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Regina City Buses Now Equipped with Audible Stop Announcements!

Regina City Buses Now Equipped with Audible Stop Announcements!

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NEW! Audible Stop Announcements!     Reginans can sit back and enjoy a more relaxed bus ride!     The new audible stop announcement system was implemented on conventional transit buses on January 18, 2016.     After passing a bus stop, the system will then announce the next approaching...


Saskatchewan Cares! Campaign

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Please join for a fun and delicious evening to welcome and get to know recent newcomers to Regina! The evening will include a potluck dinner and activities and games for kids and families. Many more details to be announced but for now please save the date. If you're interested in helping...


A 'Life-Changer' - Volunteer describes helping new immigrants in Regina

A 'Life-Changer' - Volunteer describes helping new immigrants in Regina

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By Adriana Christianson/CJME News   January 16, 2016 - 1:44pm Updated: January 18, 2016 - 7:59am   Barb Ryan, a volunteer, at the Regina Open Door Society.    Imagine running from a war in your home country, spending years in a refugee camp, then stepping off a plane to build a life in...


Health Care Resources - Government of Saskatchewan

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The Saskatchewan Government has put out information regarding health care resources in Saskatchewan. This information could be of value for those who are providing service to immigrants and refugees, those who may need to give referrals, and those who are sponsoring. There are different...


Information for Refugees moving to Saskatchewan - Government of Saskatchewan

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#WelcomeRefugees

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#WelcomeRefugees: How it will...


Canada - a History of Refuge

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What does 'Refugee'...


Your First Two Weeks in Canada - Videos to help Syrian Refugees and other Newcomers

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To help Syrian refugees and other newcomers with their settlement in Canada, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has released an Arabic version of their “Your First Two Weeks in Canada” video.   Arabic version English version French version   For more information...


City Welcomes 100 Refugees Friday!

City Welcomes 100 Refugees Friday!

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 Bryan Schlosser/Regina Leader-Post    Four-year-old Heam Alarajan, right, accepts a drawing from Juliette Dumont, also four, who was at the Regina International Airport Friday to help welcome about 35 of the 100 Syrian refugees who arrived throughout the day.     9 Jan 2016  Austin M....


Did You Know...?  Facts About Refugees and Refugee Claimants in Canada

Did You Know...? Facts About Refugees and Refugee Claimants in Canada

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-article from Canadian Council for Refugees     Refugees and others seeking protection pose very little risk to Canada's security       Refugees and others seeking protection in Canada are not threats to security – they are seeking security and protection from threats to their...