Community Programs

National HIV Testing Event - June 27. Time and location information for Regina

National HIV Testing Event - June 27. Time and location information for Regina

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1 in 5 Canadians who are HIV positive don’t even know it.A simple finger-prick test can detect if you have HIV.* Knowing your status is part of your healthy lifestyle. Get tested in under a minute during the FIRST-EVER CANADA-WIDE HIV TESTING DAY.*   #KnowYourStatus TO FIND THE NEAREST...


Pre-Canada Day Celebration for Newcomers - organized by RODS Orientation Services for Newcomers

Pre-Canada Day Celebration for Newcomers - organized by RODS Orientation Services for Newcomers

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June 28, 2018   City Square Plaza (Victoria Park)     10:00 AM To 12:00 PM   FREE! Learn More About Canada Day   Activities To Learn About Canada  Entertainment!   Come Join The Fun!    To register or for more information, please contact: Loly or Lynn at (306)...


Free Webinars about Community Development - sponsored by Tamarack Institute

Free Webinars about Community Development - sponsored by Tamarack Institute

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Building Community Into Neighbourhoods Speakers: Jim Diers and Paul BornDate: June 21, 2018 | 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. ET Neighbourhoods are one of the foremost opportunities available to us to foster a sense of belonging. Neighbourhoods are home to an abundance of people with shared experience,...


FEX  - Family Enterprise Exchange - a support for Family-run businesses

FEX - Family Enterprise Exchange - a support for Family-run businesses

Posted in Community Programs / Families

Family  Enterprise Xchange    Access the FEX Facebook page that advertises FEX Regina events   About FEX Regina   FEX Regina provides support to family-owned businesses in Regina and the surrounding area.   We hope to strengthen the generational durability, viability and long-term...


Will You Stand #WithRefugees!

Will You Stand #WithRefugees!

Will You Stand #WithRefugees!   Regina Open Door Society (RODS) Will Be Hosting A World Refugee Day (WRD) Event   On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018   From 12:00 to 1:00 pm,   Please Join Us At The City Square Plaza Stage At Noon   The Program Will Include:   2018 Newcomer Bursary...


Free Training Program on Volunteering in Canada - INVOLVE.  Register by July 19th!

Free Training Program on Volunteering in Canada - INVOLVE. Register by July 19th!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Welcoming Community for Newcomers (WCN) program  at RODS (Regina Open Door Society) is excited to announce that we will be running our next INVOLVE sessions from July 28 - August 25, 2018.   The program runs over five sessions   July 28, August 4 August 11 August 18  August 25...


New audio walking tour in Regina explores queer, trans stories

New audio walking tour in Regina explores queer, trans stories

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Audio walking tour explores queer, trans stories Lynn Giesbrecht, Regina Leader-Post  May 30, 2018 Evie Ruddy, creator of the Queering the Queen City walking tour that users can access via a smartphone app, stands near the Regina Public Library next to Victoria Park. BRANDON HARDER /...


Volunteer Work Experience Program - through RODS Employment Services

Volunteer Work Experience Program - through RODS Employment Services

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Connecting Employers to a Diverse Workforce | Empowering Newcomers through Employment  The Regina Open Door  Society (RODS) Employment Services offers a variety of classes and employment counselling for newcomers to Canada ages 16 and over, who experience cultural and/or language...


Free Training - Babysitting Course by Sask. Safety Council - at Newcomer Career and Support Services

Free Training - Babysitting Course by Sask. Safety Council - at Newcomer Career and Support Services

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Newcomer Career and Support Services is offering the Saskatchewan Safety Council’s Babysitter Training Course *Free Five-Day Class is open to Permanent Resident & Refugee Women and Youth ages 15 and over.* When: Weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noonMonday June 18 - Friday June 22, 2018 Where:...


Newcomers World Market #5 was held June 9th, in the basement of Westminster United Church

Newcomers World Market #5 was held June 9th, in the basement of Westminster United Church

Newcomers market a chance to express culture and pursue dreams Abdulnaser Alkhalaf and his wife Hened sell traditional Syrian food to market-goer Connie Barrett at the Newcomers World Market hosted by the Westminster United Church. Jennifer Ackerman /...