Author Archives: Help the Refugees

Resources on Resettling Syrian Refugees in Vancouver

Here’s a list of places where you can volunteer/donate within the lower mainland: ISSofBC: The sole government body responsible for welcoming and temporarily housing refugees in hotels/military camps/homes and then funding their permanent housing. Need help with Housing, Employment leads, and Settlement volunteers (their site has forms you can fill out). A toll-free at 1-844-447-9742

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How to help Syrian refugees coming to B.C.

The province’s leading immigrant services organization is asking British Columbians to help settle thousands of Syrian refugees expected in the next six to eight weeks. The new federal Liberal government announced its plans to settle 25,000 Syrian refugees in Canada by the end of the year, with nearly 3,000 of them coming to B.C. Read more… While details are

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