Refugee Sponsorship Training Program

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Workshops

  • Information Session on Private Refugee Sponsorship

    Date:Monday, September 16, 2019
    Time:6:30 PM - 8:30 PM ADT
    Where:MAGMA (Multicultural Association of the Greater Moncton Area), 22, rue Church Street, Suite C170, Moncton NB
    Description:This information session is for anyone wishing to sponsor refugees. Topics covered would include:  Who can be sponsored;  Process for sponsoring;  Cost;  Settlement responsibilities; and  Timelines.  Please register by email to Evelyn Jones (RSTP Atlantic Trainer) at ejones@rstp.ca.
  • Refugees have Arrived, Refugees are Coming Soon: NOW WHAT?

    Date:Tuesday, September 17, 2019
    Time:7:00 PM - 9:00 PM CST
    Where:Newcomer Welcome Centre (Regina), 2332 11th Ave. 1st Floor
    Description:This RSTP training session is for Sponsorship Agreement Holders and their Co-sponsors and Constituent Groups, Community Sponsors, Groups of Five and  Settlement Service Organizations.  Topics that would be covered include Settlement Planning and Implementation; RAP rates: How do they work?; Record Keeping; and Monitoring.  For more information, please contact Helen Smith-McIntyre (RSTP Trainer) at tel: 306-343-8303 or email: hsmithmcintyre@rstp.ca.
  • Les réfugiés sont arrivés, les réfugiés arriveront bientôt : QUE FAIRE MAINTENANT?

    Date:Tuesday, September 17, 2019
    Time:19 h – 21 h HNC
    Where:Newcomer Welcome Centre (Regina), 2332 11th Ave. (premier étage)
    Description:Cette séance de formation du PFPR (qui aura lieu en anglais) s’adresse aux Signataires d’entente de parrainage, ainsi que leurs Groupes constitutifs et Co-répondants, aux Répondants communautaires, aux Groupes de cinq et aux organismes d’aide à l’établissement. Les sujets abordés comprennent l’élaboration et la mise en œuvre d’un plan d’établissement; les taux du PAR; la documentation des activités reliées au parrainage et le suivi. Pour de plus amples renseignements, communiquez avec Helen Smith-McIntyre (formatrice du PFPR) au 306-343-8303 ou à hsmithmcintyre@rstp.ca.
  • Information Session on Private Refugee Sponsorship

    Date:Tuesday, September 17, 2019
    Time:6:30 PM - 8:30 PM ADT
    Where:YMCA of Greater Saint John, 191 Churchill Blvd (Classroom 6/7), Saint John, NB
    Description:This information session is for anyone wishing to sponsor refugees. Topics covered would include:  Who can be sponsored;  Process for sponsoring;  Cost;  Settlement responsibilities; and  Timelines.  Please register by email to Evelyn Jones (RSTP Atlantic Trainer) at ejones@rstp.ca.  
  • Information Session on Private Refugee Sponsorship

    Date:Wednesday, September 18, 2019
    Time:6:30 PM - 8:30 PM ADT
    Where:Multicultural Association of Fredericton Inc/L'association multiculturelle de Fredericton Inc, 28 rue Saunders Street, Fredericton NB
    Description:This information session is for anyone wishing to sponsor refugees. Topics covered would include:  Who can be sponsored;  Process for sponsoring;  Cost;  Settlement responsibilities; and  Timelines.  Please register by email to Evelyn Jones (RSTP Atlantic Trainer) at ejones@rstp.ca.
  • Information Session on Groups of Five and Community Sponsorship of Refugees

    Date:Saturday, September 21, 2019
    Time:10:00 AM – 2:00 PM MDT
    Where:Catholic Social Services, 8212 118 Avenue, Edmonton AB
    Description:The RSTP in Edmonton is holding two information sessions (Sep 21 & 23) on Private Sponsorship of Refugees through the Groups of Five and Community Sponsorship programs. Interested participants would only need to sign up for ONE of them as the following same topics are covered in both sessions: -Recent changes and updates to the PSR Program; -The sponsorship process; -Eligibility and admissibility requirements for refugees  being sponsored; -Specific requirements for Groups of Five and Community Sponsorship; -How to identify an acceptable proof of refugee status; and -Which forms need to be completed, and the required supporting documents. For registration, please click: groups five - community sponsorship Sep 21.
  • Information Session on Groups of Five and Community Sponsorship of Refugees

    Date:Monday, September 23, 2019
    Time:5:00 PM – 8:00 PM MDT
    Where:Catholic Social Services, 8212 118 Avenue, Edmonton AB
    Description:The RSTP in Edmonton is holding two information sessions (Sep 21 & 23) on Private Sponsorship of Refugees through the Groups of Five and Community Sponsorship programs. Interested participants would only need to sign up for ONE of them as the following same topics are covered in both sessions: -Recent changes and updates to the PSR Program; -The sponsorship process; -Eligibility and admissibility requirements for refugees  being sponsored; -Specific requirements for Groups of Five and Community Sponsorship; -How to identify an acceptable proof of refugee status; and -Which forms need to be completed, and the required supporting documents. For registration, please click: groups five - community sponsorship Sep 23.
  • Private Refugee Sponsorship and Family Reunification

    Date:Thursday, October 3, 2019
    Time:2:30 PM - 4:30 PM ADT
    Where:Association for New Canadians, 75 Tiffany Court (Lower part of building), St. John’s NL
    Description:In this information session for people wishing to learn about refugee sponsorship and family reunification, the topics covered would include:  Who can be sponsored;  Process for sponsoring;  Financial responsibilities; and  Settlement responsibilities. For registration, please contact Kate Simms (Association for New Canadians) at ksimms@ancnl.ca.


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.