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Professional Development Webinar for Settlement Professionals: Supporting Privately Sponsored Refugees
September 19 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
This webinar will introduce participants to the Refugee Sponsorship Training Program’s Settlement Support Connection project.
The webinar will cover the following topics:
- Key elements of the Private Sponsorship of Refugees (PSR) and Blended Visa Office-Referred (BVOR) programs
- IRCC’s expectations for sponsored refugees to access government-funded settlement services
- The complementary roles of sponsors and settlement professionals in providing settlement support
- Description of the Settlement Support Connection project,
- Best practices for collaboration with sponsors.
Settlement professionals who attend this webinar may receive referrals from our team.