Private Sponsorship of Refugees: Focus on Groups of Five and Community SponsorshipDate:Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Time:5:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
Where:Toronto Public Library - Room 2 (second floor) at Fairview Toronto Public Library, 35 Fairview Mall Dr, Toronto, ON M2J 4S4
Description:The RSTP in the GTA is hosting a free workshop of three consecutive sessions on the Private Sponsorship of Refugees for individuals/groups who are interested to learn how to sponsor refugees, Group of Five and community sponsorship requirements. Session I: Private Sponsorship of Refugees–Overview 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm EST; Session II: Groups of Five and Community Sponsorship-Overview - 6:10 pm – 6:50 pm EST; and Session III: Application forms - 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm EST. Topics covered will include: Eligibility and admissibility requirements for refugees being sponsored; How to identify an acceptable proof of refugee status; Groups of Five Sponsorship Required Forms and Documents; The sponsorship process; How to complete the application forms (bring your laptop if you wish); Recent changes and updates on the program. For registration, please click: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/private-sponsorship-of-refugees-overview-group-of-five-and-community-sponsorship-tickets-89255095393.
Pre-registration to attend any of these information sessions and workshops is required. Please contact the RSTP to pre-register for any of these events.
To request a workshop, information session or training for your group or organization, contact the RSTP.