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Making your community more inclusive of newcomers with the free We Speak Translate project and training. Webinar training coming up soon!

Making your community more inclusive of newcomers with the free We Speak Translate project and training. Webinar training coming up soon!

Are you looking for a tangible way to make your community more inclusive of resettled refugees and new immigrants? How can communities support newcomers while their English and/or French language skills are developing?   The We Speak Translate project is a first of its kind collaboration...


Free Webinar - Looking at Early Childhood Care Needs for Newcomer Children - Refugees and Asylum Seekers  - Thursday at 9am

Free Webinar - Looking at Early Childhood Care Needs for Newcomer Children - Refugees and Asylum Seekers - Thursday at 9am

Responding to Early Childhood Education and Care Needs of Children of Asylum Seekers and Refugees in Europe and North America - Migration Policy Institute   Thursday, APRIL 12, 2018 - 9 am Central time - Regina 11:00 A.M. ET (New York, D.C.) / 8:00 A.M. PT (San Francisco)/ 5:00 P.M. CET...


Welcome Wagon would like to Welcome you to Regina!

Welcome Wagon would like to Welcome you to Regina!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

Are you new to the neighbourhood (1 year or less in Regina) and looking for assistance in finding your way around town? Do you know someone who is new to the community and would appreciate finding out more?     Welcome Wagon has been greeting newcomers to communities since 1930.  Upon...


Bridging Borders - New Documentary Program developed in Saskatchewan!  Stories about sponsoring refugees

Bridging Borders - New Documentary Program developed in Saskatchewan! Stories about sponsoring refugees

For a number of months, MCC Saskatchewan has been working on an exciting documentary project with Wavelength Entertainment. The six-part series, entitled Bridging Borders, debuted on City TV Saskatchewan on February 26th with future episodes to be aired in the coming weeks.  MCC...


Did you know?...World Education Services - Free information about educational options and credential recognition

Did you know?...World Education Services - Free information about educational options and credential recognition

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

About WES  We are a non-profit organization dedicated to helping international students and professionals achieve their educational and professional goals in the United States and Canada. Founded in 1974, we evaluate and advocate for the recognition of international education qualifications.  ...


Webinar - How to improve your Express Entry ranking (World Education Services)

Webinar - How to improve your Express Entry ranking (World Education Services)

Posted in Immigration News

WES webinar: David Cohen on how to improve your Express Entry ranking    As part of the World Education Services' WES Advisor series, CanadaVisa founder David Cohen was invited to lead a webinar on ways to improve one's Express Entry Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score.   In this...


Newcomer Student Bursaries - Applications now being accepted by Regina Open Door Society

Newcomer Student Bursaries - Applications now being accepted by Regina Open Door Society

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

Newcomer Bursaries are cash awards that are to assist students with meeting the costs of post - secondary (i.e. university or vocational) training.   Up to SIX awards of $2,500 each are available in 2018.     Individuals are eligible to apply for a bursary if they meet ALL of the...


International migration accounted for 70% of Canadian population growth in last three months of 2017

International migration accounted for 70% of Canadian population growth in last three months of 2017

Posted in Immigration News

Immigration level in fourth quarter of 2017 was second highest since 1991    March 23, 2018 By Stephen Smith  International migration continued to drive Canadian population growth in the final quarter of 2017, accounting for nearly 70 per cent of the increase seen during that three-month...


RODS Employment Services is moving!

RODS Employment Services is moving!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

RODS Employment Services  Connecting Employers to a Diverse Workforce | Empowering Newcomers through Employment      Employment services is relocating to:  3rd floor - 2314 11th Avenue We will be closed from March 26th - 29thWe reopen on Tuesday -...


The Seeds of Growth Event celebrating International Women's Day.  A project of the ICNA for empowering Youth

The Seeds of Growth Event celebrating International Women's Day. A project of the ICNA for empowering Youth

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth

The Seeds of Growth -    Celebrating International Women's Day   Muslim Youth Network (MYN) is a department of young Muslim girls working in association with ICNA Sisters Regina to enhance personal growth and help Muslim youth to become a productive member of society.     Muslim...