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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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information for...


#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...


Regina Floral Conservatory - A Beautiful Escape!

Regina Floral Conservatory - A Beautiful Escape!

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4 Jan 2016  Leader-Post  Ashley Martin  ARTISTS CREATE BEAUTIFUL ESCAPE: Regina Floral Conservatory driven to bloom by volunteers  There’s a tropical paradise in central Regina that thrives, thanks to 125 volunteers.   Holiday-themed plants and flowers were on full display at a Holiday...


Regina Welcomes its First Syrian Refugee Supported by U of R Program

Regina Welcomes its First Syrian Refugee Supported by U of R Program

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2 Jan 2016 Regina Leader Post/Austin M Davis  Just imagine going to some place that you have no idea what it’s going to be like and what’s waiting for you there      Usama Ahmad arrived at his new home with a big smile. He was even happy about the snow.     Don Healy/Regina...