Community Programs

Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Course

Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Course

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project’s online course  is a free, self-directed training, designed to build capacity in providing equitable access to support and treatment, while highlighting the necessity of partnerships among sectors. Course participants are given access to...


Free Touch Football League for Ages 6-16

Free Touch Football League for Ages 6-16

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children

Regina Open Door Society invites all newcomer families interested in learning about a free football league for their children, to attend an orientation session provided by Ehrlo Sport Venture. This session will include a presentation about the free, non-contact football leage, which runs every...


"Embracing Diversity" - Program Coming to Regina Schools

"Embracing Diversity" - Program Coming to Regina Schools

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

More than 60 schools, from both Public and Catholic divisions, will be inviting cultural outreach workers into their classrooms as part of a new program from Regina Multicultural Council. The program, called Embracing Diversity,  aims to bring personal voices into the classroom to share stories...


Free Webinar About Opportunities to Improve Home Visiting Services for Immigrant Families

Free Webinar About Opportunities to Improve Home Visiting Services for Immigrant Families

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Migration Policy Institute is offering a free webinar that explores the topic of home visting immigrant and dual language learner families. Date: Wednesday, Aug. 29th Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST) Follow this link...


Summer Bash 2019

Summer Bash 2019

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

This is the 3rd year that Summer Bash will be taking place in Regina. Offering family activities, two stages, a Cultural Village, Indigenous Pavilion, many food options and more... the event organizers are expecting to see over 10,000 people attend! All of the events focus on connecting the...


Remembering The Rohingya -  Protest Against Genocide - Aug. 25th

Remembering The Rohingya - Protest Against Genocide - Aug. 25th

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

For decades, Rohingya Muslims have been forced to flee their villages in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, seeking refuge in neighboring countries, due to systematic discrimination, statelessness and targeted violence. Entire villages were burned to the ground, families were separated and killed, and...


Free Immunization Clinic For Children - Wednesday, Aug. 21st - No Appointment Necessary

Free Immunization Clinic For Children - Wednesday, Aug. 21st - No Appointment Necessary

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Immunizations protect people from very harmful diseases that can make people extremely sick, or can even result in death. These diseases are also very contagious, meaning that they spread to other people very quickly and easily.  It is important to have your children receive these as early...


Volunteers Needed for Summer Bash Event - Aug. 25th

Volunteers Needed for Summer Bash Event - Aug. 25th

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Summer Bash 2019 is looking for volunteers to help on the day of the event. A lot of coordination and people will be required to put off an event that expects to see over 10,000 attendees!  Shifts on Aug. 25th will be:  9:00am - 1:00pm  12:30pm - 4:30pm   3:00pm - 7:00pm  Volunteers...


Deadline to Apply for Creative Kids Funding - TOMORROW (Aug. 16th)

Deadline to Apply for Creative Kids Funding - TOMORROW (Aug. 16th)

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Creative Kids is a program that provides financial assistance to families registering their children (age 4 - 19 years) in creative activities such as art, music, dance, theatre, and culture.  Creative Kids funding is:    • based on a family’s financial need/income • available for people who...


Free Online Session Regarding Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health - Wednesday, Aug 14th

Free Online Session Regarding Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health - Wednesday, Aug 14th

Posted in Community Programs

The Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project is hosting a live online session, where social, settlement and health service providers can pose questions to an expert in the field of Immigrant and Refugee mental health. The session will take place on Wednesday, August 14th at 11:30am...