Links & Resources

CAMH is offering an on-line “Refugee Mental Health Course for Settlement and Social Service Providers”
New course dates:  May 3 - June 14, 2017 and July 19 - Aug 30, 2017

This is an online course that consists of seven self-directed modules. The modules include readings, video clips,
 supplemental reading materials and a variety of learning activities.  You will have 4 weeks in which to complete the course.


Free tax service for low income filers



Tax information:  English newcomers_final-eng  Arabic: newcomers_final-arabic  French: newcomers_final-fr


Housing for Newcomers

Grey Bruce Health Unit

Bruce Grey Family and Children’s Services

Mental Health and Addictions Services in Grey Bruce

Keystone Child Youth and Family Services

General Information in several languages

Home Fire Safety Guide, Arabic and English  Home Fire Safety Checklist Arabic – Home Fire Safety Checklist English

Parent’s Guide to Vaccinations, Arabic and English  FinalArabicVaccinationGuide – VaccinationGuideEnglish

Talk given to the Anglican Church by a Muslim explaining Islam.  Commentary on Islam

For the Power Point presentation from our initial information meeting, Refugee Information Meeting Sep 23 2015

For Government of Canada information on sponsoring refugees, click:

For the Refugee Sponsorship Training Program Site, click:

Syrian Family Links Initiative

For Denominational Sponsorship Sites, click:




Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants

Ontario Hydro support program:

Code of Ethics for Sponsorship Groups from the Canadian Council for Refugees

–          Guidelines on how to interact appropriately with your family;   outlines much of what Said covered in that portion of his presentation

Information Sheets from the Refugee Settlement Training Program (RSTP)

–          Links to an abundance of bulletins from RSTP including:

Month 13 Planning Kit

Sponsorship Disputes and Breakdowns

Managing Expectations

Cultural Awareness

Tax Receipts for Gifts

Powerpoint presentation of Said Nixon Bungura Nov. 23