RRLIP Project News

Fall 2018 Edition of RRLIP's Newcomer News is Now Available!

Fall 2018 Edition of RRLIP's Newcomer News is Now Available!

The RRLIP Project staff develop newsletters to share with newcomers, key stakeholders and the greater community.  The Newcomer News is a plain language newsletter designed to highlight local programs, resources and services. The latest edition highlights: - Ehrlo Sports Venture (Free...


Vital Conversations 2018 - Report focusing on Newcomer employment challenges in Regina

Vital Conversations 2018 - Report focusing on Newcomer employment challenges in Regina

The South Saskatchewan Community Foundation (SSCF) believes in building our future as a community through dialogue and the power of philanthropy.  We focus on and explore iniatives that address issues of community significance consistent with our mission, vision, and values - which are...


Newcomer Employment Week - NEW Regina 2018 - only 2 more days! All events are free!

Newcomer Employment Week - NEW Regina 2018 - only 2 more days! All events are free!

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

The Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership and its community partners are so pleased with the first annual Newcomer Employment Week happening in Regina, May 7 – 11, 2018!   Throughout this week, employers, employment assistance programs and newcomers have come together to connect...


NEW Regina - Newcomer Employment Week!  May 7-11.  Many activities planned.

NEW Regina - Newcomer Employment Week! May 7-11. Many activities planned.

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

The Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership and its community partners are pleased to announce the first annual Newcomer Employment Week in Regina, May 7–11, 2018! Throughout this week, employers, employment assistance programs and newcomers will come together to connect employers,...


NEW Regina - Newcomer Employment Week 2018 - May 7-11

NEW Regina - Newcomer Employment Week 2018 - May 7-11

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

The Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership and its community partners are pleased to announce the first annual Newcomer Employment Week in Regina, May 7–11, 2018! Throughout this week, employers, employment assistance programs and newcomers will come together to connect employers,...


Newcomer Employment Infographic!

Newcomer Employment Infographic!

Newcomer Employment is a huge topic - both for those newcomers who are looking for work, and employers needing to fill positions in the workplace.    This poster, developed by the RRLIP project, highlights some important statistics about Newcomer employment.  You may be surprised to learn some...


Funding Guide 2018 - compiled by RRLIP.  Sources for funding to support Newcomer programming

Funding Guide 2018 - compiled by RRLIP. Sources for funding to support Newcomer programming

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

An overall goal of the Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership (RRLIP) is to support the community in their support of newcomers.   As funding is key for community based organizations, the RRLIP is committed to sharing targeted information to support organizations in their search...


Making your community more inclusive of newcomers with the free We Speak Translate project and training. Webinar training coming up soon!

Making your community more inclusive of newcomers with the free We Speak Translate project and training. Webinar training coming up soon!

Are you looking for a tangible way to make your community more inclusive of resettled refugees and new immigrants? How can communities support newcomers while their English and/or French language skills are developing?   The We Speak Translate project is a first of its kind collaboration...


Practise speaking English!  Conversation Circles in Regina - different times, different locations - all free!

Practise speaking English! Conversation Circles in Regina - different times, different locations - all free!

There are many different places and times to practise speaking English in Regina.  (The Regina Public Library also has French Conversation - check with the library for more information).   Some groups are held during the week - some during the day, others in the evening   Some are...


Updated Ethnic Grocery Stores in Regina list (compiled by RRLIP)

Updated Ethnic Grocery Stores in Regina list (compiled by RRLIP)

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

A number of new vendors have been added to the Regina Ethnic Grocery Store list - to increase the variety of products available in Regina.  Asian, East African, and Latin products from Central and South America are added to the opportunities to buy food and other goods that come from around...