Refugee Resources

Refugee Resources

If you’re interested in learning more about Canadian immigration policy, check out:, a site that documents policy changes over nine years. The website is a project of No One Is Illegal | Personne n’est Illégal | Nadie es ilegal, a migrant justice movement.

Opening Homes and Hearts is a Facebook hub with information and action hub for those interested in sponsoring refugees.

ISSofBC (a BC-based organization providing settlement support services to immigrants and refugees) published this list of ways to help.

Regional sponsorship groups that we know of:

Vancouver – Refugee Family Support

Ottawa – Ottawa Centre Refugee Action

Ottawa – Catholic Centre for Immigrants This page lists useful links for refugees or volunteers in the Ottawa area. Or click here if you are thinking of sponsoring and would like to attend a free information session.

Toronto – Project Toronto Welcomes #WWYB challenges you to imagine you 10 minutes to pack your bag: what would you bring?

Dartmouth – Heart of Dartmouth

To add to this list, tweet @spiderwebshow and we will put it on the page.