Our Story

Romero House started almost 25 years ago when a small group, who believed that refugees could be treated differently, took over a refugee shelter threatened with closure. They welcomed refugees to stay in apartments without internal locks, as neighbours rather than simply…

Our Services

    Romero House welcomes refugee claimants: people who claim refugee status after arriving in Canada. We welcome refugees regardless of religion, ethnicity, political beliefs, sexual orientation or gender identity. In this way, we strive to create a community that…

The Internship Program

Serve Refugees – Meet the World in a Neighbourhood – Grow Spiritually in Community Our internship program gives young people the opportunity to walking alongside refugees in a spirit of service and mutual care; to live with families in a…