Community Programs

Settling in Saskatchewan: Sponsoring Refugees and Displaced Families in Your Community: Free Webinar

Settling in Saskatchewan: Sponsoring Refugees and Displaced Families in Your Community: Free Webinar

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Are you wondering on how you could welcome individuals or families who have been forcibly displaced from their homes to your community? Join us on May 17 at 10:00 a.m. for the SUMA webinar Settling in Saskatchewan: Sponsoring Refugees and Displaced Persons in Your Community. May 17, 2022: 10 am...


Helping Refugees – Trauma and Transformation - an article by CTRI (Crisis and Trauma Resource Institute)

Helping Refugees – Trauma and Transformation - an article by CTRI (Crisis and Trauma Resource Institute)

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

With millions of people needing to flee their homes and seek refuge in other parts of the world, the stories of refugee individuals and families will interweave with people all over the world.  If you are one offering support in some fashion, how will your own story be influenced by theirs?...


Free Training Webinars: CTRI (Crisis and Trauma Resource Institute)

Free Training Webinars: CTRI (Crisis and Trauma Resource Institute)

Posted in Community Programs

CTRI (Crisis and Trauma Resource Institute) regularly shares free monthly training webinars.  May/22 - Mindfulness as a Counselling Tool This webinar explores the application of mindfulness-based strategies in counselling work. Viewers will learn mindfulness, regulation, and...


Report: Conference Board of Canada - Understanding the Perspective of Black-Canadians in the Workplace

Report: Conference Board of Canada - Understanding the Perspective of Black-Canadians in the Workplace

Posted in Community Programs

Bridging the Gap Between Identity and Social and Emotional Skills: Black Canadians’ Perspectives of Social and Emotional Skills in the Workplace Understanding the Perspective of Black-Canadians in the Workplace The changing nature of work is increasing the demand for social and emotional...


Holocaust Remembrance Day - How to Engage in Difficult Conversations with Children and Teens

Holocaust Remembrance Day - How to Engage in Difficult Conversations with Children and Teens

Posted in Community Programs / Families

Special podcast episode of 'Raising Good Humans' from April 2021 about talking to kids and teens about atrocities.    https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/how-to-talk-with-children-about-the-holocaust/id1473072044?i=1000516256682 In the episode, Jennifer Garner and Dr. Aliza W. Pressman...


Ukrainian Crisis - Federal Government Information

Ukrainian Crisis - Federal Government Information

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

FEDERAL INFORMATION, RESOURCES, AND UPDATESCURRENT INFORMATION ON MEASURESVisit IRCC’s immigration measures for people affected by the situation in Ukraine page for updates, resources and contact information, including: 1. Contacting IRCC about the situation in Ukraine2. Status of IRCC’s...


Were You Born Outside of Canada, and Now Live in Regina?  RRLIP Would Like to Understand Your Settlement Challenges, and Get Your Ideas and Suggestions!

Were You Born Outside of Canada, and Now Live in Regina? RRLIP Would Like to Understand Your Settlement Challenges, and Get Your Ideas and Suggestions!

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership (RRLIP) has created this Survey to learn about needs and challenges for settling in this community, by those born outside of Canada, who now live in Regina. We are interested - whether your settlement was very recent or many years ago!  Your answers...


 Conversation Cafe - a Free Monthly Event for those Working in the Settlement Sector with Newcomers to Canada

Conversation Cafe - a Free Monthly Event for those Working in the Settlement Sector with Newcomers to Canada

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Conversation Café - A Community-Based Monthly Event For those working in the Settlement Sector, supporting Newcomers April 28, 2022 1-3 pm (SK time) Presenter: Judy WhiteImpact of the COVID-19 pandemic on individuals, families, communities and service providers.  This presentation will focus...


Learn About Sikh Canadians. Attend a Free Virtual Tour Celebrating Their Legacy and Activism on May 28

Learn About Sikh Canadians. Attend a Free Virtual Tour Celebrating Their Legacy and Activism on May 28

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Celebrating the Legacy and Activism of Sikh Canadians / Célébrer l'héritage et la contribution des Canadiens d'origine SikheJoin the Canadian Race Relations Foundation (CRRF) and Sikh Heritage BC as they take a virtual tour of the Sikh Heritage Museum. This webinar, in celebration of Canada’s...


Local Sikh Organization Participates in Regular Community Service Activity

Local Sikh Organization Participates in Regular Community Service Activity

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'We have a lot of responsibility': Sikh community members teach legislators about significance of the turban. Regina’s Sikh community came to the legislative building (Friday April 8) to teach about the significance of wearing a turban. Members of the Sikh community were careful about colours...