The St. John’s Refugee Committee has invited our partners from Journey Home Community to help equip us in refugee support.  The training will take place on Saturday, May 26 at Tenth Church (11 W 10th Ave) between 8:45 am and 3:00 pm. **Note: this is a change of location.

Whether you have experience in sponsoring refugee families or have never been involved, this training is for you. Come and broaden your imagination, strengthen your practice, and inspire your mission. At the end of the day, you and your group will be better equipped to welcome refugee claimant families into your community.

Learning objectives:

  • Introduction to the Refugee Community
  • Canada’s Refugee Protection System
  • Accompaniment and Support for Refugee Families
  • Experiencing the Refugee Journey
  • Building Healthy and Supportive Relationships
  • Providing Direct Resettlement Support 
  • For more information and to register click on the link below.

For more information and to register click on the button below. The workshop has space for 12 participants.