REFUGEE MINISTRY

As a Sponsorship Agreement Holder, the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa has been a sponsor of refugees for over 40 years through the Private Sponsorship of Refugees Program of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.

“I was hungry and you gave me food.
I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink.
I was a stranger and you welcomed me.”
– Matthew 25.35

Find below the 2018 reports of the Refugee Ministry to the Synod of the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa:

Refugee Ministry Report for the 2018 Synod Journal
Presentation to Synod 2018 – Don Smith
Presentation to Synod 2018 – Joyce Couvrette

“Please tell everybody that we really appreciate everything they have done for us… Thanks for making us feel safe and happy,”
–  The mother of a sponsored family

For more information contact:
Joyce Couvrette
Refugee Ministry Officer
refugee@ottawa.anglican.ca
(613) 736-6675