University of Ottawa

Site: Refugee Hub

Share:
Names
Alternate Name ERDR ; Le carrefour des réfugiés ; Migrant Crisis ; PAP réfugiés ; PARUO ; Refugee Law Research Team ; Refugee Sponsorship Support Program ; Refugee SSP ; RLRT ; Syrian Refugees ; University of Ottawa Refugee Assistance Project ; UORAP
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
554 King Edward St, Third Flr
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
 
View Google Map
Intersection King Edward Ave and Laurier Ave E
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Not Applicable
Parking Parking meters * pay parking lot
Description and Services
Description (Service) University hub that delivers core programming in the area of refugee law and policy * refugee law education * research * advocacy 
 
Refugee Sponsorship Support Program (SSP): brings together sponsorship experts, pro-bono lawyers, law students, and community organizations to offer direct support to Canadians seeking to sponsor refugees * matching program between sponsors and support with a pro-bono lawyer and law students * support and training program for lawyers and law students on the completion of sponsorships * public information program 
 
University of Ottawa Refugee Assistance Project (UORAP): offers resources for community workers who are assisting refugee claimants, and for refugee lawyers 
 
Refugee Law Research Team (RLRT): volunteer team of current and former law students and others involved in the refugee field that provides legal research, analysis, and strategic support to various high-level domestic and international refugee advocacy initiatives
Hours There are no office hours
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Send an email or visit the website for more information on the hub or on the RLRT 
 
For information on the Refugee SSP, visit www.refugeessp.ca or send an email to refugeessp@uottawa.ca 
 
For information on the UORAP, visit http://ccrweb.ca/en/uorap or contact Emily Bates by email at emily.bates@uottawa.ca or by calling 613-562-5800 ext 8871
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Refugee Application Assistance ~ Social Workers ; Refugee Claims Legal Assistance ; Social Sciences and Humanities Research ~ Immigration Issues ; Sponsorship Programs ~ Immigration Issues ; Sponsorship Programs ~ Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Immigration Issues
Contact Information
E-Mail refugeehub@uottawa.ca
Website www.refugeehub.ca/
Social Media Facebook
Primary Executive Emily Bates, Director
Alternate Executive Prof Jennifer Bond, Faculty Director
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119278877 RR0001 ; Fees - Student fees
Elections The Board of Governors is appointed.
Resources Website, Facebook

Agency Overview


Please Note: Every effort is made to ensure that the information in this database is accurate, up-to-date and comprehensive. The Community Information Centre of Ottawa (CIC) cannot assume liability resulting from errors or omissions. Inclusion of a programme or service does not imply endorsement, nor does omission reflect on the contribution that an organization makes in a community. The reader should verify the information before acting on it.

This Site is linked to other websites that are not under the control of and are not maintained by the Community Information Centre of Ottawa (CIC). The CIC is not responsible for the content of those websites. The CIC is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link to such websites does not imply endorsement by the CIC of those websites. Anyone linking to this site must comply with these Terms and all applicable laws.