Refugees – Have they been warmly welcomed?

It’s been just over a year now since Canada fulfilled its commitment to take in 25,000 refugees from Syria.  More have been coming since thanks to generous Canadians who have put in the time, effort, and money for private sponsorships.

Now that they have been here a year, the federal support is running out.  How are they doing? Are they struggling or flourishing?  It isn’t enough that we simply bring people here, how have the support networks done to give these new Canadians the best chance …

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Refugee Health Care: What changes means to our obligations

What do the changes to Canada’s Refugee Health Care system mean to our obligations? As Canadians, we are a country of immigrants, how we treat newcomers impacts us all.

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