January 18, 2023

The Library Champions Project – Vancouver Island

The Library Champions project is expanding to Vancouver Island. It is a volunteer project that links newcomers to local libraries. Library Champions is a 3-month online volunteer project […]
January 17, 2023

PIRS – Building Bridges Program

Are you a skilled immigrant or refugee woman? Are you interested in honing your skills to increase employability? The Building Bridges program can help you set and achieve your […]
January 16, 2023

UBC Migration & MOSAIC – Migration & Mental Health: A Film Screening and Panel Discussion for Healthcare Providers & Settlement Workers

Are you a frontline mental health worker supporting immigrants and refugees in your community? Are you familiar with, or do you wish to learn more about […]
January 11, 2023

Community and Healthcare Interpreter Training Program

This program offers: 11 weeks of online learning of employability and occupational skills training 12 weeks of work experience at an organization that matches the participants […]
January 10, 2023

Inasmuch – Free English Language Training

Inasmuch is offering free English language training to all newcomers including refugee claimants and newcomer Ukrainians and Afghans. Classes begin January 24, 2023. Classes will Be […]
September 27, 2022

AMSSA: BCSIS Virtual Information Session WorkBC Employment Services

In this Virtual Information Session, WorkBC experts and a representative from the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction will provide an overview of WorkBC Employment […]
September 23, 2022

Online Course: Bridges to Safety – Building capacity of the settlement sector to respond to gender-based violence, together with the anti-violence sector

The YMCA and their national partners invite settlement and anti-violence sector staff to register for the new session of the online course “Bridges to Safety: Building […]
September 8, 2022

ISSofBC – New Perspectives Series – Indigenous views on immigration to Turtle Island

To celebrate our 50th anniversary, ISSofBC, in partnership with the Ismaili Centre, Vancouver, has created the New Perspectives series that will feature three public events held […]
July 19, 2022

Legal Aid BC – Webinar: Refugee claimants and admissibility issues

In this session our speaker will review the refugee process from the importance of a Basis of Claim to Preparation for the Hearing. There will be […]
July 19, 2022

VAST – Grupo Latino 2022

VAST is having its monthly LAC group on Thursday July 28th, at 10 am via Zoom.  LAC group is an open space where clients will get […]
June 14, 2022

Kinbrace – Refugee Appeal Division (RAD) Information Session

Refugee Appeal Division (RAD) Information Session on Wednesday August 31st, 2022, 1:00pm-03:00pm   This is a free online orientation session for refugee claimants to learn about […]
June 14, 2022

SFU WUSC – World Refugee Day Event

June 20 is the World Refugee Day and the SFU WUSC is holding an event on: Date & Time: June 30, 5-7 pm Location: at SFU […]
June 14, 2022

VLIP – World Refugee Day Event

You are welcome to join us to honour World Refugee Day on Monday, June 20th, 12-2 pm for a community event open to all! This public […]
June 13, 2022

Metropolis – World Refugee Day Webinar

Responding to the Afghan Refugee Crisis I the United States and Canada – a free webinar hosted by Metropolis Conference. Date: June 20, 2022 Time: 8am […]
June 13, 2022

Jumpstart Refugee Talent – World Refugee Day Event

Vancouver! Join this  in-person celebration of World Refugee Day and support local refugee talent! World Refugee Day honours the strength and resilience of refugees around the […]
June 13, 2022

Surrey LIP – World Refugee Day Event

Enjoy a varied program of speakers, music, dance, refreshments and fabulous door prizes! Bring the family! Monday June 20, 4pm – 6pm Surrey Central Library Room […]
June 10, 2022

Legal Aid BC – Webinar: Rights of Vulnerable Immigrants

📅 Thursday, June 16 | 🕒 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM PDT This session will focus on two groups of immigrants who are amongst the most vulnerable: migrant workers and […]
May 27, 2022

MAP celebrates World Refugee Day 2022 at Vancouver Public Library

Come celebrate World Refugee Day and the contributions of refugees in our communities. Please share with your clients to invite their families to attend this evening […]
May 27, 2022

Ready Tours for Farsi/Dari Speaking Refugee Claimants

The next Read Tours for Refugee Claimants is taking place on: Friday, June 10 (9:30-11:30AM PST)-Only for Farsi/Dari Speaking Refugee Claimants To refer a client or […]
May 9, 2022

Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project – Webinar: Supporting integration and mental health of Arabic speaking refugee youth

In this webinar Susan Brigham and Marwa Khobieh share findings from their study with Arabic-speaking refugee youth and their mothers who participated in focus group interviews […]