WHTO in the Media
The Conference Board of Canada
Settling Syrian Refugees: Lessons from the GTA
By Kareem El-Assal
Toronto app helps connect Syrian refugees with doctors
The people behind iamsick.ca have translated their website and app into Arabic to assist Syrian refugees landing in Toronto.
By Jessica Smith Cross
New York Times
Canadians Adopted Refugee Families for a Year. Then Came ‘Month 13.’
Everyday Canadians spent a year embracing Syrians in the world’s most
personal resettlement program. Letting them go might be the biggest test yet.
Welcome Home TO’s report was used to inform this article of challenges facing Syrian refugees in Month 13.
By Jodi Kantor and Catrin Einhorn
U of T News
Refugee initiative from U of T startup helps newcomers navigate Canada’s health-care system.
After living amid the Syrian refugee crisis in Turkey for a year after graduating from the University of Toronto, Nouhaila Chelkhaoui knew she wanted to help make a positive impact on the lives of newcomers.
By Olivia Tomic
Syrian refugees face a new kind of uncertainty as federal allowance ends
Teaching newcomers English will be critical to their long-term success in Canada, teacher says
By Laura Fraser
Month 13 Panel Discussion
By Devin Heroux