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Thursday Aug 10 from 5pm. Free Concert at the Regina Folk Festival! For All Ages! Special Canada 150 Project - Canada Far and Wide

Thursday Aug 10 from 5pm. Free Concert at the Regina Folk Festival! For All Ages! Special Canada 150 Project - Canada Far and Wide

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

For one year only, we're adding a FREE Thursday night to the Regina Folk Festival! Canada Far & Wide: Grands Esprits Thursday, August 10th, 2017 5 pm to 9 pm Victoria Park, FREE admission The RFF has partnered with Vancouver, Calgary, Canmore and Winnipeg Folk Festivals for a special...


An Immigrant Story - Dealing With Stress and Adjustment Challenges in a New Country

An Immigrant Story - Dealing With Stress and Adjustment Challenges in a New Country

When I was five years old, I was taken away from everything familiar to me: my home, my roots, my language and my culture. I immigrated to Canada from Chile, as a young girl with my family. This was in the mid-seventies, during the Pinochet military regime. The lives of my family members...


'Google for Business' (Luncheon Series  for Small Businesses) August 16 by SquareOne.  Register Now

'Google for Business' (Luncheon Series for Small Businesses) August 16 by SquareOne. Register Now

Posted in Community Programs

This luncheon series is for small businesses who are ready to GEAR UP and keep business ACCELERATING!  August 16th – Google for Busines   12:00-1:00pm   Presentation by: Heather Pinay, Authentically: Business & Life Solutions Location: WESK (Women Entrepreneurs of Sask.  (100 – 1919...


Free! Special Species Exhibit at Royal Saskatchewan Museum for Canada 150

Free! Special Species Exhibit at Royal Saskatchewan Museum for Canada 150

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150 Species for Canada 150 exhibit  When people get a chance to see what goes on behind the scenes at a museum like the Royal Saskatchewan Museum, they are often excited to learn about the size and inherent value of the collections. To recognize the 150th year of Confederation, we are...


Ottawa Seeks to Attract Foreign Talent by Making Start-up Visa Program Permanent

Ottawa Seeks to Attract Foreign Talent by Making Start-up Visa Program Permanent

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The federal government is moving to entrench an immigration pilot project known as the Start-up Visa Program, which offers permanent residency to foreign entrepreneurs who agree to bring their companies to Canada. By Shane Dingham The Globe and MailFriday, Jul. 28, 2017 “Our...


Canadians speaking more languages than ever before

Canadians speaking more languages than ever before

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

According to new census data, one in five Canadians speaks more than one language at home. It's a testament to the rapid growth of our immigration population, but as Mike Le Couteur reports, it's also creating some political tension. August 2, 2017 By Leslie YoungNational Online...


Tips and Information for Parents - the 'Right By You' Campaign

Tips and Information for Parents - the 'Right By You' Campaign

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

EVERY YEAR AN ESTIMATED 1.2 MILLION CANADIAN CHILDREN AND YOUTH ARE AFFECTED BY MENTAL ILLNESS. The 'Right by You' Campaign, organized by Partners for Mental Health is bringing Canadians together to better support teen mental health. Today’s young people live in a complicated world and face...


New! Odd Jobs Squad - Short Term Casual Work Opportunities

New! Odd Jobs Squad - Short Term Casual Work Opportunities

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

RODS  Employment Services    *NEW* Join our Odd Jobs Squad! The Odd Jobs Squad is a way to connect our clients with employers that are looking for short term casual workers. This new initiative will: Provide you with  short term casual employment opportunitiesExpose you to potential long...


Understanding the New Saskatchewan In-Demand Occupations List and Obtaining Licensure

Understanding the New Saskatchewan In-Demand Occupations List and Obtaining Licensure

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Last week, on July 29, the Canadian province of Saskatchewan announced an expanded list of 43 in-demand occupations for two of its most popular immigration categories. Slightly more than half of these occupations require professional licensure on the part of the applicant, a process that may...


Do You Speak English and Another Language?  Opportunity for Interpreting on a Casual Basis for CanTalk

Do You Speak English and Another Language? Opportunity for Interpreting on a Casual Basis for CanTalk

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

Are you a fluent speaker in more than 1 language?  Are you interested in doing some casual interpretation work?  CanTalk is looking for interpreters!   CanTalk provides interpretation services on the phone for many different organizations, such as 811 (Sask.Health information call-in...