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#WelcomeRefugees

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#WelcomeRefugees: How it will...


Canada - a History of Refuge

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What does 'Refugee'...


Black History Month

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Why we have Black History Month   proud of our...


Your First Two Weeks in Canada - Videos to help Syrian Refugees and other Newcomers

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To help Syrian refugees and other newcomers with their settlement in Canada, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has released an Arabic version of their “Your First Two Weeks in Canada” video.   Arabic version English version French version   For more information...


Regina Food Bank - 'Community Connections' Event

Regina Food Bank - 'Community Connections' Event

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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...


Mayor, housing advocates eager to end homelessness

Mayor, housing advocates eager to end homelessness

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Anti-poverty groups urge province to help fund Housing First strategyRegina Mayor Michael Fougere says the city’s new Housing First strategy is the first concrete step in ending homelessness. (Troy Fleece  Regina Leader-Post)     14 Jan 2016 - by D.C. Fraser Regina Leader-Post Mayor...


Regina unveils plan to eradicate homelessness

Regina unveils plan to eradicate homelessness

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Housing First strategy provides shelter, support for city’s vulnerable.  Regina now has a Housing First strategy and it will go into action within months. (Troy Fleece/Regina Leader-Post) Blair Roberts, director of homelessness partnering at the YMCA, says the $400,000 in federal funding for...


Province to mark efforts of Ukranian residents

Province to mark efforts of Ukranian residents

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Orest Gawdyda, left, vice-president of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress, presents Premier Brad Wall with a gift during an announcement Tuesday at the Legislative Building to mark 2016 as the Year of Saskatchewan Ukrainians. (Troy Fleece/Regina Leader-Post)   Jan 6/16  by Emma Graney...


Newcomer Youth Basketball - FREE!

Newcomer Youth Basketball - FREE!

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These classes teach basketball skills such as passing, shooting, dribbling, defence and game strategy.       Glencairn Neighbourhood Centre   2626 Dewdney Avenue East  Ages: 12 - 17 years  Saturday  (10:30 am - 12:30 pm)    January 16February...


FREE - Men's Drop-In Basketball!

FREE - Men's Drop-In Basketball!

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Join in at any time during the evening and play a game of basketball!  Core Ritchie Neighbourhood Centre  445 - 14th Avenue Ages:  15+   Friday evening (6 - 9 pm) January 8 - June 24  ...