There are many ways to get involved with us!

The Refugee Centre is looking for new board members for the year 2019-2020. Members should be 18 years old or older. They will meet once a month. Terms will last 1 year. This is an unpaid position. For more information, you can consult our constitution. To apply, fill out this form.

Become member of our board


We are always looking for volunteers to become part of our centre and help us out during events, workshops and classes. You can sign up on this form and we will contact you as soon as we have an opportunity that fits your interests. Be sure to specify which fields interest you the most; this will help us get a better idea of where your skills can really aid us. 

Volunteer with us

We are looking for volunteers to do some research in the following fields, a case manager and a few graphic designers! If you’re up for a challenge and working in a stimulating environment, sign up below! Interviews will start September 3rd.

Financial planning

Example of content: What is financial planning? How do I save? What kind of bank account should I open? How do I file my taxes?

Health

Example of content: How do refugees get a health card? Family doctor? Health insurance?

Labor laws

Example of content: What are my responsibilities as an employee? What are my employer’s responsibilities to me? Holidays, vacation, salary, pay

Citizenship

Example of content: What are the eligibility requirements for Canadian citizenship? How can I apply to citizenship?

Job search strategies

Example of content: Main job search engines, CV tips

Education system

Example of content: What does the education system in Quebec look like? What about kindergarten? 

Housing 

Example of content: Housing market in Montreal, how to search for housing

Equivalencies

Example of content: How to do foreign diploma equivalency in Quebec


We accept old university school books as donations, and any other academic material. Please send us an email at info@therefugeecentre.org.

You can also help us on our journey by clicking on the "Donate" button below!

Please note that we do not accept clothes or furniture as donations since we do not offer housing services.

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