CBC Highlighting Immigration Stories
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 (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation), which highlight the experiences of several newcomers to Regina - including an account by one of the RRLIP Immigrant Advisory Table Members!
Short stories of refugees who came to Regina
A Regina refugee's account of how The Caring Place helped him deal with the trauma he experienced overseas and the depression that ensued after moving to Canada
One immigrant's account of the lonliness and isolation she experienced after moving to Regina