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Webinar on Newcomers and Canadian Taxes

Diocesan Refugee Coordinator, Dr. Shakunrala Soden encourages everyone who has been sponsored and those sponsoring groups to register for this webinar on income tax for newcomers offered by CRA. REGISTER HERE Read More

MOZONGI by Choreographer, Zab Maboungou

The Dance Centre Presents Mozongi ('Return') Choreographer Zab Mabounbou/Compagnie Danse Nyata Nyata To book FREE tickets for Syrian refugees please call 604.606.6416 or email members@thedancecentre.ca... Read More

6th Annual Mosaic Job Fair

MOSAIC is a multilingual non-profit organization dedicated to addressing issues that affect immigrants and refugees in the course of their settlement and integration into Canadian society. Help the Diocesan Refugee... Read More

Hiring Fair - Focus on Refugees

Hiring Fair with Avigilon and Fresh Direct Produce Ltd. Two amazing employers will be at the MOSAIC WorkBC – hosted Hiring Fair this Friday, June 16! Exciting job opportunities for everyone! AVIGILON will be... Read More

PWRDF Sponsors "All Saints" - The Movie

PWRDF is proud to be supporting the release of a new Hollywood film called All Saints, released by Sony Pictures and starring John Corbett (My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Northern Exposure).   The film is based on a... Read More

Pro Bono Going Public

Here is a great opportunity to access some free legal advice. Please share this information with those contacts who may benefit from these opportunities. Newcomers to Canada and those who work with newcomers may... Read More

Mosaic Open House

MOSAIC invites you to attend the Grand opening Celebration ,Open House on Sept. 26th, 2017 1-3pm of this new Head Office at 5575 Boundary Road Vancouver  Tour the facility, meet the staff and learn about MOSAIC's... Read More

Welcoming the Stranger

Welcome The Stranger: Refugees Becoming Neighbours …an interactive evening of stories from Canadians who have welcomed individuals who have lived the refugee journey. Our speakers arrived from Kurdistan of Iraq in... Read More

One Day I Walk

An evening of Bruce Cockburn’s music in support of Syrian refugees. Iconic Canadian singer song writer Bruce Cockburn has produced 25 albums in his astonishing 47 year career. He is a 13 time Juno winner, recipient... Read More

Diocesan Refugee Unit

  Dr Satori Soden has begun her work as Diocesan Refugee Coordinator. Satori brings a strong passion for refugees and a strong skill-set in the area of immigration. Satori's immediate focus will be on files that are... Read More


 #FromHomeToHome is a United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR-Canada) campaign to mark the 150th Anniversary of the Confederation and to showcase the country’s long tradition of welcoming people, by asking refugees in... Read More

Roofing for Refugees

Refugee Roofers - Training and Employment Program Are you eager to find full-time employment in the roofing construction industry? You will attend a 3 week job specific training that will result in full-time... Read More

UPDATE - Bishop's Fund for Refugee Resettlement

In December of 2015, as the larger culture’s awareness of issues around Refugees grew, and the call to action and the need to be doing something grew in people’s hearts, Bishop Melissa Skelton announced the creation... Read More

Changes to Citizenship Requirements - IRCC

Here is information for all who are working in Refugee and Newcomer ministry and for those who visit this site looking for information regarding the Diocese of New Westminster as SAH. Immigration Refugees and... Read More

A Note From the Diocesan Refugee Unit

We can all be proud that the Diocese of New Westminster has had a strong response to the worldwide appeal for sponsorship of refugees. We have many parishes and other groups who have worked with our diocese to bring... Read More

BVOR Christmas Appeal for Refugee Placement

A Message Forwarded from the Diocesan Refugee Unit (DRU) During this season of giving, please remember the many refugees who need a home. Refugees are in desperate need of Canadian sponsors. Find out how you can... Read More