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Election 2021 - Why Vote? And How to Vote Information.

Election 2021 - Why Vote? And How to Vote Information.

Posted in Community Programs

Why Vote in Canada?   Canada is a democratic country, which gives the right and privilege to Canadians to choose their government.  Your vote is making your choice.   The many different political parties in Canada have varying ideas about: childcare, immigration, employment, minimum...


Free Programs for Increasing English - Speaking Skills and Learning about Volunteering in Canada

Free Programs for Increasing English - Speaking Skills and Learning about Volunteering in Canada

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These programs are intended to support newcomers to build and improve their English language skills as well as their leadership and public speaking skills. They are facilitated by Regina Open Door Society and their community partners.  The INVOLVE program is designed for newcomers with CLB 5...


Francophone Pathways in Saskatchewan | Le parcours francophone en Saskatchewan - Francophone Networking Event!

Francophone Pathways in Saskatchewan | Le parcours francophone en Saskatchewan - Francophone Networking Event!

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The annual francophone networking event, Francophone Pathways in Saskatchewan | Le parcours francophone en Saskatchewan is coming soon! This event fosters strong connections between non-French speaking Service Provider Organizations (SPO’s) and Francophone communities, to enhance pathways...


"I'm Glad We Are Neighbours"  Welcome Signs are Back in Regina!

"I'm Glad We Are Neighbours" Welcome Signs are Back in Regina!

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"I'm Glad We Are Neighbours" welcome signs are back!   The Heritage Community Association initially started the Welcome Signs project in response to Islamophobia in Canada and the United States. They created lawn signs so that people throughout the city could show their support to their...


Free Cultural Awareness Training - Sept 15!  Register now!

Free Cultural Awareness Training - Sept 15! Register now!

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Regina Open Door Society provides free Cultural Awareness Training for the community. They are available to do specific sessions for the private sector, public institutions and community agencies, according to participant needs.  The next public training session is Wednesday Sept 15, from 1:30...


Canada Offers Free Settlement Services, But Many Immigrants Do Not Know About Them!

Canada Offers Free Settlement Services, But Many Immigrants Do Not Know About Them!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

A recent government survey found that even among immigrants who do know about settlement services, about a quarter do not know how to access them. Starting even before arrival, immigrants can access settlement services from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).  Check here...


Free Library Programs - Tutoring, IELTS Preparation and Citizenship Classes.  Online and in-Person

Free Library Programs - Tutoring, IELTS Preparation and Citizenship Classes. Online and in-Person

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Regina Public Library has many classes of various kinds.  Many are specifically geared to assist those who are learning English, studying for IELTS classes, and preparing for the Canadian Citizenship test. Sessions are available online or in-person. For the programs listed below, people must...


Financial Support for Research Projects - Race, Gender and Diversity Initiative.

Financial Support for Research Projects - Race, Gender and Diversity Initiative.

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The Federal Anti-Racism Secretariat is pleased to inform you about the launch of a new funding opportunity with Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC). During many town halls on systemic racism in Canada, many spoke to the need for more funding to...


Federal Anti-Racism Secretariat Newsletter - #2

Federal Anti-Racism Secretariat Newsletter - #2

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The Federal Anti-Racism Secretariat is committed to advancing human rights by giving a voice to people directly targeted by racism to facilitate change by working towards dismantling systemic racism in Canada. Part of this involves setting up a one-stop shop for anti-racism resources and...


2021 Harvest Moon Festival.  Join the Online and (limited) In-person Celebrations!  'Strength in Diversity' theme.  Registration Required.  Activities Sept 10 - 18.

2021 Harvest Moon Festival. Join the Online and (limited) In-person Celebrations! 'Strength in Diversity' theme. Registration Required. Activities Sept 10 - 18.

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The 2021 Harvest Moon Festival marks the 12th annual community festival of Regina’s inner city Heritage neighbourhood. For the past 11 years, the festival has created meaningful opportunities for Heritage residents to celebrate and share in our neighbourhood’s unique cultural attributes. This...