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Where Do Canada's Political Parties Stand on Refugee Intake?

Posted in Immigration News

With a federal election on October 19th, 2015, and a renewed public interest in Canadian immigration issues over recent weeks, CICnews is continuing its special Canadian election series by asking the major political parties the question: Is Canada currently accepting around the right amount...


Federal Election 2015: Where Do the Political Parties Stand on Immigration?

Posted in Immigration News

This entry is very long, but enables translation of the information the Federal political parties supplied: On October 19, 2015, Canadians will vote in a federal election. With just a few weeks to go and with the latest polls suggesting a tight race, issues surrounding immigration, settlement...


Saskatchewan 'Occupations In Demand' Program Reopens

Saskatchewan 'Occupations In Demand' Program Reopens

Posted in Immigration News

  Saskatchewan International Skilled Worker – 'Occupations In-Demand' Program reopens for 1,000 additional applications - September, 2015.   No job offer is required for this Canadian immigration program in the province of Saskatchewan. As of September 21, 2015, a total of 1,000...


Free - Jungle Gym at Core Ritchie Neighbourhood Centre

Free - Jungle Gym at Core Ritchie Neighbourhood Centre

Posted in Community Programs

A time for children to play, share and interact in a large gym space, so they use up a lot of energy!  Parents meet and interact with other families - many who are newcomers.            When:  Monday mornings, except statuatory holidays or special events                  closed Oct...


New Advanced Language Training Class!

New Advanced Language Training Class!

Posted in Community Programs

NEW! Advanced Language Training (ALT)   CLB 7 & 8  The Advanced Language Training (ALT) program is a part-time program with the goal of assisting Newcomers to: develop the English language skills needed to meet individual employment challenges, attain knowledge of the Saskatchewan...


All Nations Career Fair!

All Nations Career Fair!

Posted in Community Programs

On Wednesday September 23rd the Regina Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the “All Nations Career Expo” 11am - 6pm Evraz Place, Agribition building   If you are a newcomer needing help updating or fixing your resume, the RODS (Regina Open Door Society) Resource Centre is available, free,...


Free Library Program for Mothers and Young Children!

Free Library Program for Mothers and Young Children!

Posted in Community Programs

The ‘Learning Together’ program for immigrant mothers with babies and preschool children is held at the Regina Public Library.  One morning a week the mothers and children are taxied to a library.  An adult educator from Literacy Services teaches English to the mothers. Babies stay with...


Become an Informed Voter!

Become an Informed Voter!

Posted in Community Programs

Regina Public Library will be holding an election program on October 1st! Information tables with representatives from all the political parties (6:30 - 9pm)  Panel discussion, featuring University of Regina professors Tom McIntosh and Jim Farney - "How to become an informed voter" -...


Community Input Wanted!!

Community Input Wanted!!

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

    The RRLIP Project would like information on programs focused on, or of interest to newcomers.  Info will be posted in the ‘Community Programs’ section of the ‘News’ blog.  Please contact document.write( 'info' +'@rrli' +'p.ca' ); .  As many submissions as possible will...


Brief Overview of Full Report

Brief Overview of Full Report

Posted in RRLIP Project News

  Do you have little time to read a full report? We hope you enjoy the brief overview of the findings from the Community Asset Mapping and Forum Consultations. Click to Download...