Community Programs

Tips and Information for Parents - the 'Right By You' Campaign

Tips and Information for Parents - the 'Right By You' Campaign

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

EVERY YEAR AN ESTIMATED 1.2 MILLION CANADIAN CHILDREN AND YOUTH ARE AFFECTED BY MENTAL ILLNESS. The 'Right by You' Campaign, organized by Partners for Mental Health is bringing Canadians together to better support teen mental health. Today’s young people live in a complicated world and face...


New! Odd Jobs Squad - Short Term Casual Work Opportunities

New! Odd Jobs Squad - Short Term Casual Work Opportunities

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

RODS  Employment Services    *NEW* Join our Odd Jobs Squad! The Odd Jobs Squad is a way to connect our clients with employers that are looking for short term casual workers. This new initiative will: Provide you with  short term casual employment opportunitiesExpose you to potential long...


Understanding the New Saskatchewan In-Demand Occupations List and Obtaining Licensure

Understanding the New Saskatchewan In-Demand Occupations List and Obtaining Licensure

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Last week, on July 29, the Canadian province of Saskatchewan announced an expanded list of 43 in-demand occupations for two of its most popular immigration categories. Slightly more than half of these occupations require professional licensure on the part of the applicant, a process that may...


Do You Speak English and Another Language?  Opportunity for Interpreting on a Casual Basis for CanTalk

Do You Speak English and Another Language? Opportunity for Interpreting on a Casual Basis for CanTalk

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

Are you a fluent speaker in more than 1 language?  Are you interested in doing some casual interpretation work?  CanTalk is looking for interpreters!   CanTalk provides interpretation services on the phone for many different organizations, such as 811 (Sask.Health information call-in...


Need New Clothes?  Check out Sales at Thrift Stores!

Need New Clothes? Check out Sales at Thrift Stores!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Stores and Second-Hand (Thrift) Shops usually have sales to reduce their seasonal stock.     Now is the time to watch for sales on summer clothes and equipment.  Often the prices are up to 50% off, with different 'specials' on various days.   There are also still many 'Garage Sales', where...


Ehrlo Sports Venture for Kids!

Ehrlo Sports Venture for Kids!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Free Activities for Kids!  Ehrlo Sports Venture......... What is Ranch Ehrlo?Ranch Ehrlo Society is a non-profit, registered charitable organization dedicated to providing arange of quality assessment, treatment, education and support services that improves the social and emotional functioning...


The CP Canada 150 Train Coming To Regina August 2

The CP Canada 150 Train Coming To Regina August 2

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

The CP Canada 150 Train "It is my honour to invite communities and citizens from across the country to join us in celebrating the nation, the railway and the future of Canada."  Keith Creel, CP President and Chief Executive Officer.  In recognition of Canada’s 150th birthday, CP...


Community Forum - Immigration, Settlement and Integration, the importance of Understanding History, Respect of Diversity & the Benefits of Equitable Inclusion.  Tonight!

Community Forum - Immigration, Settlement and Integration, the importance of Understanding History, Respect of Diversity & the Benefits of Equitable Inclusion. Tonight!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

EVENT: Community Forum in Celebration of Canada 150 & Commemoration of Emancipation Proclamation   DATE/TIME: Monday 31st JULY 2017,   6.00 pm to 8.00 pm  (Refreshments at 6.00 pm: Program starts at 6.30pm)   GUEST OF HONOR: Honorable Ahmed D. Hussen,The Federal Minister of...


Saskatchewan Express Entry Sub-Category Reopens With Expanded Occupations List

Saskatchewan Express Entry Sub-Category Reopens With Expanded Occupations List

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

From CIC News July 27, 2017 By Hugo O'Doherty And Eman Katem The International Skilled Worker – Express Entry sub-category of the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) has reopened with an expanded list of 43 in-demand occupations. This sub-category is aligned with...


Access Without Fear!  Regina City Council Will Vote on July 31. Group Urges Regina Residents to  Call the Mayor and Your Councillor and Go to the Council Meeting.

Access Without Fear! Regina City Council Will Vote on July 31. Group Urges Regina Residents to Call the Mayor and Your Councillor and Go to the Council Meeting.

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Excerpts from the MCoS (Multicultural Council of Sask) and Regina Access Without Fear facebook pages.     Many Newcomers to the City have come from situations of trauma, war, lawlessness and corruption.   In many cases, authorities were not to be trusted, but were part of the problems...