Immigration News

Newcomer Employment Webinar - Oct 3rd

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Migration Policy Institute Europe is offereing a free webinar:  Preparing Newcomers for the Jobs of Today and the Labor Markets of Tomorrow. When: October 3rd, 2018. Time: 7:00am (Central Time). Topic: This webinar will explore the changing labour market and how to assist newcomers...


SK Employment Standards - Free Webinar Series

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Beginning October 3, 2018, the Employment Standards Division of the Ministry of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety will host a series of free webinars for Saskatchewan employers, employees and organizations. The webinar series will cover a variety of topics about Saskatchewan’s...


Online Career Fair for Immigrants - Sept. 18-20

Online Career Fair for Immigrants - Sept. 18-20

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

If you have moved to Canada from another country or will be arriving soon and you are looking for a job, this Job Fair is for you! The Settlement Online Pre-Arrival (SOPA) program is hosting an online career fair from September 18-20, with an opportunity to connect to up to 60 employers from...


Refugee Private Sponsorship Workshop - Saskatoon, September 19th

Refugee Private Sponsorship Workshop - Saskatoon, September 19th

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) are hosting workshops in September 2018 for individuals interested in submitting applications under the Private Sponsorship of Refugees (PSR) program (as a Group of Five or a Community...


Social Media Scam Targeting Immigrants and Refugees

Social Media Scam Targeting Immigrants and Refugees

Posted in Immigration News / Families

The Government of Canada is warning people of a scam by individuals pretending to be immigration consultants on Facebook. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) said a number of Facebook pages are claiming to belong to immigration consultants affiliated with the Government of...


Private Sponsorship Information Sessions - Sept 5th & 6th!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) is offering FREE information sessions on The Private Sponsorship of Refugees Process and How to Properly Complete Group of Five and Community Sponsorship Forms. Wednesday, September 5th and Thursday, September 6th, from 5:30pm - 7:30pm. Location:...


Research Project Looking for Newcomer Women Who Have Experienced Intimate Partner Violence to Participate.  *Confidentiality Guaranteed*

Research Project Looking for Newcomer Women Who Have Experienced Intimate Partner Violence to Participate. *Confidentiality Guaranteed*

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

The purpose of this study is to better understand the impact of, and circumstances surrounding, intimate partner violence on the lives of Newcomer women and their families. The information gathered in this study will be used to  help determine what services are needed to ensure the safety...


Hot Topics Discussion Panel - Seeking Refuge in Canada

Hot Topics Discussion Panel - Seeking Refuge in Canada

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

Tuesday, August 14th.  7pm. Regina Public Library Film Theatre. Central Library Location (2311 - 12th Avenue). Hot Topics  is a monthly panel discussion series hosted by Regina Public Library, featuring exciting conversations about current events and relevant issues led by guest speakers from...


Volunteer Interpreters Needed - Swahili, Nepali, Amharic, Tigrigna, Oromo, Bengali, and Karen!

Volunteer Interpreters Needed - Swahili, Nepali, Amharic, Tigrigna, Oromo, Bengali, and Karen!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Regina Open Door Society is seeking volunteer interpreters to join their Translation and Interpretation Program (TIP). They are looking for interpreters specifically in the following languages: Swahili, Nepali, Amharic, Tigrigna, Oromo, Bengali, and Karen. If you speak any of these...


Saskatchewan's New Expression of Interest System (for Express Entry and Occupations In-Demand sub-categories)

Posted in Immigration News / Families

The Expression Of Interest (EOI) system will begin July 16 and will replace the first-come, first-served model for International Skilled Worker sub-categories. With this new process, the first step toward being considered for either the Express Entry or Jobs In-Demand category will be to create...