Sponsorship Breakdown and Domestic Violence: Identifying the Problem

Recorded on April 4, 2011 - This webinar is Part I of a two-part review of issues related to sponsorship breakdown and domestic violence presented by Jean Lash and Heather Neufeld of South Ottawa Community Legal Services. Prepared for community service providers, it looks at how the inland spousal sponsorship process makes abused women particularly vulnerable and how these women can acquire legal status in Canada. The webinar introduces the humanitarian and compassionate grounds option.

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