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NEW - FREE Family Literacy Program has just started in Regina!  Learn to read, write and speak English!

NEW - FREE Family Literacy Program has just started in Regina! Learn to read, write and speak English!

A new literacy program has recently started in the North Central Family Centre.  There is plenty of room for participants!  Newcomers welcome!   Reading and writing are important for every part of community life.   Reading and writing are important for every family member.   Do you...


Free Flu Clinics in Regina - organized by Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region

Free Flu Clinics in Regina - organized by Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region

Each year the Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region organizes free Influenza - 'Flu' Clinics in various locations around the city, on different days.  The Health Region recommends flu shots especially for: Seniors Those in contact with: pregnant women children under 6 months...


National Francophone Immigration Week program

National Francophone Immigration Week program

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Celebration of Francophone Immigration week in Regina and Saskatoon.  Join in celebrating Francophone newcomers.   All activities (in Regina and Saskatoon) are free and open to everyone.   Happy National Francophone Immigration Week in Saskatchewan!     Launch of National...


Free Webinar Training - 'We Speak Translate App' - to assist communication with newcomers.

Free Webinar Training - 'We Speak Translate App' - to assist communication with newcomers.

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The 'We Speak Translate Project' is a collaboration between Google Translate and the Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria (ICA). It utilizes the Google Translate App for refugee resettlement and newcomer inclusion in communities. The project involves training community...


Startup company helps foreigners head to university in Canada and US

Startup company helps foreigners head to university in Canada and US

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

If you live in another country and want to study at a Canadian or American university, it can take up to 18 months to complete the application and receive a response. Martin Basiri knows all about that. So he founded Apply Board Inc. with his brother Meti to make the process easier. Oct 14,...


5th National Francophone Immigration week in Saskatchewan - Launch October 27th at U of Regina

5th National Francophone Immigration week in Saskatchewan - Launch October 27th at U of Regina

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Réseau en immigration francophone de la Saskatchewan (RIF-SK) is pleased to invite you to our launch of the 5th National Francophone Immigration week in Saskatchewan October 27, 2017   The launch will include an exhibit of the Refugee Photo Project, organized and translated into French by...


Immigration Info - Mid-Fall Provincial Nominee Program Update

Immigration Info - Mid-Fall Provincial Nominee Program Update

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

The past few weeks have witnessed plenty of immigration activity among Canada’s Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs), as provinces across the country continue to welcome applications from a wide range of workers, graduates, and entrepreneurs. CIC News October 18, 2017 By Hugo...


Age Definition of Dependent Children on Canadian Immigration Applications to Increase

Age Definition of Dependent Children on Canadian Immigration Applications to Increase

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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

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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...