Episode 010 – Chris Hussey of Reception House

Chris Hussey

Chris Hussey

Reception House is a government-designated hub to welcome government-sponsored refugees to Waterloo Region. Chris Hussey, the Community Engagement Specialist, talks to Bob Jonkman about the process of refugee application and placement, the difficulties refugees face, and the services offered by Reception House to overcome those difficulties.

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