Providing cultural, linguistic and community based support to clients from refugee backgrounds and staff across all areas of service delivery.
A social work response for resettlement issues, psychosocial support around earthquake impacts, mental health, family centered / family violence & support for vulnerable children.
Improving social inclusion, well-being and positive health practices for people from refugee & migrant backgrounds.
Providing counselling for people from CALD backgrounds, either in the mother tongue, or through an interpreter.
In partnership with English Language Partners, CRS provides a bilingual tutor and childcare support for the pre-school children of the learners attending the programme.
Providing community connection support for people either navigating earthquake repairs and accommodation needs, or to vulnerable children with the Canterbury Children’s Team..