Weekly Updates Oct 24 – 30, 2016


Youth resources including services for youth in Canada and programs such as Youth Take Charge, a French Enrichment Bursary, Exchanges Canada, a Second Language Bursary, and a bilingual paid work experience have been added to the Refugee Readiness Hub this week.

Additional resources related to mental health have also been added –  supporting mental health of refugees in Canada.

A number of events are taking place early November; the Refugee Forum on Family Reunification in the City of North Vancouver and a networking event about refugee private sponsorship in Burnaby.

In the news and success stories this week include Ottawa to hear from Syrian teens in Vancouver on refugee challenges and Syrian refugees making a new home on Haida Gwaii.