Weekly Updates Feb 20 – Feb 26, 2017


As tax season is upon us, the Refugee Readiness Hub would like share tax returns for newcomers – a fact sheet from the Canadian Revenue Agency also available in French and Arabic. Additional resources include getting ready for my refugee hearing– a preparation guide and hearing room tour and a research slam – a short-term course to learn, design, develop, and analyze a survey to help understand how young people experience and manage stress.

The United Nations Development Program has also released a fundraising and donation campaign to help their efforts. Find out more here.

In the news and success stories; the Canadian Government is helping vulnerable Yazidi women and children and other survivors of Daesh, laying out the welcome mat for refugees ,and Syrian refugees join BC’s skilled workforce.