New SSHRC-Funded Project to Begin in September

CCBR, together with several local organizations (including the Reception House Waterloo Region, the Mennonite Coalition for Refugee Support, and the Waterloo Region Immigration Partnership), will explore the disruptive impact of the recent Syrian refugee crisis on the...

LUSH Cosmetics partners with Reception House

In February 2016, LUSH Cosmetics launched their Refugees Welcome campaign. Through sales of their Hand of Friendship soap LUSH raised funds that have gone to support 35 resettlement agencies across North America. Reception House is excited to be one of the agencies...
Volunteer Opportunity: Syrian Children’s Programs

Volunteer Opportunity: Syrian Children’s Programs

Volunteers are invited to attend a 1 hour long meeting to be introduced and pre-screened for various Reception House programs for newcomer children. This session seeks to match qualified and capable volunteers with positions in the youth programming we are offering....