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Free Programs for Parents and Children!  Early Years Family Centres drop in play spaces - 3 locations in Regina!

Free Programs for Parents and Children! Early Years Family Centres drop in play spaces - 3 locations in Regina!

Posted in Community Programs / Children / Families

The EYFC are free drop-in centres for children ages infant to 6, with their caregivers. We offer a play and learn space where caregivers can interact and play with their little ones. Early Years Family Centres have many different programs for parents and children to enjoy together.  Programs...


Water Footprint Calculator: Interactive tool to calculate how much water you and your family use - and ideas on how to conserve. Plus - teaching tools for educators.

Water Footprint Calculator: Interactive tool to calculate how much water you and your family use - and ideas on how to conserve. Plus - teaching tools for educators.

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To raise awareness about how people in the United States use water throughout their day, GRACE Communications Foundation (GRACE) – a non-profit dedicated to creating a more sustainable food system – developed its Water Footprint Calculator. The free tool illustrates how everyday actions –...


Parents of Teens - Tip #5  from the 'Right By Your' Campaign, Partners for Mental Health

Parents of Teens - Tip #5 from the 'Right By Your' Campaign, Partners for Mental Health

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

The more you talk about the little things, the easier it is to talk about the big things. Be a positive role model. Teens often look to their parents or caregivers for information, guidance and support through observation. To promote mental health, teens need to see you express your...


Canada's Census Information  - 2016 - in an interactive tool by CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation)

Canada's Census Information - 2016 - in an interactive tool by CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation)

Are you interested in finding out how you compare with other Canadians - age, ethnic background, income, employment, etc?  CBC has an interactive tool with numerous areas of interest, showing Census information in a fun, interactive format! This site does NOT keep your information - it is...


  Parental leave extension rules to come into effect by end of year

Parental leave extension rules to come into effect by end of year

Posted in Community Programs / Families

OTTAWA — New mothers and fathers who are poised to go on parental leave before the end of the year will be able to spread federal benefits over a longer period of more time starting next month.    Story by Jordan Press, The Canadian Press    Photo - Canadian family, The Canadian Press  ...


SGI - New Resources - Newcomers can read the Driver's Handbook, take a practise quiz, and read the Driver's Test in their own language

SGI - New Resources - Newcomers can read the Driver's Handbook, take a practise quiz, and read the Driver's Test in their own language

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

SGI has implemented an electronic translator application on all testing computers. English is not the first language of many of SGI's customers, and trying to pass the exam in English has been a very frustrating experience for some. This feature allows new residents to read a translation of...


Free Walk-In Counselling Clinic - multiple days and locations, including the Central Library downtown on Wednesdays!

Free Walk-In Counselling Clinic - multiple days and locations, including the Central Library downtown on Wednesdays!

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THRIVE Counselling Clinic - FREE! THRIVE Walk-in Counselling is a free walk-in counselling clinic that is part of the services provided by Family Service Regina.  Times and locations for counselling have been expanded. This service is not meant for clients who already have a counselor in...


 Maternal Mental Health - Information and Resources - Upcoming 2018 Spring Conference

Maternal Mental Health - Information and Resources - Upcoming 2018 Spring Conference

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It's time to quit being mum about maternal mental health from story by Pamela Cowan, Regina Leader-Post  October 12, 2017 It’s been 11 years since the birth of her daughter, but Elita Paterson vividly recalls struggling with frightening fits of rage, despair and anxiety at what should have been...


Basketball Camp in Regina for Boys and Girls Ages 8 - 16 - organized by YAS (Young Athlete Saskatchewan).  Only running if enough registrations by Nov 8!

Basketball Camp in Regina for Boys and Girls Ages 8 - 16 - organized by YAS (Young Athlete Saskatchewan). Only running if enough registrations by Nov 8!

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Every Saskatchewan Youth is invited to get a head start on the coming winter basketball season by polishing up their basketball skills at our Fall Tune - Up Basketball Camps in Regina.   YAS - Young Athlete Saskatchewan Basketball Skills Camps - Fall 2017 Saskatchewan Non-Profit...


Influenza (Flu) Clinics - Oct 31 and Nov 1 at First Baptist Church

Influenza (Flu) Clinics - Oct 31 and Nov 1 at First Baptist Church

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RODS Annual 'Flu' Clinics for 2017 October 31 (Tuesday) November 1 (Wednesday) 9am - 11:30 am; and 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm both days (Lunch break from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm both days)  At First Baptist Church 2241 Victoria Avenue Regina, SK   Interpretation services in...