Refugee 613's Louisa Taylor explains how to help newcomers to Ottawa

As the city prepares for an influx of refugees from Syria, many people in Ottawa are wondering what they can do to help. Louisa Taylor, director of Refugee 613, took part in a live web chat to answer questions about ways you can pitch in.

As the city prepares for an influx of refugees from Syria, many people in Ottawa are wondering what they can do to help.

Louisa Taylor is the director of Refugee 613. (Dwayne Brown Studio)

From housing to clothing to health care, refugees coming to the region are in need of support.

Louisa Taylor, director of Refugee 613, took part in a live web chat today to explain how you can pitch in.

You can see the whole conversation below.