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Immigrant Attraction and Retention Strategies for Smaller Communities - Webinar

Immigrant Attraction and Retention Strategies for Smaller Communities - Webinar

Posted in Immigration News

What makes a smaller community attractive to newcomers? Is there a regional recipe for building open, inclusive communities where everyone thrives?  From Atlantic to Western and Northern regions, smaller and rural communities across Canada (and the U.S.) are facing the unprecedented...


Top 10 Scams in Canada - Information Session at George Bothwell Library - Nov. 15th

Top 10 Scams in Canada - Information Session at George Bothwell Library - Nov. 15th

Posted in Community Programs

A  scam  is when someone tries to steal money from you or promises something that isn't true. They often happen online or over the phone. Are you worried about being scammed? Do you know how to tell if something is a scam? The Regina Public Library (George Bothwell Branch), is hosting...


Saskatchewan Multicultural Week is Nov. 16 - 24

Saskatchewan Multicultural Week is Nov. 16 - 24

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

The purpose of Saskatchewan Multicultural Week is to celebrate the cultural diversity and contributions to multiculturalism in Saskatchewan.  As part of the celebration, the Multicultural Council of Saskatchewan (MCoS) is running a campaign throughout the month of November.  This year's theme...


Tips for engaging young newcomer men in social and recreational programming - Webinar Nov. 13th

Tips for engaging young newcomer men in social and recreational programming - Webinar Nov. 13th

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project is hosting a free webinar  addressing:Ways to Engage Young Newcomer Men in Social and Recreational Programming The webinar will take place on on Wednesday, Nov. 13th 11:30am - 12:30pm (CST)  Follow this link...


Interested in Saving for Your Children's Education? Information Session Nov. 7th

Interested in Saving for Your Children's Education? Information Session Nov. 7th

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Conexus Credit Union will be at the Regina Food Bank to provide an information session about free government programs that help you save for your child's education.  There is no cost to participate in this government program and you do not need to put any of your own money into the...


Newcomer News - Issue #10

Newcomer News - Issue #10

The Fall 2019 RRLIP Newcomer News is now available! Newcomer News is issued quarterly and highlights local programs, initiatives and resources relevant to newcomers in Regina. It is geared to all English learner levels and can be translated into many languages, by clicking on the Google...


New Initiatives to Protect Vulnerable Newcomers in Situations of Family Violence

New Initiatives to Protect Vulnerable Newcomers in Situations of Family Violence

Posted in Immigration News / Youth / Children / Families

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) recently introduced the following new initiatives to support vulnerable newcomers in Canada:  1.  An expedited Temporary Residence Permit (TRP), for out-of-status foreign nationals who are currently in Canada and seeking permanent residence...


Francophone Immigration Week is Nov. 3 - 9, 2019

Francophone Immigration Week is Nov. 3 - 9, 2019

The Saskatchewan Francophone Immigration Network (RIF-SK) has announced the program for National Francophone Immigration Week in Saskatchewan  National Francophone Immigration Week is an initiative that raises awareness and promotes Francophone immigration and diversity in Francophone...


Do you have Children Interested in Learning How to Skate?

Do you have Children Interested in Learning How to Skate?

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children

The Al Ritchie Community Association is hosting two programs for youth who are new to skating or who have never even tried it before. To be able to participate in the programs, children must be 6-13 years old and live in one of the 6 central zone communities: - Al Ritchie- Cathedral -...


Social Event for New Chinese Immigrants

Social Event for New Chinese Immigrants

Posted in Community Programs

The New Canadian Integration Society (NCIS)  welcomes the Chinese immigrant community in Regina to a fun meet-and-greet. Considering the number of Chinese immigrants has been increasing in Regina, NCIS will hold a social event for new Chinese immigrants. The intention of the event is to help...