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Red Cross Refugee Support Volunteer training course. Free.

Saturday 22nd-Thursday 27th September 2018

This 15-hour 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.
The course content covers Cross Cultural Communication, Health and Wellbeing, country and culture profiles, opportunity to hear former refugees’ personal stories, as well as extensive content on the role of a Refugee Support Volunteer.
Our current volunteers comment on the great satisfaction in supporting a former refugee family create a new life here; that they learn about diverse cultures and the global refugee crisis; and that they make friendships with former refugees and other volunteers.
If you would like to become part of the team please contact Megan or Pat: nelsonadmin@redcross.org.nz 03 546-5012

Featured Free

Date(s)

September 22–23, 27

Time

September 22nd, 23rd 9:30AM - 4PM & 27th 5:45-8:30

Venue

Nelson Tasman Red Cross Service Centre
59 Parkers Road

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

Contact

Ph. 035465012
Patrick.Steer@redcross.org.nz

Additional Info

Official Website

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