Your guide to events in Nelson, New Zealand
Saturday 7th-Thursday 12th September 2019
The course begins with an outline of the former refugee’s journey from their home countries to Nelson then focuses on the role of the support volunteer. It includes sessions on cross cultural communication, health and wellbeing, working as a volunteer team and using the various tools supplied to navigate through first months of living in Nelson.
Learn about diverse cultures and the global refugee crisis. Build friendships with former refugees and other volunteers. If you would like to become part of the team please contact Megan:
For more information go to the Red Cross website.
September 7–8, 12
September 7th and 8th 9.30am – 4pm and September 12th 5.30pm – 8.30pm
Nelson Tasman Red Cross Service Centre
59 Parkers Road