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Free Training Program on Volunteering in Canada - INVOLVE.  Register by July 19th!

Free Training Program on Volunteering in Canada - INVOLVE. Register by July 19th!

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The Welcoming Community for Newcomers (WCN) program  at RODS (Regina Open Door Society) is excited to announce that we will be running our next INVOLVE sessions from July 28 - August 25, 2018.   The program runs over five sessions   July 28, August 4 August 11 August 18  August 25...


New audio walking tour in Regina explores queer, trans stories

New audio walking tour in Regina explores queer, trans stories

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Audio walking tour explores queer, trans stories Lynn Giesbrecht, Regina Leader-Post  May 30, 2018 Evie Ruddy, creator of the Queering the Queen City walking tour that users can access via a smartphone app, stands near the Regina Public Library next to Victoria Park. BRANDON HARDER /...


Volunteer Work Experience Program - through RODS Employment Services

Volunteer Work Experience Program - through RODS Employment Services

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Connecting Employers to a Diverse Workforce | Empowering Newcomers through Employment  The Regina Open Door  Society (RODS) Employment Services offers a variety of classes and employment counselling for newcomers to Canada ages 16 and over, who experience cultural and/or language...


Free Training - Babysitting Course by Sask. Safety Council - at Newcomer Career and Support Services

Free Training - Babysitting Course by Sask. Safety Council - at Newcomer Career and Support Services

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Newcomer Career and Support Services is offering the Saskatchewan Safety Council’s Babysitter Training Course *Free Five-Day Class is open to Permanent Resident & Refugee Women and Youth ages 15 and over.* When: Weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noonMonday June 18 - Friday June 22, 2018 Where:...


Newcomers World Market #5 was held June 9th, in the basement of Westminster United Church

Newcomers World Market #5 was held June 9th, in the basement of Westminster United Church

Newcomers market a chance to express culture and pursue dreams Abdulnaser Alkhalaf and his wife Hened sell traditional Syrian food to market-goer Connie Barrett at the Newcomers World Market hosted by the Westminster United Church. Jennifer Ackerman /...


Important information about your SIN (Social Insurance Number)  - taken from the Government of Canada website

Important information about your SIN (Social Insurance Number) - taken from the Government of Canada website

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Information taken from the Government of Canada: The Social Insurance Number Code of Practice Section 2 - SIN holders' responsibilities  By law, Canadian citizens, newcomers to Canada or temporary residents must have a Social Insurance Number (SIN) to work in Canada or to receive benefits...


Vital Conversations 2018 - Report focusing on Newcomer employment challenges in Regina

Vital Conversations 2018 - Report focusing on Newcomer employment challenges in Regina

The South Saskatchewan Community Foundation (SSCF) believes in building our future as a community through dialogue and the power of philanthropy.  We focus on and explore iniatives that address issues of community significance consistent with our mission, vision, and values - which are...


“Gods & Gays: A Discussion About Faith & 2lgbtq+ Communities”

“Gods & Gays: A Discussion About Faith & 2lgbtq+ Communities”

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“Gods & Gays: A Discussion About Faith & 2lgbtq+ Communities”    Friday June 8, 2018   5:30 PM - 7 PM   Wesley United Church - 3913 Hillsdale St.     Join UR Pride Centre & Luther College for a panel discussion on being queer, religious and everything in between.   Panelists include:...


Westminster World Market - June 9th.  Experience foods, arts and connect with many diverse cultures in Regina

Westminster World Market - June 9th. Experience foods, arts and connect with many diverse cultures in Regina

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Westminster World  Market       Multi-Cultural Crafts And Food         Saturday June 9     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...


Regina Cross-Cultural Sharing Circle Invites You For Conversation On Saturday June 9th

Regina Cross-Cultural Sharing Circle Invites You For Conversation On Saturday June 9th

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The Regina Cross-Cultural Sharing Circle is a friendly and informal group of people who meet once a month to describe and share their reflections and views about their own cultures on a variety of topics.   It is also for people who are interested in listening and learning about...