Newcomer Support

Settlement Services in Waterloo Region

Reception House Waterloo Region provides primary resettlement support for all government assisted refugees in Waterloo Region: Temporary residence, orientation, needs assessment, employment support, social integration programs, youth services and more. Many other settlement and community services will also provide support such as Kitchener-Waterloo Multicultural Centre (KWMC) and YMCA Immigrant Services.

Supporting Refugees 

Reception House programs and initiatives:

Volunteer opportunities to assist with these programs will be developed as needs arise.  The following training links will help you to prepare to support refugees in our community: 

Exisiting Volunteer opportunities that will strengthen resouces for refugees as they settle in our Region can be found on our Volunteer Search page under Newcomer Supports. See list below for current positions available for you to assist others as they settle in Waterloo Region.



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Newcomer Support
Program/Special Event
Volunteer Tutor Region-wide Tutoring Camino Wellbeing + Mental Health
English Conversation Circle Facilitator   Greenway-Chaplin Community Centre
Group Facilitator Women English Conversation Circle iHelp International
Virtual Group Support Wazee Seniors Group Kind Minds Family Wellness
Tutors for ESL and Refugee Students Free Virtual Tutoring Program HomeworkHub
Web Designer   iHelp International
Volunteer Waterloo Region
1454 King Street East, Unit 3
Kitchener ON N2G 2N7

Phone: 519 742 8610

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