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Saskatchewan Cares! Campaign

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

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...


RODS (Regina Open Door Society) Unveils their NEW Website!

RODS (Regina Open Door Society) Unveils their NEW Website!

Posted in Community Programs

Regina Open Door Society!   Welcome to the new website!   Check out the many different programs available at RODS: (language services, employment services, childcare centre, settlement (see programs tab on website), youth program and volunteer opportunities.  Find a wealth...


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

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

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

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...


'Community Connections' Event at Regina Food Bank

'Community Connections' Event at Regina Food Bank

Posted in Community Programs

The Regina Food Bank is pleased to host many 'Making Community Connections' events throughout the year.   Organizations set up information booths in order to represent and promote their programs or services and recruit participants. It is a great opportunity to talk to many agencies at...


Participants Needed! Healthcare Professionals Working with Immigrants and Refugees!

Posted in Community Programs

A physician at our Clinic, Dr Razawa Maroof, is conducting a study, "the health and mental health needs of refugees and immigrants in Regina: perspectives of healthcare professionals".  She is conducting short interviews with healthcare professionals that work with refugees and immigrants.  If...


Garage Sale - Raising Funds To  Sponsor Syrian Refugees.

Garage Sale - Raising Funds To Sponsor Syrian Refugees.

Posted in Community Programs

All proceeds to sponsor Syrian Refugee Families!  Furniture, kitchenware, household items, tools, toys, sporting goods, crafts and much more!          When: January 22 and 23, 2016                         Friday: 12 noon - 6:30 pm                      Saturday: 9:30 am - 4:00...


Health Care Resources - Government of Saskatchewan

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

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'...