BC CHARM’s Report: In Between Emergency, Transitional, and Permanent Homes – Perspectives from Refugee Claimants and Service Providers

In 2019 MAP engaged MOSAIC with funding from the BC Ministry of Municipal Affairs, to create a robust referral system for refugee claimants seeking a home. As part of their work MOSAIC thoroughly researched the experiences of refugee claimants trying to find affordable, safe housing. This beautiful report is one of the outcomes. It traces the claimant’s journey by answering …

COVID-19: A message from MAP BC

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we live – even temporarily – and has impacted every aspect of our lives. This is also true for refugee claimants. The IRCC and IRB has temporarily halted all refugee protection hearings and the Government’s focus is on this health crisis. The borders are also closed to those seeking refugee protection. The impacts …