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Saturday 18th-Thursday 23rd November 2017
Red Cross Refugee Support Volunteer training course. Free.
Course enables participants to support former refugees as they resettle here in Nelson..
The Refugee Support Volunteer training course covers all aspect of former refugees journey from their home countries of Bhutan, Myanmar and Colombia to Nelson. Cross Cultural Communication, Health and Social Services, country and culture profiles are covered as well as extensive content on the role of a Refugee Support Volunteer.
Benefits of the course:
- value of supporting a former refugee family resettle;
- learning of different cultures and the global refugee crisis;
- friendships with former refugees and other volunteers.
November 18–19, 23
Weekend 9.30 to 3.30 each day plus 1 evening.
Nelson & suburbs, Richmond & surrounds, Nelson Lakes / Murchison, Mapua / Moutere / Motueka, Golden Bay / Abel Tasman, Tapawera / Wakefield
Red Cross Service Centre
59 Parkers Road, Tahunanui, Nelson