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Workshop for Sponsors of Refugees
Sat, 29 October 2016, 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM MDT
Sponsorship Groups have learned a lot on their own about how best to support newcomers. This workshop provides an opportunity for groups to come together and share experiences.
Workshop Purposes - to share learnings and identify best practices for groups supporting refugees during their first year in Canada. Feedback from the workshop will also be provided to refugee service delivery and government policy groups.
Registration Deadline: Oct. 27, 2016. If you see this invitation after Oct. 27, and would like to attend, please email the address below.
Who is welcome to attend: 1-2 experienced volunteers from sponsorships groups who are currently supporting refugee groups in Calgary and southern Alberta.
Pre-workshop Survey - After you register you will receive a short survey which we are asking you to complete. The results will be used in the workshop and will ensure all participants have a voice.
If you cannot come to the workshop but would like to complete the survey or have questions, please email: