Training

 

Journey Home Community periodically hosts training seminars and workshops for volunteers and partner organisations.

Training Schedule

  • February 23: Refugee Support—Basic Training
    8:45AM - 3:00PM
    Olivet Baptist Church, 613 Queens Avenue, New Westminster
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  • April 13: Refugee Support—Basic Training
    8:45AM - 3:00PM
    Olivet Baptist Church, 613 Queens Avenue, New Westminster
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  • June 15: Refugee Support—Basic Training
    8:45AM - 3:00PM
    Tenth Church - Mount Pleasant, 11 W 10th Avenue, Vancouver
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Training Information

Refugee Support—Basic Training

This workshop offers basic training for Journey Home Community Volunteers and Groups/Churches partnering with us to create Communities of Welcome for Refugee Claimants.

Topics Covered in Training:

  • Introduction to the refugee community
  • Canada's refugee protection system
  • Accompaniment and support for refugee families
  • Experiencing the refugee journey
  • Building healthy and supportive relationships
  • Creating Communities of Welcome for Refugee Claimants