December 13, 2021

Movie Screening: “Someone Like Me”

Join Reel Causes Society for their first hybrid event! When a queer group of strangers unite to support a gay Ugandan man seeking asylum in Canada, […]
December 4, 2021

AMSSA: Virtual Information Session – Employer-Paid Sick Leave and Ministry of Labour Update

In this Virtual Information Session, Ministry of Labour representatives will provide a comprehensive overview of B.C.’s new employer-paid sick leave.    In January 2022, the Government […]
December 1, 2021

MOSAIC: In-Person Book Club

Join MOSAIC every Wednesday to go on a book adventure!   Date: Every Wednesday starting December 1st, 2021 Time: 4:30 PM-5:30 PM   English Level: Intermediate […]
November 17, 2021

Canadian Council for Refugees (CCR) – Fall Consultation: Welcoming newcomers with open borders

The Canadian Council for Refugees Fall Consultation will take place online from November 29 – December 3, 2021 on the theme of Welcoming newcomers with open […]
November 11, 2021

Vancity Credit Union – Webinar: Cyber Security

As the pandemic has reshaped how many live and work, so too has it driven cyber-criminals to attempt to exploit individuals and businesses through social engineering techniques. […]
November 11, 2021

Kinbrace: Refugee Appeal Division – Information Sessions

A free orientation session for refugee claimants to learn about the refugee appeal process. Do you wonder what will happen if you receive a negative decision […]
November 11, 2021

EVA-BC: Building on Resilience – Training Forum

Ending Violence Association of BC’s (EVA BC) Fall 2021 online training forum focuses on Building on Resilience by enhancing capacity to support survivors of gender-based violence […]
November 11, 2021

PIRS – Afghan Women Fund Auction

As Afghan refugees arrive in Vancouver, these families are having to leave their homes suddenly and rebuild their lives in a new country. Funds raised from […]
November 11, 2021

ISSofBC & VPL – Technology Together Conference

B.C. newcomers looking for work or to advance in a career will be inspired with effective tips from local tech employers and successful newcomers working in […]
October 22, 2021

A Window to an Afghan Heart – Fundraising Gala Dinner

Join in for an evening of Afghan history, culture, food, music, poetry, and the voice of Afghan women. About this event This fundraiser is organized to […]
October 20, 2021

Banquet of Stories: Sharing Stories of Refugees, Resilience, and Sustainability

The popular Banquet of Stories program returns! Join this hybrid in-person and virtual event, with a spotlight on refugee stories. About this event Banquet of Stories […]
October 14, 2021

MOSAIC – English Conversation Circle

MOSAIC’s “English Conversation Circle” is back for in-person classes on Tuesday, December 7th, 2021! This year, they are delivering the classes to the wider community and any immigration […]
October 8, 2021

Asylum Law and COVID-19 – A Conversation with UNHCR Canada

Interested in learning more about the asylum process in Canada and around the world? Join UNHCR Canada on October 19, 2021 at 10:00am Pacific (1:00pm EST) […]
October 6, 2021

BC Refugee Hub Training Webinar: Digital Security Essentials and Digital Literacy Resources

The BC Refugee Hub is hosting this upcoming training webinar on digital security and digital literacy for newcomer refugees. This session will provide an overview of […]
October 5, 2021

The Afghan Refugee Crisis – How Businesses Can Respond

As Canada becomes a place of refuge, BC prepares to welcome Afghan refugees. There will be many difficulties and challenges on the road ahead for Afghan […]
October 4, 2021

Refugee Sponsorship Training Program – Informational Webinar

Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) will be hosting this webinar with local settlement agencies on what settlement services are currently available and the best way for […]
September 27, 2021

Lecture: Afghans in Search of a Home – Crisis Awareness and Welcoming Refugees to a Brighter Future

Afghanistan is once again the victim of international politics as the American-backed regime toppled on August 15 and the Taliban have assumed power. This lecture will […]
September 25, 2021

YMCA Immigrant Services – Upcoming Fall 2021 programs

Interested participants who register on Eventbrite will be asked to fill out the attached application form if it is their first time attending an event sponsored […]
September 15, 2021

RSTP: Information Sessions on the Private Sponsorship of Refugees Program

Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) in partnership with the Calgary Catholic Immigration Society (CCIS) is pleased to offer a series of information sessions on the Private […]
September 14, 2021

MHCC & CYRRC: SPARK workshop on projects that support refugee child, youth, and family settlement

The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) and the Child and Youth Refugee Research Coalition (CYRRC) are partnering to host a virtual SPARK workshop on projects […]