Building New Lives features 20 Holocaust survivors who came to Canada between 1933 and 1955. On this map, find out where they settled across the country, according to the period in which they arrived. You can switch time periods using the blue buttons in the top bar.
In the pre-war period, very few Jewish refugees were able to come to Canada. Click on the location points to see who arrived before the war, and learn how the federal government in Ottawa was responding to the new refugee crisis.