Community Programs

New Issue of 'Newcomer Workforce' - A Resource for Employers in Regina

New Issue of 'Newcomer Workforce' - A Resource for Employers in Regina

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

The RRLIP works in collaboration with local organizations (the RRLIP-convenened Labour Market Working Group) in order to provide infomation and ideas to employers wanting and needing to diversify their workforce.  Research has shown major benefits of workforce diversification.  As Regina...


 Free and Low-Cost Goods - and Donation Information for the Regina Community

Free and Low-Cost Goods - and Donation Information for the Regina Community

LOCAL FREE/LOW-COST GOODS + DONATION LOCATIONS In response to the arrival of Afghan refugees, the Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership (RRLIP) has gathered information about stores/programs which have free or low-cost goods and may be accepting donations. This information is accurate as...


Government of Saskatchewan Introducing Pilot Program for Businesses to Attract International Workers

Government of Saskatchewan Introducing Pilot Program for Businesses to Attract International Workers

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Government of Saskatchewan is launching a pilot program called the Hard-To-Fill Skills pilot as part of the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program. “Obviously, our first objective is always to try and fill those roles with folks here in the province,” said Minister of Immigration and...


Regina Fire Master Plan seeks to improve department diversity and technology

Regina Fire Master Plan seeks to improve department diversity and technology

Posted in Community Programs

Are you interested in a career as a Firefighter, or working with the Fire Department?   Regina Fire Department has completed a Master Plan.  One of the components of the plan is a new Fire station - and developing a more diverse workforce.  Staffing requirements for the next new station will...


Fall Prevention Videos - New Safety Information from Sask. Safety Council

Fall Prevention Videos - New Safety Information from Sask. Safety Council

Posted in Community Programs

Falling is a danger to many, during all seasons, in many locations - and can have long-term negative results.  From being at home to icy streets, there are steps that you can take to help prevent falls.  The Saskatchewan Safety Council has released the first video of their new 'Fall...


Public Workshop - Building Inclusive Workplaces and Practices - for Employers and Employees!  Dec 16, 2021.

Public Workshop - Building Inclusive Workplaces and Practices - for Employers and Employees! Dec 16, 2021.

Posted in Community Programs

'Building Inclusive Workplaces and Practices' online workshop!This interactive workshop will focus on tools to recognize, articulate, understand, examine, challenge, and change workplace practices.  It will use the lens of curiosity, collaboration, and conversation as a response and reinforce...


Free Webinar: Understanding Indigenous challenges - The 60's Scoop and How it Continues to Affect Indigenous Families Today - on Nov 30th.

Free Webinar: Understanding Indigenous challenges - The 60's Scoop and How it Continues to Affect Indigenous Families Today - on Nov 30th.

Posted in Community Programs

The Centre for Race and Culture is a trusted source for generating, gathering, and sharing reliable and accurate information on anti-racism.  Centre for Race and Culture has brought together diverse people with an interest in promoting and supporting individual, collective, and systemic change...


Virtual Sports Fair - Find Out About Recreation Opportunities for Newcomers in Regina! Register Now!

Virtual Sports Fair - Find Out About Recreation Opportunities for Newcomers in Regina! Register Now!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Welcoming Community for Newcomers (WCN) program at Regina Open Door Society presents a Sports Fair each year.   The Sports Fair is an opportunity to gain a lot of information and resources about sports and fitness activities in Regina that are important to newcomers and their families. ...


Indigenous Cultural Safety Collaborative Learning Series - free webinar library!

Indigenous Cultural Safety Collaborative Learning Series - free webinar library!

Posted in Community Programs

This national webinar series provides an opportunity to share knowledge, experiences, and perspectives in support of collective efforts to strengthen Indigenous cultural safety across sectors. Topics include: - Setting the Context for Indigenous Cultural Safety; - Facing Racism in Health; -...


Family Sponsorship Information Session!  Register NOW for this free online session!  Nov 16 from 6-7 pm.

Family Sponsorship Information Session! Register NOW for this free online session! Nov 16 from 6-7 pm.

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Children / Families

Many immigrants to Canada are interested in bringing their family members to join them.  It can be challenging to find all the information necessary for families to start the process.  In collaboration with local community partners, the Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership (RRLIP)...