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Program for Newcomer Youth - Leaders Academy - Starting Dec 3rd

Program for Newcomer Youth - Leaders Academy - Starting Dec 3rd

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

The Regina Open Door Society's Young Leaders Academy  Start Date:  Dec 3rd, 2019 Time: Thursdays 5pm-7:30pm Where: Regina Open Door Society, 2314 11th Avenue, Regina Duration: 13 weeks Who: Newcomer Youth, 13-24 years of age  Program Description: this will help newcomer youth become...


Employment Program Information Session - Dec. 4th or 9th

Employment Program Information Session - Dec. 4th or 9th

Posted in Community Programs

The Regina Open Door Society is hosting information sessions where you will learn about their upcoming Career Bridging Program Dates: Wednesday, Dec. 4th at 10:00am              Monday, Dec. 9th at 3:30pm Location: Regina Open Door Society  Address: 1st floor, 2314 11th Avenue, Regina...


Arabic Speakers with limited English Skills Wanted!

Arabic Speakers with limited English Skills Wanted!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

 Are you an Arabic-speaking refugee or immigrant with limited English skills?  Do you want help communicating in English that is specific to your work and everyday life? The University of Regina and the Regina Public Library are looking for adults to participate in a free language...


Immigrants more likely to start a business and create jobs than those born in Canada

Immigrants more likely to start a business and create jobs than those born in Canada

A recent article published in the online newsletter CIC News, highlights a new study by the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) which shows that "Newcomers to Canada are more likely to start a business that grows more quickly and creates more net jobs per enterprise than the...


Canadian Public Rallies Against Inappropriate Comments Directed at Immigrants

Canadian Public Rallies Against Inappropriate Comments Directed at Immigrants

Canadian celebrity Don Cherry was recently fired from his position as a hockey commentator after he implied that immigrants are not willing to wear the poppy pin for Remembrance Day. While expressing the importance of remembering and honouring our veterans, Mr. Cherry implied that people who...


The YWCA is Looking for Input on Their New Centre for Women and Families

The YWCA is Looking for Input on Their New Centre for Women and Families

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

The YWCA & Ward 3 councillor Andrew Stevens are hosting a question and answer session about the YWCA’s proposed Centre for Women & Families. This is an opportunity to provide input into the things that are important to you and your family.  Date: Tuesday, Nov. 19th Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm...


Exploring Career Development Resources in Saskatchewan - Speakers Panel - Nov. 21

Exploring Career Development Resources in Saskatchewan - Speakers Panel - Nov. 21

Posted in Community Programs

Learn about the labour market and resources that exist to support your career search Whether you are looking for work, changing jobs, or thinking of going back to school, the speakers at this event will tell you what you need to know  Date: Thursday, Nov. 21st Time: 12:00pm -...


Syrian Refugee Family Reunited, Thanks to Generosity of Regina Family in Mourning

Syrian Refugee Family Reunited, Thanks to Generosity of Regina Family in Mourning

Posted in Immigration News

The family of Jeremy Campbell, a Regina man who died in Japan, helped raise money to reunite a Syrian family torn apart by war.  As a tribute to Jeremy, his family "chanelled their grief into generosity" by rasing funds to help bring the remaining members of the Alkhatib family to Canada, from...


Deadline to apply for Anti-Racism Action Program Funding - Dec. 17th

Deadline to apply for Anti-Racism Action Program Funding - Dec. 17th

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Canadian Heritage's Multiculturalism Branch has launched a Call for Proposals for its Anti-Racism Action Program (ARAP) The ARAP is intended to help address barriers to employment, justice, and social participation among Indigenous Peoples, racialized communities and religious...


Employment Standards Webinar Series

Employment Standards Webinar Series

Posted in Community Programs

Are you confused about your rights and responsibilities as an employee in Saskatchewan?  Are you an employer and unsure about overtime, vacation and other employment standards rules?  Are you a manager or HR Professional with questions about the rights and responsibilities of your staff? ...