Success Stories

A Familiarization visit to Canada to learn about Refugee Resettlement programming: Montreal and Toronto

I was thrilled to find out I had the opportunity to travel to Canada to learn all about refugee resettlement. As excited as I was to go - just like the refugees we serve in COA Egypt - I was also anxious, and had my fair share of worries about the weather as the work trip was purposely scheduled in February - the coldest month of the year! Although I had previously travelled to countries with cold, snowy winters, I still feared Canada’s infamous white winters....

ACCES Employment: Planning for Canada Success Stories

Planning for Canada has been a referral partner to ACCES Employment from the beginning. We know many of those enrolled in CEC have already secured commensurate employment in their respective field prior to, or within six months of arriving in Canada. Job seekers work one-to-one with an Employment Consultant and Job Developer who are highly invested in the success of every job seeker....

Caring for Canada

In the summer of 2015, Dr. Denise L. Spitzer joined the COA team in Manila to interview caregivers for her research on the Live-In Caregiver program. Here are her thoughts on the program. ...

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