Immigration News

Free Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Online Course - Starting Nov 26th

Free Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Online Course - Starting Nov 26th

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

This online course, funded by IRCC, offers a comprehensive overview of immigrant and refugee mental health, focusing on subgroups at risk.  It provides an in-depth discussion on how context and culture influence mental health and mental illness.  Participants are given practical examples...


Racism in Canada Online Survey - Deadline Dec. 9th

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Department of Canadian Heritage is inviting Canadians to participate in an online survey on racism and discrimination as it relates to employment and income supports, social participation, which includes access to arts, sport and leisure, and justice. The deadline to participate in this...


Family Reunification for Refugees Webinar - Nov. 23rd

Posted in Immigration News

The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) is providing a free webinar on Family Reunification for privatey sopnsored refugees. Date: Friday, Nov 23, 2018 Time: 1:00PM - 3:00 PM (Saskatchewan Time) This webinar willl cover the following topics: IRCC family definition Adult children...


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...


Regina Student from Syria to Star in Netflix Series

Regina Student from Syria to Star in Netflix Series

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

A high school student from Syria, currently in the deaf and hard of hearing program at Winston Knoll, will be starrring in a Netflix original series called Black Summer. Read the full article, in the Regina Leader Post...


Private Refugee Sponsorship Webinars - Starting Nov 1st

Posted in Immigration News

The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) is offereing free webinars throughout November, starting today! See below for a detailed listing of the webinar content and schedule: Introduction to Canada's Refugee Sponsorship ProgramsTopics covered: an overview of Canada's refugee...


National Francophone Immigration Week - Nov 4-10

National Francophone Immigration Week - Nov 4-10

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Réseau en immigration francophone de la Saskatchewan (RIF-SK) is pleased to unveil theprogram for the sixth edition of National Francophone Immigration Week in the province. Twelve events and activities will take place this year including; sports, art culture and awareness-raising. The...


Private Sponsorship of Refugees Webinar - Oct 31st

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The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program is providing a webinar called Building or Burning Bridges? Communicating Across Cultures on Wed, Oct 31, 2018 1:00PM - 3:00 PM (CST). This webinar will tackle one of the major causes of Private Sponsorship disputes: cross-cultural communication. It...


Immigrant Women's Experiences & Responses to Intimate Partner Violence Webinar - Oct 30th

Posted in Immigration News

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 | 11:00am - 12:15pm (CST) This webinar aims to:  discuss the immigrant women’s experiences of intimate partner violence post-migration and the numerous ways in which they are shaped by immigration policies in Canada; recognize the ways in which a cultural lens is...


Newcomer Employment Webinar - Oct 3rd

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The Migration Policy Institute Europe is offereing a free webinar:  Preparing Newcomers for the Jobs of Today and the Labor Markets of Tomorrow. When: October 3rd, 2018. Time: 7:00am (Central Time). Topic: This webinar will explore the changing labour market and how to assist newcomers...