Updates from the field​


Updates from the field

Updates from the field header

This page lists resources, reports, training events and sector updates relevant to immigrant and refugee mental health.


Presentation: Refugees and well-being, November 9, 2019, hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation. Register here.

Workshop: Before you sign: For workers supporting immigrant clients, November 14, 2019, hosted by Brantford Public Library. Register here.

Presentation: Decolonizing mothering: Asian immigrant mothers’ learning in transnational Canada, November 14, 2019, hosted by SFU David Lam Centre. Register here.

Speaking series: I know what you think about immigration!, November 14, 2019, hosted by ISSofBC. Register here.

Training: Refugee support, November 16, 2019, hosted by Journey Home Community. Register here.

Workshop: Evaluating refugee programs, December 6, 2019, hosted by The BC Refugee Hub and The Evaluation Capacity Network. Register here.

Reports and resources

Report: Do Syrian refugees perceive improved physical and mental health a year after resettling in Canada?, developed by Wellesley Institute in partnership with other agencies. Read more here.

Report: About immigration: Going beyond myths, developed by Canadian Diversity – Association for Canadian Studies. Read more here.

Information sheet: Gender-based violence and harassment: Creating safer workplaces and communities, developed by AMSSA. Read more here.

Report: Refugee education 2030, developed by UNHCR. Read more here.

Academic journal: Refugee sponsorshop: Lessons learned, ways forward, Refuge. Read more here.

Report: Population projections for Canada (2018 to 2068), Provinces and territories (2018 to 2043), developed by Statistics Canada. Read more here.

Information sheet: Newcomer men – Unique challenges and considerations, developed by AMSSA. Read more here.

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