Events & Articles

January 25, 2021

Canada’s private refugee sponsorship program is a remarkable example of cooperation between grassroots religious groups and the Canadian government. In what ways has the development of private sponsorship been influenced by religious groups, and how do religious groups engage with government processes in the work of refugee resettlement?Cent

January 22, 2021

Sponsorship groups are responsible for providing income support, plus start-up costs, to the refugee(s) they sponsor. 

January 15, 2021

The Ontario government has issued an emergency order to temporarily pause the enforcement of residential evictions and ensure people are not forced to leave their homes during the provincial declaration of emergency and while the stay-at-home-order is in force.

January 14, 2021

OCASI - Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants cordially is pleased to announce our English Self-Directed  E-learning Training on: Creating Inclusive Spaces for Immigrants and Refugees with In/Visible Disabilities.

January 13, 2021

The provincial government announced today an immediate emergency order to reduce public mobility due to the recent critical rise in COVID cases.

January 12, 2021

RSTP (Refugee Sponsorhip Training Program) in collaboration with the Jumpstart Refugee Talent is pleased to invite sponsors and the sponsored newcomers to attend the following informative and interactive webinar:

January 08, 2021

Since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, the government of Canada has issued several guidelines that need to be followed when you fly to Canada. These measures were put in place in order to slow the spread of Covid-19 in Canada.

January 06, 2021

  • What are the requirements for the arrival to Canada?

January 06, 2021

This presentation is by Ammar Alfakosh, a former Syrian refugee that was sponsored to Canada via the PSR program by the First Unitarian Fellowship of Nanaimo:

Rising from the Ashes

Presented by Ammar Alfakosh

January 04, 2021

The Canadian Council for Refugees and the Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) invite you to attend a virtual meeting with representatives from IRCC.