Webinars (Virtual)

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Past Webinars

  • Refugee Sponsorship Conflict Resolution Training

    Date:Tuesday, March 21, 2023
    Time:Listed Below
    Where: Virtual via Zoom

    This project will train sponsors to manage complex issues and conflicts as well as receive immediate support, mediation and coaching from trained mediators, with the overall aim of reducing sponsorship breakdowns.

    The two-part training sessions include interactive exercises, role plays, and discussion. Participants will also receive a certificate of attendance upon completion of both sessions.

    To learn more about the project, please contact Rola at TNG Community Services at: refugeesponsor@tngcs.org.


  • Sponsors’ Post-Arrival Responsibilities Virtual Workshop for G5 and CS

    Date:Thursday, March 16, 2023
    Time:3:00 PM - 5:00 PM CST
    Where: Virtual via Zoom

    The Sponsors’ Post-Arrival Responsibilities Workshop provides sponsors with information and training on their obligations and responsibilities to support their sponsored refugees. The workshop covers settlement topics such as housing, healthcare, education, employment, legal, financial, and social integration responsibilities. The workshop aims to help sponsors provide practical support to refugees and assist them in successfully integrating into Canadian society.

  • Post-Arrival Budget Calculation Virtual Workshop for G5 and CS

    Date:Wednesday, March 15, 2023
    Time:3:00 PM - 5:00 PM CST
    Where: Virtual via Zoom

    The Post-Arrival Budget Calculation Workshop provides sponsors with the knowledge and skills to develop and manage a sustainable budget to support the settlement of sponsored refugees. The workshop covers housing, food, transportation, and other essential expenses and guides accessing available financial resources. The goal is to ensure a smooth and successful settlement process for sponsored refugees.

  • A G5 and CS Virtual Workshop on Post Arrival Support for Newcomer’s Mental Health

    Date:Tuesday, March 14, 2023
    Time:3:30 PM - 5:00 PM CST
    Where: Virtual via Zoom

    The Post Arrival Support for Newcomers’ Mental Health Workshop is designed to provide sponsors with the knowledge and skills to support their sponsored newcomers’ mental health and well-being. Through this workshop, sponsors will learn about the common mental health challenges newcomers face, the signs and symptoms of mental health issues, and effective strategies for providing emotional and practical support.

    Sponsors will also learn about the resources and services available to support the mental health needs of their sponsored newcomers and how to access these services. By the end of the workshop, sponsors will be better equipped to provide the care and support needed to help their sponsored newcomers thrive in their new homes.

  • International Women’s Day BVOR Webinar

    Date:Friday, March 10, 2023
    Time:1:00 PM EST
    Where: Virtual via Zoom

    To recognize International Women’s Day, join UNHCR’s Melanie Gallant and Tereza Hadzic as we learn about Refugee Women worldwide and how you can help through the BVOR Program.

  • Exploring Post-arrival Responsibilities

    Date:Thursday, March 2, 2023
    Time:3:00 PM - 4:30 PM EST
    Where: Virtual via Zoom

    Are you interested in learning more about better assisting sponsored refugees with trauma/mental health issues or how and where to access trauma/mental health services in Ottawa?

    Join our virtual session, where all these questions and more will be answered for the sake of you supporting a sponsored refugee to the best of your capabilities

  • Information Session: Becoming a SAH

    Date:Wednesday, March 1, 2023
    Time:8:30 PM
    Where: Virtual via Zoom

    This information session is specifically for organizations that have been incorporated for at least two years and intend to apply to become a SAH in 2023. In this webinar, you will learn about the eligibility requirements, the application process, and the required supporting documents for applying to become a Sponsorship Agreement Holder. This information session will be repeated monthly.

  • Connecting with Settlement Agencies

    Date:Tuesday, February 28, 2023
    Time:3:00 PM - 5:00 PM EST
    Where: Virtual via Zoom

    Are you interested in learning more about which settlement agencies are within the area?

    Would you like to know what services these agencies offer for privately sponsored refugees and how they can be accessed?

  • Information Session for SAHs, CGs and Cosponsors: Improving Capacity Through Facilitated Connections with Settlement Agencies  

    Date:Monday, February 27, 2023
    Time:1:00 PM Eastern Time
    Where: Virtual via Zoom

    Join this webinar to learn how RSTP’s Settlement Support Connection Project can enhance your SAH’s capacity by connecting you, your CGs, or Cosponsors with a settlement agency that can assist the newcomers you are sponsoring.

    The webinar will explain in detail how the project works and how a professional settlement worker can supplement your support – resulting in a shared workload and improved settlement outcomes for the newcomers.

    Discover how this project can save you time and effort!

  • Information Session: the Refugees I Sponsored are Coming… NOW WHAT?

    Date:Sunday, February 26, 2023
    Time:3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Central Standard Time
    Where: Virtual via Zoom

    As a refugee sponsor, you have committed to fulfill certain obligations. Our trainer will teach you what you need to do and how so the newcomer has a good settlement experience.

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