News from FCJ Refugee Centre

The FCJ Refugee Centre has a mandate to give shelter to women and children, provide counselling and support services to refugees and uprooted people, and help refugees and uprooted people adjust to Canadian society.

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April 15: Community Roundtable to Improve Access to Education for Newcomer Youth

When: Friday, 15 April 2016, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil St., Toronto M5T 1N1

This free event includes a panel presentation, discussion, light refreshments, and some artistic performances.

Posted:
March 15, 2016

August 27: Refugee Appeal Division (RAD) Information Session

When: Thursday, August 27, 2015, 1:30 p.m. ET

Registration: Carolina Teves cteves@fcjrefugeecentre.org

RAD (Refugee Appeal Division) information sessions provide refugee appellants with a free opportunity to be better prepared for the presentation of their appeal before the RAD.

Posted:
August 24, 2015

January 22, February 5, 19: READY Tour orientation for refugee hearing

When: January 22, February 5 and 19, 2015

Where: 74 Victoria Street, 4th floor, Toronto

Contact: Carolina Teves, cteves@fcjrefugeecentre.org or info@readytour.ca

READY Tour provides Refugee Claimants with a free opportunity to be better prepared for their hearing, see a hearing room, learn what happens at the hearing, and ask questions about the process.

Posted:
January 21, 2015

April 23: Human Trafficking for Forced Labour Forum

Date Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Time 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Place Toronto Harbour Light Ministries, 160 Jarvis St. (at Queen St.)
Contact Carolina Teves
Email cteves@fcjrefugeecentre.org

This forum focuses on persons trafficked internationally to Canada for the purposes of forced labour, and the barriers to services and protection for these populations.

Posted:
April 17, 2013

March 28: Access Without Fear interactive workshop for service providers

Date Thursday, March 28, 2013
Time 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Place Friend's House, 60 Lowther Street, St. George Subway Station. Accessible space.

Friend's House is organizing "Access Without Fear: An interactive workshop for service providers."

Posted:
March 19, 2013

April 24: Forum on Human Trafficking and Migration: Building Community Response

Date April 24, 2012
Time 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Where Toronto Harbour Light Ministries, 160 Jarvis St., at Queen St.
Contact Varka Kalaydzhieva, varka@fcjrefugeecentre.org or Carolina Teves, cteves@fcjrefugeecentre.org
Phone 416-469-9754

The focus of the Forum is on internationally trafficked persons and barriers to services and protection for these populations.

Posted:
March 22, 2012

October 25: Forum on the new refugee process

Date October 25, 2011
Time 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Where Toronto Harbour Light Ministries, 160 Jarvis St. (at Queen St.)
Contact Carolina Teves, Communication Coordinator, FCJ Refugee Centre
Phone 416-469-9754 ext. 226
Fax 416-469-2670
Email cteves@fcjrefugeecentre.org 

This forum will host representatives of the Immigration and Refugee Board, refugee lawyers, and community members who will present different perspectives on the new refugee process.

Posted:
October 04, 2011

FCJ Refugee Centre inviting settlement, frontline workers to complete survey

FCJ Refugee Centre is asking settlement and frontline workers to complete a survey related to family violence within refugee and immigrant communities and how refugee and immigration legislation affect services offered to survivors of family violence.

Posted:
May 25, 2011