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.


E-learning training: Creating positive spaces for LGBTQA+ newcomers, January 16th – February 23 2019, hosted by OCASI. Register here.

Event: The Journey to Resilience, January 25th 2019, hosted by University of Calgary, Faculty of Social Work. Register here.

Webinar: Intersections of refugee women’s health, Janurary 29th  2019, hosted by the NCC’s for Infectious diseases, Health public policy and Determinants of health. Register here.

Event: The North American Refugee Health Conference (NARHC), hosted by The University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine Continuing Professional Development, June 14-16, 2019. Read more.

Reports and resources

Report: Social isolation of seniors: A focus on new immigrant and refugee seniors in Canada, developed by Employment and Social Development Canada. Read more here.

Instructional resource: Refugee men’s health and well-being: Strategies for language instructors, developed by BC Teal. Read more here.

Resource: Manitoba settlement guidebook for private sponsors, developed by MANSO. Read more here.

Report: Culture, context and mental health of Rohingya Refugees, developed by UNHCR. Read more here.

Information sheet: Racial equity in the settlement sector, developed by the Alberta Assoication of Immigrant Serving Agencies. Read more here.

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