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September 29

   Since Canada’s act of confederation almost 150 years ago, Canadians have a proud record of opening their arms to those seeking a new beginning. Canada helped create the...

September 29

   There is compelling anecdotal and statistical evidence to support the creation and growth of online service provision for new immigrants to Canada.

Here is some of it...

September 29

    Samer Aldhmad worked hard as a merchant all his adult life to support his family. He does not, he explains in Arabic, his dark eyes flashing, want to depend on anyone else’...

September 23

The Immigrant Services Society of B.C. says it was promised $5-million by the province for its new refugee and immigrant welcome centre – but has received only $1-million....

September 23

 

Our ability to communicate instantly across the world has provided easy access for people on one side of the world to watch the horrifying spectacle unfolding as...

September 22

 

VANCOUVER — Surrey city council is zeroing in on poverty funding and the elimination of government-assisted refugee loans at this week's Union of B.C. Municipalities...

September 14

In response to the current refugee crisis and to provide ongoing support for other humanitarian issues, Vancity has developed a new endowment fund with the Vancity Community...

September 10

There are a number of ways how you could help refugees to settle in Surrey. You could  donate to...

September 9

Sign a Petition!

Government Assisted Refugees (GARs) resettled to Canada must pay for their overseas medical exam and travel to Canada. Since most refugees can’t...

September 9

Canada's policy of requiring incoming government-assisted refugees to pay back loans of up to $10,000 for their air fare, medical exams and documents is under renewed fire now...

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