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Sponsor a refugee

Sponsor a refugee

Join others to help bring a refugee to safety in Ottawa. Learn what’s involved and connect with advisers to help you through the process.

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Donate

Support refugee sponsorship groups and local settlement agencies. Put your dollars to work through the United for Refugees Campaign.

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Volunteer

Volunteer

Resettlement takes more than just money. Volunteer your time, skills and friendship to help someone make a new life here.

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Advocate

Want Ottawa and Canada to do more for refugees? Raise your voice in support of a simpler, faster refugee reception system.

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Become a partner

Become a partner

Everyone can play a role. Tell us how you or your organization would like to help resettle refugees.

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FAQ

What is a refugee?

Refugees are ordinary people who have been forced to flee their countries because of extraordinary circumstances, including violence and persecution.

What is sponsorship?

Sponsorship is a way for groups of Canadians to bring refugees to Canada.

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