Community Programs

French Camp for Children During Winter Break - Register Now!

French Camp for Children During Winter Break - Register Now!

Posted in Community Programs / Children

Newcomer families are invited to participate in a FREE Winter Camp for kids 6-12 years old.  The camp will take place during spring break (from February 16 - 19) and is available for permanent residents who are able to speak and understand French.  While it is specifically for children 6-12...


Today is World Hijab Day!

Today is World Hijab Day!

Posted in Community Programs

ICNA Sisters Regina is celebrating World Hijab Day, an annual event, in which 140 countries participate worldwide! World Hijab Day (WHD) was first marked in 2013, with a mission to fight discrimination against Muslim women who wear the headscarf, through awareness and education. ...


Today is Bell Let's Talk Day!

Today is Bell Let's Talk Day!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Bell Let's Talk Day promotes awareness about mental health and encourages people not to be ashamed if they are living with mental health challenges.    With the challenges we’ve all faced over the last year, progress in mental health acceptance and education about where to go for help, is...


Family Literacy Week Activities: Jan. 24 - Jan.30th

Family Literacy Week Activities: Jan. 24 - Jan.30th

Posted in Community Programs / Children / Families

January 24th to 30th is Family Literacy Week in Saskatchewan and Jan. 27th is Family Literacy Day! Canada has celebrated this day for over 20 years! This year's theme is Travel the World Together! Families are encouraged to use your imagination to travel, explore your own community, and...


Reconciliation Forum - THIS Saturday - Jan. 23rd!

Reconciliation Forum - THIS Saturday - Jan. 23rd!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

This is a great opportunity to learn more about Indigenous culture and history!  Saturday, January 23, 2021 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m (CST) The 2nd Annual Virtual Reconciliation Forum is being organized by the Saskatchewan Intercultural Association (SIA). This Forum is a free community event...


Career Fair for Newcomers - Jan. 22nd

Career Fair for Newcomers - Jan. 22nd

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Conseil économique et coopératif de la Saskatchewan (CECS) and Catholic Family Services - Newcomer Services are partnering to bring a virtual Career Fair to newcomers in Regina.  This event is free to attend and can be accessed online.  Date: Friday, January 22, 2021 Time: 10 am -...


Adult Learning Programs - Register Now!

Adult Learning Programs - Register Now!

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Ignite Adult Learning Corporation is located in Regina and offers 3 free programs.  1. Let's Get Working is a 12-week course for people who need help getting ready to enter the workforce for the first time or re-entering after an extended absence.  The Let's Get Working Course includes:...


Support for Pregnant Women and New Mothers

Support for Pregnant Women and New Mothers

Posted in Community Programs / Families

The newly created Regina Perinatal Health Network (RPHN) creates easier access to treatment and support for women who are experiencing a Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorder (PMAD).  Perinatal mental health is a challenge for many women regardless of income, ethnicity or education. All supports...


Mental Health During the Holidays

Mental Health During the Holidays

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Whether you celebrate Christmas or not, the holiday season can be an isolating time for people, as many businesses and programs are closed for a period of time.  And this year has been even more isolating, due to restrictions in place to stop the spread of COVID 19.  It is important to be...


Emotional Wellness Support During the Pandemic

Emotional Wellness Support During the Pandemic

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

If you are experiencing stress, fear, lonliness and other negative emotions right now, you are not alone!  It is completely normal to feel this way as a result of the uncertainty and isolation we have been faced with during this global pandemic.  It is important to reach out for help and...