themselves for what lays ahead once the refugee sets foot in Canada, the Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) is organizing a webinar.

The following themes will be addressed:

  • A recap of sponsors’ settlement and financial responsibilities under the private sponsorship program

PSR: Adding Dependents After Submission

How do you keep Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) in the loop if there is any change in circumstances (change in family composition, change of contact details, mailing, or residential address etc…)?

The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) will explain to you through a webinar what you need to do in the event that this was to happen to the refugee you are sponsoring.

Participants will know get to know the following things:

  • Who to contact and when