Families

 In-depth analysis of Regina multi-sector initiative for vulnerable youth an industry first

In-depth analysis of Regina multi-sector initiative for vulnerable youth an industry first

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

An in-depth analysis of the Regina intersectoral Partnership (TRiP) initiative shows collaboration between human service providers has been an effective way to reduce vulnerability among at-risk children and youth in Regina.     Story by Jennifer Ackerman, Regina Leader-Post  October 18, 2017 ...


Age Definition of Dependent Children on Canadian Immigration Applications to Increase

Age Definition of Dependent Children on Canadian Immigration Applications to Increase

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

CIC News October 18, 2017 By Eman Katem And Hugo O'Doherty   October 24, 2017 marks the day when the definition of dependent children on Canadian immigration applications Canada will increase to include children under 22 years of age. In May of this year, Immigration, Refugees and...


Free Regina children's  programs - for parents and young children at Early Years Family Centres

Free Regina children's programs - for parents and young children at Early Years Family Centres

Posted in Community Programs / Children / Families

There are many free and low cost programs for parents and young children in Regina, as well for those who are expecting children.  At 3 different locations around the City, the Early Years Family Centres offer free drop-in and registered classes Mondays to Fridays, on Saturdays at the...


An information session about setting up a Family Council for your Family Business - organized by Family Enterprise Xchange

An information session about setting up a Family Council for your Family Business - organized by Family Enterprise Xchange

Posted in Community Programs / Families

BOARD DYNAMICS PRESENTS:  "FAMILY COUNCILS - WHAT ARE THEY, WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS, AND HOW TO ESTABLISH A FAMILY COUNCIL"   When: Tuesday, October 24  Time: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm  Where: Travelodge Regina | 4177 Albert Street South   Tickets: Members $25 pp | Non-members $40 pp  ...


Free Programs for Families, Newcomers, Mothers with Babies and Young Children, Seniors - at the  Al Ritchie Family Wellness Centre

Free Programs for Families, Newcomers, Mothers with Babies and Young Children, Seniors - at the Al Ritchie Family Wellness Centre

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

The Al Ritchie Family Wellness Centre (ARFWC) is a drop-in Centre that offers a variety of free family programs (music, crafts, and storytelling), a place for your children to play while you visit or use the clothing bank, and also a place to phone if you need help connecting with...


Regina 2017-2018 School Calendars.  Parents - make sure you know when children's schools are closed so you can make plans

Regina 2017-2018 School Calendars. Parents - make sure you know when children's schools are closed so you can make plans

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Important information for parents of school-aged children in Regina! Every year, there are a number of days that the schools will be closed and children will not go to school.  There will be a number of Professional Development Days throughout the year (these are days when the school is...


Employment Information published by RODS (Regina Open Door Society).  Sign up for the Newsletter

Employment Information published by RODS (Regina Open Door Society). Sign up for the Newsletter

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

Each month RODS Employment Services publishes a newsletter.   The newsletter contains information about upcoming classes, employers who are hiring, job fairs, information sessions (for example, "Lets Talk Business' on October 24), and other helpful information for newcomers...


Education push planned to reduce cooking fires - Regina Fire and Protective Services

Education push planned to reduce cooking fires - Regina Fire and Protective Services

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

On a frigid January morning, one firefighter was injured, two tenants were rescued from a three-storey apartment building and 23 newcomer families lost everything in a blaze that started as a cooking fire.   11 Oct 2017 Regina Leader-Post  Story by Pamela Cowan   It is people who cause fires...


Flu (Influenza) Information Sessions being held at Regina Open Door Society - especially for newcomers!  Oct 17, 18, 24 and 25

Flu (Influenza) Information Sessions being held at Regina Open Door Society - especially for newcomers! Oct 17, 18, 24 and 25

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Flu (Influenza) information sessions will be held at the Bank of Canada RODS location on October 17, 18, 24 and 25, 2017 - 4th Floor (2220 - 12th Ave.)  Come to learn about the Flu, preventive measures you can take, what a 'Flu shot' is, ask questions, and find out why a 'Flu shot' could...


Newcomer Women - Weekly Saturday morning program at the Mackenzie Art Gallery!  Special Children's program and childminding included.

Newcomer Women - Weekly Saturday morning program at the Mackenzie Art Gallery! Special Children's program and childminding included.

Posted in Community Programs / Children / Families

REALI program (RECREATION THROUGH ART AND LIFE SKILLS) is a program for women and their children that happens at Mackenzie Art Gallery every Saturday from 10 AM to 12 noon.  Through a partnership between Regina Immigrant Women Centre and the MacKenzie Art Gallery, this program provides...