RRLIP Project News

World Refugee Day Regina - Tuesday June 20th, 2017 - City Plaza

World Refugee Day Regina - Tuesday June 20th, 2017 - City Plaza

Will you stand #WithRefugees!   On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017   from 12:00 to 1:00 pm,   the Regina Open Door Society (RODS) will be hosting a World Refugee Day (WRD) event. Please join us at the City Square Plaza Stage at noon. The program will include 2017 newcomer bursary awards followed...


RRLIP Immigrant Advisory Table (IAT) Seeks More volunteer Members!

RRLIP Immigrant Advisory Table (IAT) Seeks More volunteer Members!

The RRLIP Immigrant Advisory Table (IAT) is progressing!   A gathering of men and women of different ages, from different countries, who speak a variety of languages, and who have lived in Canada (Regina) for varying amounts of time have come together as a voice of newcomers to advise the...


RRLIP Survey Results!  Thank You to All Who Participated!

RRLIP Survey Results! Thank You to All Who Participated!

Thank you to the many who participated in the RRLIP Survey, ' Barriers to Newcomer Adaptation and Settlement in Regina, Saskatchewan', conducted by a U. of R. multidisciplinary Research Team. Participants included: Newcomers: who o were born outside Canada, o are 18 years or older, ando...


Summer Program Guide for Children and Youth.

Summer Program Guide for Children and Youth.

Many programs are available in Regina for children and youth to enjoy in spring and summer - some free of charge, some with registration fees, some as short as a week, others much longer.    A Regina Summer Program Advisory Committee was formed at the request of IRCC (Immigration, Refugees...


Regina - Ethnic Grocery Stores List - Updated

Regina - Ethnic Grocery Stores List - Updated

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

The Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership (RRLIP) developed this list of ‘Ethnic Grocery Stores’ in the city, to facilitate easy access of information for newcomers, community members and agencies.  A work in progress, the plan is to continue updating as we become aware of more...


Apologies!  Technology Troubles!

Apologies! Technology Troubles!

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

We would like to apologize for the lack of postings in the past while.  We are experiencing some technology issues.   Hopefully they will be worked out soon!   Thank you for your patience! The RRLIP...


Thank You To All Who Participated in The RRLIP Newcomer Survey!

Thank You To All Who Participated in The RRLIP Newcomer Survey!

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

Thank you to all who participated in the survey and Focus Groups! Your views are important to understand the educational and employment opportunities and barriers faced by newcomers in Regina, and what services and supports assist with settlement processes.     Who...


Last Day for Newcomer Survey is March 1st!  Your Voice is Important!  Please Participate!

Last Day for Newcomer Survey is March 1st! Your Voice is Important! Please Participate!

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

Dear Community Members, The deadline to participate in the RRLIP Survey is fast approaching!   The Newcomer Survey closes March 1st at midnight!  If you have not already participated, please consider doing so. Thank you! Your views are important to understand the educational and...


RRLIP Survey Will Be Ending Soon!  Please Give Us Your Opinion About Newcomer Opportunities, Challenges and Barriers in Regina!

RRLIP Survey Will Be Ending Soon! Please Give Us Your Opinion About Newcomer Opportunities, Challenges and Barriers in Regina!

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

Dear Community Members, The deadline to participate in the RRLIP Survey is fast approaching! The Employer/Service Provider Survey closes February 15th(can be completed by service providers, employers, co-workers, volunteers, etc.) The Newcomer Survey closes March 1st If you have not...


The RRLIP Immigrant Advisory Table Held It's First Meeting!  More Members Needed!  Apply to the RRLIP Here!

The RRLIP Immigrant Advisory Table Held It's First Meeting! More Members Needed! Apply to the RRLIP Here!

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

The RRLIP Immigrant Advisory Table (IAT) has been established!   The first meeting saw a gathering of men and women of different ages, from different countries, who speak a variety of languages, and who have lived in Canada (Regina) for varying amounts of time.   The common factor is...