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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...


New! Free Program for Newcomer Seniors - Men and Women (50+) - Regina Immigrant Women Centre!  Cross-cultural interaction through activities

New! Free Program for Newcomer Seniors - Men and Women (50+) - Regina Immigrant Women Centre! Cross-cultural interaction through activities

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Newcomer Seniors in Touch with Activities and Recreation through Supports (NEWSTARS)   The NEWSTARS program connects newcomer seniors (clients age 50+) to their community by encouraging cross-cultural interaction through recreational activities and workshops.   The free program includes...


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

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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...


'Start at Square One - a Guide to Launching a Small Business'. Register now for the FREE seminar Nov 2/17  in Regina - limited tickets available

'Start at Square One - a Guide to Launching a Small Business'. Register now for the FREE seminar Nov 2/17 in Regina - limited tickets available

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You have a business idea, but you just don’t know where to start? Attend 'Start at Square One: A Guide to Launching a Small Business' and learn all about how to bring your idea to life in Saskatchewan. Start at Square One SeminarNovember 2, 2017 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Location: Economic...


Islamic History Month - information from MCoS (Multicultural Council of Saskatchewan)

Islamic History Month - information from MCoS (Multicultural Council of Saskatchewan)

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Islamic History Month Background Islamic History Month Canada (IHMC) in October aims to celebrate, inform, educate, and share with fellow Canadians the rich Muslim heritage and contributions to society: Contributions in sciences, humanities, medicine, astronomy, and other disciplines that...


'Vital Conversation Discussion' helps Regina residents envision successful reconciliation

'Vital Conversation Discussion' helps Regina residents envision successful reconciliation

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About 90 Reginans spent Wednesday afternoon discussing reconciliation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people as part of a South Saskatchewan Community Foundation event.     Story by Ashley Martin, Regina Leader-Post  October 4, 2017      Naeila Alshatir, a newcomer from Syria, takes part...


More flexible citizenship rules on language, residency to kick in Oct. 11

More flexible citizenship rules on language, residency to kick in Oct. 11

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Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen says more flexibility will ease path to join 'Canadian family'   Story by Kathleen Harris, CBC News  Oct 4/17   Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen tells guests at City Hall in Brampton, Ont., Wednesday that the Liberal government's changes to citizenship...


Important Changes to Canada’s Citizenship Act to Come Into Effect Next Week

Important Changes to Canada’s Citizenship Act to Come Into Effect Next Week

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Permanent residents of Canada can enjoy a quicker, simpler citizenship/naturalization process after key measures contained in Bill C-6, Changes to the Citizenship Act, come into effect next week, on October 11. CIC News  October 4, 2017 By Hugo O'Doherty Speaking in Brampton, Ontario on...


RODS Kid's First Intake Day - October 27.  For Moms who are pregnant or have a baby under 1 year old. By appointment only - call now to schedule your appointment!

RODS Kid's First Intake Day - October 27. For Moms who are pregnant or have a baby under 1 year old. By appointment only - call now to schedule your appointment!

What is KidsFirst?   The KidsFirst program is an intensive home visiting program designed to provide support to vulnerable families by: enhancing parenting knowledge, providing support and building on family strengths.   KidsFirst workers come to your home to visit, give...


Newcomer Community Health Fair - October 11 - at Regina Open Door.  All Newcomers welcome!

Newcomer Community Health Fair - October 11 - at Regina Open Door. All Newcomers welcome!

RODS health program is excited to announce the ‘Newcomer Community Health Fair’ on October 11, 2017.  4th Floor - 2220-12th Avenue,  Regina.   We have invited health service providers who will offer programs and services for clients with special needs.  The main objective of this event is...