Refugee Sponsorship Training Program

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Past Webinars

  • G5/CS Post-Arrival Financial Calculations Workshop

    Date:Tuesday, March 22, 2022
    Time:7:30 pm to 9:30 pm EST
    Where: Virtual

    The timeline between the submission of the PSR application and the arrival of the refugees, changes can happen and affect the financial calculations. There could be a new born baby, a new spouse etc. In these cases, how do you calculate the budget? How do you ensure that the newcomer refugees are receiving the recommended RAP Rates? This workshop will touch on those topics and will also touch on what sponsors need to keep track of when it comes to assurance activities.

    Registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYtdeyuqj4tHNRbuqHdBx10nFgypTz3TPGu

  • Post-Arrival Support on Mental Health (Southern Ontario)

    Date:Tuesday, March 22, 2022
    Time:4:30 - 5:30 PM (EST)
    Where: Virtual

    A special workshop for all sponsors in Southern Ontario on post arrival support on mental health related challenges for newcomers. Sponsors are kindly encouraged to register for this workshop as we will have a mental health specialist worker who will be our guest speaker.

     

    REGISTRATION:

    https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIvfu6vrT4pE9V6bQsnFapiuOpvOgD6scBH

     

  • Q&A on Private Refugee Sponsorship: Preparing for Arrival

    Date:Thursday, March 17, 2022
    Time:4:00 pm-5:30 pm EST
    Where: Virtual

    Description: Did you send in a quarantine plan? Are you expecting an arrival? Would you like a refresher on how to prepare for the sponsorship year? Ask your questions here.

    Zoom registration link:  https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEpfuuvpzgsHNdAImthwcbHuDtHkoJcEe09

     

  • Q&A on Private Sponsorship: Applying for sponsorship

    Date:Friday, March 11, 2022
    Time:3:30 pm to 5:00 pm EST
    Where: Virtual

    Description: Here is your chance to ask any questions you have about applying to sponsor refugees through the Private Sponsorship of Refugees program.

    Zoom registration link:  https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZctcOuvqT8pHtLw9-xfBk9P3LqC4E5CBXCb

  • Exploring Post-Arrival Responsibilities: Focus on Employment

    Date:Wednesday, March 9, 2022
    Time:4:00 pm-6:00 pm PST
    Where: Virtual

    In this RSTP virtual session, participants would learn how to better assist sponsored refugees with employment; and, how and where to access employment services in BC.  For more information, please contact our RSTP BC trainer, Michelle Ndizeye at Tel: 604-283-9337 or Email: mndizeye@rstp.ca.

    Registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwocuysqTIrGtaI1-C_U8FRmYlnkBmtVqGL

  • G5/CS Sponsors’ Post-Arrival Responsibilities Workshop

    Date:Tuesday, March 8, 2022
    Time:7:30 pm to 9:30 pm EST
    Where: Virtual

    Do you need any guidance on what to do after the arrival of newcomer refugees? Do you need assistance with learning how to manage expectations? This may be a great workshop for you. We will cover various topics under the PSR post-arrival responsibilities including learning how to practice ethical considerations and navigating COVID-19 requirements.

    Registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAlfu-rpzwoHdXRH2lxClCRLOikPL91AiNZ

  • Exploring Post-Arrival Responsibilities: Focus on Mental Health

    Date:Wednesday, March 2, 2022
    Time:4:00 pm-6:00 pm PST
    Where: Virtual

    In this RSTP virtual session, participants would learn how to better assist sponsored refugees with trauma/mental health issues; and, how and where to access trauma/mental health services in BC.  For more information, please contact our RSTP BC trainer, Michelle Ndizeye at Tel: 604-283-9337 or Email: mndizeye@rstp.ca.

    Registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMlc-6srz8oGdJxpFifCqZtM7Ef7XGCqoIP

  • Ask-me-Anything about the PSR Program with GTA Sponsors

    Date:Monday, February 28, 2022
    Time:4:00 pm-5:30 pm EST
    Where: Virtual

    In this RSTP webinar session, sponsors will have the opportunity to ask general questions about the Private Sponsorship of Refugees Program; about the eligibility requirements of sponsors and refugees, about financial and settlement support, sponsor’s relationships with settlement agencies, about the program integrity framework (PIF), and more.  Bring your questions to this interactive session. If you wish to send your questions ahead of time, please drop them in the comment section while registering. For questions, please email Dawit Demoz at ddemoz@rstp.ca.

    Registration linkhttps://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUqd-GprTwoGtyQyPIxORaM-RQgDdxO5vw3

  • The Refugees I Sponsored are Coming – NOW WHAT?

    Date:Sunday, February 27, 2022
    Time:3:00 pm to 5:00 pm CST
    Where: Virtual

    As a refugee sponsor, you have committed to fulfill certain obligations. LEARN: What you need to do and how, so the newcomer has a good settlement experience.  For more information, please contact RSTP Trainer (Saskatoon Office), Helen Smith-McIntyre at Tel: 306-343-8303 or Email: hsmithmcintyre@rstp.ca.

    Registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUpcOysrTIoGd0I2r3PXhs5EIUm8pqpfzjB

  • G5/CS Post-Arrival Financial Calculations Workshop

    Date:Tuesday, February 22, 2022
    Time:7:30 pm to 9:30 pm EST
    Where: Virtual

    The timeline between the submission of the PSR application and the arrival of the refugees, changes can happen and affect the financial calculations. There could be a new born baby, a new spouse etc. In these cases, how do you calculate the budget? How do you ensure that the newcomer refugees are receiving the recommended RAP Rates? This workshop will touch on those topics and will also touch on what sponsors need to keep track of when it comes to assurance activities.

    Registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEkc-mvpzIpHtePX69n-yHgGJKXQWTii2VP