Category Archives: News

Hispanic Family Camp 2017

The Hispanic family camp had another successful week this summer. Art therapy and “play as therapy” was incorporated into the camp in such a way that the mothers and their children could receive the benefit of playing and creating together. The focus of this year’s camp was on taking care of our environment. The camp more »

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Financial Literacy Workshop

The Lighthouse Ladies’ Group will be hosting a Financial Literacy Workshop for ladies to educate women and mothers to be informed and make effective decisions with all of their financial resources.  

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Thank You to The French Tutoring Centre

A big THANK YOU to Gisele, Director of The French Tutoring Centre for donating her precious time and resources to provide a fun filled day of French learning to the children in the summer drop-in program! We are so grateful for your support!

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Ride for Refuge 2017

Want to #RIDE like Michael, Jelle and Yao? You too can #RIDE for The Lighthouse on September 30. Your support is crucial to provide hope and refuge to those in need. Sign up to #RIDE: http://bit.ly/1Hi19WL

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Ride for Refuge

Join The Lighthouse on October 1st, to RIDE for the displaced, vulnerable or exploited people. It can start with YOU!

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Now Available: Summer 2017 Newsletter

Find helpful tips and information on refugee sponsorship in the latest issue of The Lighthouse newsletter! http://lighthousecentre.ca/newsletters/

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Vietnamese Family Summer Camp

From July 24-28, The Lighthouse will be offering the Vietnamese Family Summer Camp for families. For one week, families learn and spend time together with friends and loved ones. There will be lessons, games, crafts, lunch and outings.

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Practical Care of Refugees

In 2015, Canada welcomed around 25,000 refugees and the number has continued to increase over the years. Although the refugees are now safe in Canada, there are many challenges the families need to overcome in order to settle in and live a regular life. The community can help ease the transition period by volunteering with more »

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Volunteer with the Vietnamese Family Camp

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Refugee Sponsorship

by Rebecca Walker, World Renew Refugee Coordinator; Cameron Klapwyk, World Renew Refugee Program Associate; Kathryn Teeluck, World Renew Refugee Associate; and, Jeanette Romkema, Global Learning Partner consultant Churches can be a blessing to newcomers and their communities when they reach out and support refugee and immigrant families. This is what missional engagement can look like. more »

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