Syrian Refugee Information

Site: Ontario

Service: Syrian Refugee Information - 211 Ontario

Description (Service) General Information: 
For information about what Canada is doing to help, how to donate, how to sponsor a Syrian refugee, how long it takes to process Syrian refugee applications, and where to find answers to commonly asked questions visit Citizenship and Immigration Canada Here 
Relief Funds in Ontario: 
The government has set up a relief fund where it matches donations given to registered Canadian charities. For full information and a list of recognized charities Click Here 
Syrian Relief Assistance in Ontario 
Online information and resources 
Red Cross Syrian Refugee Arrival Appeal 
For one time or recurring financial donations Click Here 
Online Information and Resources for Newcomers 
Provides answers to common questions of newcomers in Canada 
SPARK Ontario: 
Provincial volunteer website that features information and volunteer opportunities pertaining to Syrian refugees 
Health Care: 
Syrian refugees will be covered under the Interim Federal Health Program for 1 year for health, prescriptions and some dental. Providers are reimbursed by this plan. Individuals can get details about how to apply, what is covered, and what health care service providers to go to here 
For more information about this program specific to Syrian refugees click here  
Refugee HealthLine: 
Connects refugees with health care providers for transitional care. Transitional care includes initial assessment(s) and care and/or referral(s) to other health services Multilingual toll-free line: 1-866-286-4770
Service Details
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Not Applicable
Application Not Applicable
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Ontario
Physical Access Not Applicable