Support Syrian refugees

Picture: Russell Watkins/Department for International Development
Picture: Russell Watkins/Department for International Development

Support @PIRSVancouver to provide English as an Additional Language classes for refugee women arriving from #SyrianRefugees. 1,000’s of Syrian refugees will be settling in the Lower Mainland over the next 6 months. PIRS would like to help Syrian newcomers with their integration into Canadian society by offering specific classes for Syrian women arriving who have experienced trauma. The classes with cover parenting concerns, mental health and connecting to the broader community. Our instructor and support worker will use a trauma informed approach to work with the women in the class. Our classes aim to be barrier free so we will have free child minding and transportation attached. Your donation will help us to make this initiative a reality. Thank you for helping us to support women!

2 thoughts on “Support Syrian refugees”

  1. I am looking for information to help a woman and her two children who fled Syria to Turkey.
    How can I help her to come to Canada
    Can you give me information to pass on to her so she can try to immigrate to Cananda
    Thank you.
    I await your reply

    • Hi Dwayne,

      We are unable to provide you with that information. Please contact the Canadian Government or MOSAIC.

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