Fall Newsletter – New approaches to old problems

Our Fall newsletter is out! In this issue: New approaches to employment – We’ve launched the “Working Together Employment Project” Play and Parenting – Easing the transition through art and play The Great Canadian Family Portrait Project...
That’s a wrap! Not Another Gala lives up to it’s name

That’s a wrap! Not Another Gala lives up to it’s name

Can you believe a month has flown by since our annual fundraiser at Victoria Park Pavilion? Not Another Gala – Encore! was a celebration of the rich cultures and stories of those who came through Reception House as refugees, and are now becoming our neighbours. Over...
Documenting new beginnings, one portrait at a time

Documenting new beginnings, one portrait at a time

The Great Canadian Family Portrait project offers newly arrived government assisted refugees their first professional photo in their new home – Waterloo Region. A collaboration between photographer Brian Limoyo and Reception House, the project helps document...