Community Programs

One Day Opportunity to Try Programs at Saskatchewan Polytech

One Day Opportunity to Try Programs at Saskatchewan Polytech

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

Saskatchewan Polytech's INSIGHT event is an opportunity for future students to experience a program, by spending the morning with current students & instructors and shadowing the program. There are opportunities to ask questions & learn about admissions criteria, what it's like to be...


Regina's Sikh Community Supporting People in Need

Regina's Sikh Community Supporting People in Need

Posted in Community Programs / Families

Members of Regina's Sikh community have started a "free kitchen" initiative, giving out food to those who are less fortunate. Members of their volunteer group take turns purchasing the food and donating to the cause. The kitchen is open every Sunday, on the corner of Dewdney Avenue and...


The Saskatchewan Health Authority is Looking for Your Input

The Saskatchewan Health Authority is Looking for Your Input

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Have you had difficulty finding a health provider or finding information about a health service online? The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) would like to hear about your personal needs and interests, regarding healthcare in Saskatchewan.   The SHA is about to create a new website and...


Amnesty International Regina Chapter - Fundraising Brunch

Amnesty International Regina Chapter - Fundraising Brunch

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Amnesty International, Regina is hosting a fundraising brunch on Sunday, April 7th. The meal will consist of a full brunch buffet and all proceeds willl go toward the work of Amnesty International's Regina Chapter. Date: Sunday, April 7th Time: You must choose between these two...


Drop-In Help for Adults Learning English

Drop-In Help for Adults Learning English

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

The Regina Public Library has a free Dop-in Program Help Program for Adults Learning English. Participants can meet one on one with a tutor who can help answer questions and assist with school assignments, parent and work documents, etc. Days: Tuesday and Thursday evenings Time: 7:00pm...


If You Work with Immigrant or Refugee Children, This Webinar is For You!

If You Work with Immigrant or Refugee Children, This Webinar is For You!

The Migration Policy Institite is hosting an upcomign webinar entitled "Addressing Trauma in Young Children in Immigrant and Refugee Families Through Early Childhood Programs"  Date: Wednesday, Apr 3rd Time: 11am...


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...