Families

Startup company helps foreigners head to university in Canada and US

Startup company helps foreigners head to university in Canada and US

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

If you live in another country and want to study at a Canadian or American university, it can take up to 18 months to complete the application and receive a response. Martin Basiri knows all about that. So he founded Apply Board Inc. with his brother Meti to make the process easier. Oct 14,...


Parents of Teens- Tips from the 'Right By You' project from Partners for Mental Health - Tip #4

Parents of Teens- Tips from the 'Right By You' project from Partners for Mental Health - Tip #4

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

Every year an estimated 1.2 million Canadian children and youth are affected by mental illness The Right By You campaign was created by Partners for Mental Health to improve mental health and prevent suicide among youth, by mobilizing and engaging Canadians to help drive fundamental changes...


Immigration Info - Mid-Fall Provincial Nominee Program Update

Immigration Info - Mid-Fall Provincial Nominee Program Update

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

The past few weeks have witnessed plenty of immigration activity among Canada’s Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs), as provinces across the country continue to welcome applications from a wide range of workers, graduates, and entrepreneurs. CIC News October 18, 2017 By Hugo...


 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...