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Changes to the Immigration Loan Program!  Important information for refugees and sponsors

Changes to the Immigration Loan Program! Important information for refugees and sponsors

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

Helping refugees succeed – changes to the Immigration Loans Program come into effect     Ottawa, February 21, 2018 — Changes came into effect today to the Immigration Loans Program which will ease the loan repayment process and give resettled refugees more time to repay their...


Right by You - Parent Tip #12

Right by You - Parent Tip #12

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

This is the final email in the tip series as part of the Right By You campaign. We hope you have found these tips informative and they have inspired you to take action to connect with your teen and to support their mental health.    Parent tip #12   Let your teen know you love...


Westminster World Market coming March 24th - Newcomers can register for a table NOW!

Westminster World Market coming March 24th - Newcomers can register for a table NOW!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

WESTMINSTER WORLD MARKET   Multi-cultural Crafts and Food     Saturday March 24   10am-2pm   Westminster United Church, 3025 -13th Avenue, Regina     An opportunity for newcomers to sell your crafts, baking and pre-packaged food. No charge to participate! No photography...


Did you know?.. Are you interested in Home ownership in Regina?  Check out the possibilities at Habitat for Humanity.

Did you know?.. Are you interested in Home ownership in Regina? Check out the possibilities at Habitat for Humanity.

Posted in Community Programs / Families

Apply For Homeownership Habitat for Humanity homes are sold to families who need a hand up, not a hand out. Habitat homes are designed to be safe, decent and affordable. Each home is purchased by a partner family, but the family does not make a down payment and each mortgage is...


Parent Tip #11 - for parents of teens - from Right By You

Parent Tip #11 - for parents of teens - from Right By You

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

Parent tip #11 Don’t take it personally.     Don’t take it personally if your teen isn’t engaged or their responses aren’t what you expected.     Sometimes, it may not be the right time or place.     Giving them some time and space to reflect on the conversation and then bring it up...


Latest Newcomer News from RRLIP!  Issue #7

Latest Newcomer News from RRLIP! Issue #7

RRLIP is happy to share the lastest Newcomer News - #7   This issue features information on: Art for Newcomers at the Glen Elm Library Branch Immunization information from Saskatchewan Health Authority (3 different services - Child Health Clinics, Travel Health Centre, and...


Free Concert to raise funds for supporting refugees.  Admission by donation to the Refugee Fund.

Free Concert to raise funds for supporting refugees. Admission by donation to the Refugee Fund.

Refugee Support Fundraising Concert The Galileo Trio performs at Westminster United Church, 13th Avenue and Cameron Street, Regina,  Sunday February 18 at 7pm.  Comprised of three of Canada's chamber music superstars - Kerry DuWors, violin, Mark Rudoff, cello, and Laura Loewen, piano -...


Learn to play Cricket!  Free for Kids 6-16!

Learn to play Cricket! Free for Kids 6-16!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

New Cricket league runs every Tuesday from 6pm-8pm for 6 weeks.    Started Feb 13  - ends March 20     Seven Stones Community School  - 1101 Princess St.     The Rebels Regina Cricket Club and Ehrlo Sport Venture have teamed up to provide an active new sports league that gives kids the...


Join 'The Coldest Night of the Year' event in Regina - Feb 24

Join 'The Coldest Night of the Year' event in Regina - Feb 24

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

The Coldest Night of the Year!      Coldest Night of the Year is a nationwide event organized to bring awareness and raise funds to support homelessness and poverty programs in Canada.     The YWCA is excited to be leading the Regina Coldest Night of the Year event on February 24, 2018.    ...


Crockicurl in Victoria Park - free fun to promote the Winter Olympics, the upcoming Brier - and Saskatchewan's official sport!

Crockicurl in Victoria Park - free fun to promote the Winter Olympics, the upcoming Brier - and Saskatchewan's official sport!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

CURLSASK Crokicurl in Victoria Park   What a great time to be a curling fan in the province of Saskatchewan. Back in September, Regina along with the Cooperators Centre at Evraz Place hosted some of the best curlers in the world in the Pinty's Grand Slam of Curling Tour Challenge!   Coming up...