Community Programs

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:...


Do You Need Help Filing Your Income Tax?

Do You Need Help Filing Your Income Tax?

Posted in Community Programs / Families

A group of volunteers called the SaskTel Pioneers, are available to help people and families prepare their income tax returns. This program is for those who have low income and a basic tax return (one that is not too complicated). These free clinics are being held Monday to Friday from 9:00am...


Income Tax Information Sessions Starting  Monday

Income Tax Information Sessions Starting Monday

Posted in Community Programs / Families

The Regina Open Door Society is offering information sessions on Income Tax Preparation and Filing. This session will help you learn about your legal obilgation to file Income Tax in Canada. You will also learn about: - how to submit your taxes, - the deadlines to submit, - how to avoid scams...


Are you Interested in Gardening this Summer?

Are you Interested in Gardening this Summer?

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Do you like growing flowers or vegetables? Would you like to learn more about what you can grow in Canada in the Spring and Summer? Would you like to meet friendly people who also like gardening?  Come to Seedy Saturday, 2019! This is a fun time for families and individuals who like plants...