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CBC Highlighting Immigration Stories

CBC Highlighting Immigration Stories

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The RRLIP recently held a Community Forum where the topic of newcomer mental health and wellness was addressed. A report highlighting the information shared and discussed will be available shortly.  In the meantime, we invite you to check out these articles, publised by the CBC...


Family Friendly Cultural Event - this Sunday!

Family Friendly Cultural Event - this Sunday!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

You are invited to an afternoon of free food, performances and cultural displays created by your neighbours. This is Our Community is an opportunity to get to know others living in your community and anyone is welcome to attend. Date: Sunday, March 10, 2019 Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm Location:...


Do You Need Help Filing Your Income Tax?

Do You Need Help Filing Your Income Tax?

Posted in Community Programs / Families

A group of volunteers called the SaskTel Pioneers, are available to help people and families prepare their income tax returns. This program is for those who have low income and a basic tax return (one that is not too complicated). These free clinics are being held Monday to Friday from 9:00am...


Income Tax Information Sessions Starting  Monday

Income Tax Information Sessions Starting Monday

Posted in Community Programs / Families

The Regina Open Door Society is offering information sessions on Income Tax Preparation and Filing. This session will help you learn about your legal obilgation to file Income Tax in Canada. You will also learn about: - how to submit your taxes, - the deadlines to submit, - how to avoid scams...


Are you Interested in Gardening this Summer?

Are you Interested in Gardening this Summer?

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Do you like growing flowers or vegetables? Would you like to learn more about what you can grow in Canada in the Spring and Summer? Would you like to meet friendly people who also like gardening?  Come to Seedy Saturday, 2019! This is a fun time for families and individuals who like plants...


Volunteers Needed to Help Newcomer Children with Their Schoolwork

Volunteers Needed to Help Newcomer Children with Their Schoolwork

The Settlement Support Workers in Schools (SSWIS) Program is looking for volunteers to help with their Homework Club program. Volunteers are required to help students from grades 4 - 8 in the following schools:  • École Harbour Landing School  (Mondays 3:45pm - 5:15pm)• St. Augustine...


Information Session for Internationally Trained Engineers

Information Session for Internationally Trained Engineers

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS) is hosting an information session for Internationally Educated Member-in-Training Applicants. This session will familiarize international engineering and geoscience graduates with the APEGS registration...


 Well known CBC journalist and former refugee, Joe Schlesing, has passed away

Well known CBC journalist and former refugee, Joe Schlesing, has passed away

Posted in Immigration News

Joe Schlesinger, who narrowly escaped the Nazis as a young boy growing up in the former Czechoslovakia and ended up becoming one of Canada's most beloved and respected journalists, has died at the age of 90.  As a foreign correspondent for the Candaian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC),...


Information Technology Certificate Course - Registration Open!

Information Technology Certificate Course - Registration Open!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth

ComIT is offering a free Certificate Program that will teach programming, soft skills and professional development to young people interested in working in the Information Technology field. This program targets the requirements of the local labor market, providing the necessary tools for...


Free Mexican Film Series - Starting February 22nd

Free Mexican Film Series - Starting February 22nd

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

The University of Regina's Lifelong Learning Centre is hosting a FREE Mexican Film series on Fridays! Films will be in Spanish, but will be accompanied with English subtitles. Dates: Feb 22, Mar 1, Mar 8 and Mar 15. Time: 1:00pm-3:30pm. Cost: Admission is Free. Location: College Building...