Community Programs

Private Sponsorship of Refugees Saskatchewan Conference - May 3-4

Private Sponsorship of Refugees Saskatchewan Conference - May 3-4

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Registration is now open for the  Saskatchewan Conference on Private Sponsorship of Refugees. The conference will take place on May 3rd & 4th, in Saskatoon. Those who incur travel costs can apply for reimbursement. Requests must be submitted no later than April 15th, 2019. To obtain a copy of...


How to recognize and prevent immigration fraud

How to recognize and prevent immigration fraud

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

March is annual Fraud Prevention Month and the Government of Canada is committed to protecting Canadians and newcomers from falling victim to fraud. Take the below true or false quiz, to test your knowledge about recognizing and preventing immigration fraud. Then scroll to the bottom for...


Free Citizenship Preparation Class in Regina's South End - starting today!

Free Citizenship Preparation Class in Regina's South End - starting today!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The New Canadian Integration Society (NCIS) is offering an 8-week class to help Newcomers to Canada prepare for the Canadian Citizenship exam. In order to qualify for this class, you must: - be over 16 years of age. - be able to understand and communicate well in English. Time:...


Information Session About Private Sponsorship of Refugees and Newcomer Settlement Services - Thursday, March 28th

Information Session About Private Sponsorship of Refugees and Newcomer Settlement Services - Thursday, March 28th

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

The Newcomer Welcome Centre is hosting an information session to inform the community about the Private Sponsorship of Refugees program and newcomer settlement services. Although located in Regina, the Newcomer Welcome Centre also provides services to 84 communities within the Regina...


Information Night at Saskatchewan Polytech - March 28th

Information Night at Saskatchewan Polytech - March 28th

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

Saskatchewan Polytechnic is hosting an information night where participants can tour the campus and learn about: - programs - application and admission process - financial aid options (including scholarships, awards and bursaries) - services for students Date: Thursday, March 28th. Time: 5:00pm...


IRCC Launches National Call for Proposals for Newcomer Programming

IRCC Launches National Call for Proposals for Newcomer Programming

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

As part of its commitment to deliver high quality settlement services to newcomers, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is issuing a call for proposals for the Settlement and Resettlement Assistance programs. The National Call for Proposals (CFP) intake process has been...


Cultural Awareness Training - Thursday, March 21st

Cultural Awareness Training - Thursday, March 21st

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Regina Open Door Society (RODS) offers free Cultural Awareness Training to employers, community organizations and members of the community at large, to help them increase their cultural awareness and knowledge of newcomers’ needs, challenges and their potential contributions.  Attendees...


Are you interested in becoming a security guard?

Are you interested in becoming a security guard?

Posted in Community Programs

Emergency Security Management (ESM) is holding an information session where you will learn about the company and upcoming job opportunities as a Security Guard.  Date: Tuesday, March 19th Time: 10:00am - 11:00 am Location: Regina Open Door Society (4th floor of the Bank of...


CBC Highlighting Immigration Stories

CBC Highlighting Immigration Stories

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The RRLIP recently held a Community Forum where the topic of newcomer mental health and wellness was addressed. A report highlighting the information shared and discussed will be available shortly.  In the meantime, we invite you to check out these articles, publised by the CBC...


Family Friendly Cultural Event - this Sunday!

Family Friendly Cultural Event - this Sunday!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

You are invited to an afternoon of free food, performances and cultural displays created by your neighbours. This is Our Community is an opportunity to get to know others living in your community and anyone is welcome to attend. Date: Sunday, March 10, 2019 Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm Location:...