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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...


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...


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...


Telephone Scam Targeting Immigrants and Refugees

Telephone Scam Targeting Immigrants and Refugees

Posted in Immigration News / Youth / Children / Families

There have been recent reports about a telephone scam, where the caller is claiming to represent the IRB (Immigrant and Refugee Board) or the RCMP (Royal Canadian Mounted Police) and demanding money. If anyone receives a call like this, do not do what they ask. Instead, conatct the...


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...