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 Youth - good information and support in dealing with issues or stress you may be facing

Youth - good information and support in dealing with issues or stress you may be facing

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

If you are a youth and looking for good information and support, try:  www.mindyourmind.ca    This is a place where you can get info, resources and tools to help you manage stress, crises and mental health problems and learn about taking care of yourself.   Topics on the website include:...


Intimate partner violence - resources and information for newcomers and service providers

Intimate partner violence - resources and information for newcomers and service providers

Posted in Community Programs

Information About Shelters & Domestic Violence Services Emergency Shelters and Transition Houses provide temporary housing, food, and support for women fleeing violence and their children. How long you can stay varies from shelter to shelter, but typically the maximum stay is set between 4 and...


New Employment Pathways group starting! Work Prep is recruiting for the group that is starting the week of April 23, 2018.  Apply now!

New Employment Pathways group starting! Work Prep is recruiting for the group that is starting the week of April 23, 2018. Apply now!

Posted in Community Programs

Employment Pathways - at Regina Work Prep Centre  What is it?8 Days of Training to Enhance your Resume & Job ProspectsWhen is it?April 25 to May 4, 2018 Is Employment Pathways for you?     Enhancing Interpersonal Skills with Service Best Certification    Certified Computer Training...


Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan are improving quality, accessibility and affordability of early learning and child care for families

Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan are improving quality, accessibility and affordability of early learning and child care for families

Posted in Community Programs / Families

Governments sign a bilateral agreement   REGINA, March 16, 2018 Canada NewsWire (CNW)   The governments of Canada and Saskatchewan are making significant investments in early learning and child care systems to help children be safe and healthy and develop to their full potential in families...


Websites to find family-friendly activities in Regina!

Websites to find family-friendly activities in Regina!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Kids/Family Activities  There are a number of websites that continually update information about kid-friendly and family activities happening in Regina.   Some activities are free, some are low-cost, and others are regular price.     Check out these websites for...


Newcomer Student Bursaries - Applications now being accepted by Regina Open Door Society

Newcomer Student Bursaries - Applications now being accepted by Regina Open Door Society

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

Newcomer Bursaries are cash awards that are to assist students with meeting the costs of post - secondary (i.e. university or vocational) training.   Up to SIX awards of $2,500 each are available in 2018.     Individuals are eligible to apply for a bursary if they meet ALL of the...


Do you need help to prepare your income tax return?  Community volunteers can help!  Free program open until April 30, 2018

Do you need help to prepare your income tax return? Community volunteers can help! Free program open until April 30, 2018

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

Community Volunteer Income Tax Program     Do you need a hand to prepare your Income Tax return?       Volunteers can help you prepare your income tax and benefit return if you have a low to modest income AND a simple tax situation.       Volunteers are not employees or volunteers of the...


Practise speaking English!  Conversation Circles in Regina - different times, different locations - all free!

Practise speaking English! Conversation Circles in Regina - different times, different locations - all free!

There are many different places and times to practise speaking English in Regina.  (The Regina Public Library also has French Conversation - check with the library for more information).   Some groups are held during the week - some during the day, others in the evening   Some are...


Westminster World Market - March 24th!  Come experience some of the cultures in Regina

Westminster World Market - March 24th! Come experience some of the cultures in Regina

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WESTMINSTER WORLD  MARKET      Multi-cultural Crafts and Food      Saturday March 24   10 am-2 pm   Westminster United Church, 3025 -13th Avenue, Regina     An opportunity to interact with some of Regina's newcomers - living in Regina, but coming from diverse backgrounds around...


Updated Ethnic Grocery Stores in Regina list (compiled by RRLIP)

Updated Ethnic Grocery Stores in Regina list (compiled by RRLIP)

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

A number of new vendors have been added to the Regina Ethnic Grocery Store list - to increase the variety of products available in Regina.  Asian, East African, and Latin products from Central and South America are added to the opportunities to buy food and other goods that come from around...