Learning Forum For Private Sponsors

Do you need help to navigate through the sponsorship experience?

Refugee 613 is organizing a one-day forum that will give sponsors a toolkit to be better sponsors.

The following topics will be covered:

  • Expectations Vs Reality: This workshop will lay emphasis on your expectations as a sponsor, power dynamics, maintaining healthy boundaries, and resolving conflict

  • Cross-cultural communication: how do you endeavor to communicate across cultures?

  • Trauma and mental wellness: This workshop will focus on how to spot the signs of trauma, and when and how to provide the most useful support to refugees

Date: Sunday, 4th November, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m - 3:30 p.m

Location: University of Ottawa - Faculty of Social Sciences Building, 120 University Private, 4th Floor, Ottawa

For more information or to register for this event, please click here