Community Programs


Art for Newcomers!  Free program on Saturdays.  Family Friendly! Next one - April 14th

Art for Newcomers! Free program on Saturdays. Family Friendly! Next one - April 14th

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Art for Newcomersat the Glen Elm Library   1601 Dewdney Ave E.   FREE monthly program for anyone new to Canada- Try painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed-media and more!- Practice your English- All ages - great for families Drop-ins welcome! Programs are usually the 2nd Saturday of...


Domestic abuse of Newcomer women - Information and promising practises (helpful for service providers working with newcomers)

Domestic abuse of Newcomer women - Information and promising practises (helpful for service providers working with newcomers)

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

Domestic Abuse: Considerations when working with Newcomer Women   For more information and resources - for survivors, family and friends, and professionals, go to:  https://pathssk.org/about-abuse/     Although immigrant, refugee, and non-status women experience the same forms of violence...


Skills Canada Provincial finals - home grown talent shines - April 12 and 13 at Evraz Place - Canada Centre  FREE event open to the public

Skills Canada Provincial finals - home grown talent shines - April 12 and 13 at Evraz Place - Canada Centre FREE event open to the public

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

Saskatchewan is a growing province which is fueled by the passion, determination and the hard work of its people. Nowhere is this more evident than in the skilled trades and technologies, where creativity and ingenuity shine through in every job well done. 3 Apr 2018  Regina Leader-Postby...


YMCA -  5 Days 5 Ways promotion for the month of April - free swimming pass (and other activities) for 5 visits

YMCA - 5 Days 5 Ways promotion for the month of April - free swimming pass (and other activities) for 5 visits

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

5 Days 5 Ways at the YMCA – Try the Y with five free visits! The YMCA is a place to try something new, engage and connect with others in your community and stay healthy in spirit, mind, and body. From swimming to court sports, to strength training to group fitness classes, you are sure to...


Making your community more inclusive of newcomers with the free We Speak Translate project and training. Webinar training coming up soon!

Making your community more inclusive of newcomers with the free We Speak Translate project and training. Webinar training coming up soon!

Are you looking for a tangible way to make your community more inclusive of resettled refugees and new immigrants? How can communities support newcomers while their English and/or French language skills are developing?   The We Speak Translate project is a first of its kind collaboration...


Youth program gives trades students a head start - Sask. Youth Apprentice Program (SYA)

Youth program gives trades students a head start - Sask. Youth Apprentice Program (SYA)

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

In many trade projects, the key to success is having a solid foundation. The Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC) has adopted this philosophy when it comes to developing the next generation of skilled trades workers.   3 Apr 2018  Regina Leader-Post  by...


Have you had a baby recently?  Call or email to have a Welcome Wagon visit

Have you had a baby recently? Call or email to have a Welcome Wagon visit

Posted in Community Programs / Families

Have you had a new baby in the past year?   Welcome Wagon Baby Programs provide:   small gifts from local civic minded businesses   valuable information at this special time in your life   A Welcome Wagon Representative would like to bring you a FREE gift package. In Regina, register...


Apprenticeship - You’re hired SATCC: Building a certified workforce in Saskatchewan

Apprenticeship - You’re hired SATCC: Building a certified workforce in Saskatchewan

Posted in Community Programs

The Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC) has always promoted the benefits of hiring and training apprentices. 3 Apr 2018  Regina Leader-Post PHOTOS: SATCC  Apprenticeship isn’t the only pathway to certification as a journeyperson. Experienced tradespeople...


Free Webinar - Looking at Early Childhood Care Needs for Newcomer Children - Refugees and Asylum Seekers  - Thursday at 9am

Free Webinar - Looking at Early Childhood Care Needs for Newcomer Children - Refugees and Asylum Seekers - Thursday at 9am

Responding to Early Childhood Education and Care Needs of Children of Asylum Seekers and Refugees in Europe and North America - Migration Policy Institute   Thursday, APRIL 12, 2018 - 9 am Central time - Regina 11:00 A.M. ET (New York, D.C.) / 8:00 A.M. PT (San Francisco)/ 5:00 P.M. CET...