Connect with Other Groups


In the Lower Mainland

Businesses which have supported Humanity4Syrians

Dinakis Mediterranean Grill, Port Coquitlam

Vivio Flowers, Port Moody and Vancouver

Vancouver Aquarium, Vancouver

Resources

Refugee Programs and Services, a database put together by the Metro Vancouver Refugee Response Team

Welcoming Syrians to the TriCities, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody
A group of volunteers sharing information to welcome and assist Syrian refugees to the TriCities.

Arabic-English Exchange for Refugee Women
A pilot project pairing English speakers interesting in learning Arabic with newly arrived Syrian refugees who are learning English.

New to BC
Libraries are wonderful places for newly arrived Syrians to get information and connect with your community. This website connects newcomers to the library.

Refugees Welcome in Vancouver
A Facebook page with lots of local information.

Vancouver Resource Map in Arabic and English

Sponsorship Groups

Opening Homes and Hearts in Canada, Surrey
An information and action hub for those interested in refugee sponsorship.

UBC Refugee Relief
A team of UBC students are fundraising to support the private sponsorship of Syrian refugees in Vancouver.

Refugees Matter, Vancouver
8-year-old Addie and her friends are sponsoring a family.

In the rest of BC

Resources

New to BC
Libraries are wonderful places for newly arrived Syrians to get information and connect with your community. This website connects newcomers to the library.

Refugees for Vancouver Island
A Facebook page with lots of local information.

Sponsorship Groups

Refugee Support Project, Pender Harbour
A community outreach project of the Parish of Pender and Saturna Islands to bring a family to the community.

Nanaimo Community Refugee Sponorship
Connecting people with information and sponsorship opportunities.

Campbell River Syrian Refugee Support Committee
A group of people supporting the sponsorship of a refugee family.

The Nelson Refugee Coalition, The Cathedral Refugee CommitteeThe Nelson Friends of Refugees
Community members in Nelson are working together to welcome refugees.