Community Programs

What is Abuse?  A booklet that explains abuse and possible courses of action.  Available in numerous languages!

What is Abuse? A booklet that explains abuse and possible courses of action. Available in numerous languages!

Abuse is Wrong in any Language (The complete booklet is below, so it can be translated using Google Translate on the RRLIP website, as not all languages have a PDF version available)  Justice Canada would like to thank the Shield of Athena for its contribution to this booklet. This booklet...


We Speak Translate App - free webinar training on Dec 12 at the RRLIP Office.  Register now (some spaces still open). Or - join the webinar from your own location!

We Speak Translate App - free webinar training on Dec 12 at the RRLIP Office. Register now (some spaces still open). Or - join the webinar from your own location!

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

The 'We Speak Translate Project' is a collaboration between Google Translate and the Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria (ICA). It utilizes the Google Translate App for refugee resettlement and newcomer inclusion in communities. The project involves training community...


REACH (Regina Education and Action on Child Hunger) - Healthy Food at Reduced Prices!

REACH (Regina Education and Action on Child Hunger) - Healthy Food at Reduced Prices!

Posted in Community Programs / Children / Families

REACH serves as an umbrella association for a wide range of healthy food programs. Programs are delivered through over 150 organizations and schools to ensure that all people in the community have access to safe, affordable, and nutritious food. PROGRAMS (click on titles for more...


IRCC expands its presence in China through new Visa Application Centres (VACs)

IRCC expands its presence in China through new Visa Application Centres (VACs)

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

News Release from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada November 17, 2017 – Ottawa  Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is expanding its Visa Application Centre (VAC) Network in China, increasing its geographic reach as Canada looks for new ways to support the growth...


 INVOLVE Program for Youth 13 -18!  Leadership Training for Youth wanting to make a difference in their community!  Free!

INVOLVE Program for Youth 13 -18! Leadership Training for Youth wanting to make a difference in their community! Free!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

Youth INVOLVE starts January 5, 2018! This program is a great way for youth to hone their leadership skills, become involved in the community through volunteerism and establish a strong supportive network among other youth and the community through cross-cultural sharing and other...


Holodomor - Commemoration of the Ukrainian Famine-Genocide - Film 'Bitter Harvest'

Holodomor - Commemoration of the Ukrainian Famine-Genocide - Film 'Bitter Harvest'

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

National Holodomor Awareness Week is being held across Canada - with different events.     In Regina, screening of the film 'Bitter Harvest' is taking place on Saturday Nov 25.   UNF Hall, 1737 St. John St., Regina   Doors open at 4:30 pm   Film starts at 5:00 pm  Hosted by the...


Youth (16-30) Skills Training (Employment Program) at RIWC  is now accepting applications!   Registration Deadline Dec 1/17.

Youth (16-30) Skills Training (Employment Program) at RIWC is now accepting applications! Registration Deadline Dec 1/17.

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

STAIY Program Outline The Regina Immigrant Women Centre (RIWC) offers the Skills Training to Advance Immigrant Youth (STAIY) Program. STAIY is a fully funded Government of Canada program that helps immigrant youth integrate successfully into the Regina labour market. Group-based...


Canadian Western Agribition in Regina - November 20 - 25, 2017 at Evraz Place

Canadian Western Agribition in Regina - November 20 - 25, 2017 at Evraz Place

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Are you interested in finding out more about agriculture in Saskatchewan?  A Regina opportunity!   Canadian Western Agribition, located in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, is the best beef show on the continent and the largest livestock show in Canada. The show is anchored by beef cattle...


 IRCC invites 2,750 Express Entry candidates to apply in November 15 draw

IRCC invites 2,750 Express Entry candidates to apply in November 15 draw

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has invited 2,750 candidates in the Express Entry pool to apply for Canadian permanent residence in a draw that took place on Nov.15.  The Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of the lowest-ranked candidate issued an Invitation to Apply...


Google Adds 21 New Languages to Voice Typing

Google Adds 21 New Languages to Voice Typing

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

Google is used around the world - and is updating it's service to include more languages.   Info from a Google article Using your voice to dictate a message can be up to three times faster than typing. With this in mind, Google is bringing voice typing (talking to your phone instead of typing)...