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Refugee Support Volunteer Training

Saturday 10th-Thursday 15th February 2018

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 refugee’s 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 diverse cultures and the global refugee crisis;
- friendships with former refugees and other volunteers.

Free

Date(s)

February 10–11, 15

Time

Weekend 10/2 and 11/2 - 9.30 to 3.30 each day plus 1 evening.

Location

Nelson & suburbs, Richmond & surrounds, Nelson Lakes / Murchison, Mapua / Moutere / Motueka, Golden Bay / Abel Tasman, Tapawera / Wakefield

Venue

Red Cross Service Centre
59 Parkers Road, Tahunanui, Nelson

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

Contact

Ph. 03 548 4978
patrick.steer@redcross.org.nz

Additional Info

Official Website

 

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