Supporting Refugees

Caring for Syrian Refugee Children: A Program Guide for Welcoming Young Children and Their Families



This guide will provide you with the knowledge and tools you need to better understand and respond to the unique experiences and needs of Syrian refugee children. In it, you will find:

• information on the Syrian culture;

• information on the refugee experience, the effects of trauma and culture shock and how to respond to them;

• practical tip sheets designed to easily print out and share with your team

Tip Sheets

These Caring for Syrian Refugee Children tip sheets offer practical strategies that are designed to be taken straight off the page and put into practice. They can be quickly and easily printed out to share with your team.

Other Helpful Resources

These resources may be helpful in supporting the Syrian refugee families in your program.