News and Events

Workshops for mental health professionals and support workers

Offering Mental Health Support to Victims/Survivors of Human Trafficking: (The workshops will be available at the FCJ Refugee Centre, or we can come to your organization if there is interest.) WORKSHOPS For mental health professionals and support workers. Join us to engage in an in-depth dialogue about multifaceted mental health support for survivors of human…

A unique and colorful festival will take place on June 21 during the PRIDE Week

FCJ Refugee Centre is organizing the Diverse Residents One Community Celebration where many LGBTQ newcomer artists will have the opportunity to express their talents and gain community support. This event is possible thanks to the support of the Community festivals and Special Events of the City of Toronto, who always is looking to create spaces…

FCJ Refugee Centre received Pioneers for Change Award

“Access to information means access to justice; access to knowledge and the tools necessary to mobilize that knowledge and lead to integration”. With this affirmation the co-directors of FCJ Refugee Centre received the Pioneers for Change Award in Literacy and Access to information 2013.  During the ceremony they highlighted that access to information means access…

Se necesita un programa nacional de regularización para los indocumentados en Canadá

Toronto .- DESDE LOS QUE NO SOMOS DE AQUÍ… PARA LOS QUE YA NO SOMOS DE ALLÁ Por Francisco Rico-Martínez  Se necesita un programa nacional de regularizar para los indocumentados en Canadá TORONTO. El Ministro de Inmigración y Ciudadanía, Honorable Jason Kenney, ha dicho en varias ocasiones que el sistema canadiense de refugio y migración…

Se están cerrando las puertas para los migrantes irregulares o en condición de precariedad

  Toronto .- DESDE LOS QUE NO SOMOS DE AQUÍ… PARA LOS QUE YA NO SOMOS DE ALLÁ  Por Francisco Rico-Martínez (Published 09 de mayo de 2013 )  Se están cerrando las puertas para los migrantes irregulares o en condición de precariedad TORONTO. Para muestra un botón. Hay más de 20,000 casos de solicitudes por…