refugee

Worship resources for Refugee Sunday

The 2nd of July is marked as Refugee Sunday in the Anglican Church and is a time to celebrate the contributions that refugees make, pray…
Doing Our Bit on World Refugee Day

Doing Our Bit on World Refugee Day

The Doing Our Bit: Double the Quota campaign will be holding an event at Parliament on World Refugee Day (20th of June) and Bishop Justin…

Refugee intake next week – can you help?

The second intake of former refugee families into the Wellington region is upon us, with volunteers requested for next week's preparation for their arrival.  People…
Taking care of people is who we are

Taking care of people is who we are

On March the 2nd, volunteers from a number of Anglican parishes unpacked furniture, made beds, set up kitchens and stocked pantries - for people they…

Driving mentors needed for former refugees

Kia ora!  Are you a driver?  Do you want to change the life of a former refugee for the better?  ChangeMakers Refugee Forum has a few opportunities left to become a refugee drive mentor, but applications close on the 16th of February 2017, with training beginning soon after.

The programme runs for a minimum of twelve weeks, with three intakes per year.  A dual-control vehicle is supplied for the practice sessions and all mentors are given training and induction for the duration of the programme.

If you’ve got a full New Zealand driver licence and have been driving for more than two years, you may qualify.

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