Refugee Sponsorship Training Program

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Webinars

  • Introduction to Canada’s Refugee Sponsorship Programs

    Date:Tuesday, June 4, 2019
    Time:1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST

    Topics covered: an overview of Canada’s refugee sponsorship programs; the history and launch of the PSR program; and, the PSR program as part of global resettlement efforts. Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1030615528676441357

  • The PSR Program: Who Can Sponsor and Who Can be Sponsored

    Date:Wednesday, June 5, 2019
    Time:1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST

    Topics covered: who can sponsor under the PSR program; who can be sponsored; refugee status documents: what are they and who needs them; and, an overview of sponsors’ financial and settlement responsibilities under the PSR program. Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5044957770454085389

  • The PSR Program: How to Prepare and Submit a Successful Application Package

    Date:Friday, June 7, 2019
    Time:1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST

    Topics covered: an overview of the application process; recent updates and changes to processing; who can be included on one application package; what supporting documents need to be included in the application package; completing the forms for Groups of Five; completing the forms for Community Sponsors; proof of funds requirements; and, completing the refugees’ forms. Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8154510794223225869

  • The PSR Program: Adding Dependents Post-Submission and Updating Applications

  • The PSR Program: Supporting Settlement and Integration

    Date:Wednesday, June 19, 2019
    Time:1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST

    Topics covered: recap of sponsors’ settlement and financial responsibilities under the PSR program; the importance of connecting newcomers with a settlement agency; managing expectations; power imbalance; and, ethical considerations. Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7634093249099218189

  • The PSR Program: Preparing for Month 13

    Date:Friday, June 21, 2019
    Time:1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST

    Topics covered: when should sponsors start preparing for Month 13; what to consider when preparing newcomers for Month 13; services available for sponsored newcomers in Month 13; evaluating the sponsorship; and, the post-sponsorship relationship. Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/9216127753747988749