Community Programs

Income Tax Program. Free Help for Newcomers to File their Canadian Income Tax.

Income Tax Program. Free Help for Newcomers to File their Canadian Income Tax.

Posted in Community Programs

Community Volunteer Income Tax Program FREE TAX CLINIC! Do you need help to prepare your tax return?Volunteers can help you prepare your income tax and benefit return if you have low to modest income and a simple tax situation.Volunteers are not agents or representatives of the Canada...


The Refugees I Sponsored are Coming!  Now What? - Information Session Feb 27

The Refugees I Sponsored are Coming! Now What? - Information Session Feb 27

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) provides information and training sessions to community groups and organizations that sponsor refugees, sponsorship Agreement Holders (SAH's) and refugeees.  The RSTP website has videos, courses, checklists and information to assist with...


Free Webinar - Supporting the Mental Health and Resettlement of Afghan Refugees

Free Webinar - Supporting the Mental Health and Resettlement of Afghan Refugees

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Supporting the mental health and resettlement of Afghan refugees Tuesday, February 22nd, 2022; 12:30-1:30pm Sask. time Register here Description:Having to flee from war and discrimination, and establishing safety and stabilization in a new country can be challenging. Increased vulnerability due...


New!  Mental and Emotional Wellness Resource - in 9 languages!  Online and In-Person Supports Available!

New! Mental and Emotional Wellness Resource - in 9 languages! Online and In-Person Supports Available!

Do you know where to go to get help, or to send someone who might be struggling with mental or emotional wellness?  Through community consultation and Immigrant Advisory Table feedback, the RRLIP has identified mental health as a challenge many newcomers face in their settlement journey....


A Gender-Based Violence Settlement Sector Strategy - Working Together Across Canada

A Gender-Based Violence Settlement Sector Strategy - Working Together Across Canada

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CAMH Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project This webinar will talk about how four organizations, with funding from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), built a national strategy to develop a shared base of knowledge between the settlement and anti-violence sectors. By...


Creating Diversity, Sensitivity, and Inclusion in your Workplace: A Roadmap for Real Change.   FREE Short Webinar and Low-Cost Course.

Creating Diversity, Sensitivity, and Inclusion in your Workplace: A Roadmap for Real Change. FREE Short Webinar and Low-Cost Course.

Posted in Community Programs

To successfully deliver on an organization’s mission and work collaboratively in a nonprofit workplace that is truly inclusive, we must be particularly mindful of and sensitive to the people around us. It’s critical to have the knowledge and awareness of global, racial, religious, gender,...


February is Black History Month!  Canadian Race Relations Foundation (CCRF) has many resources available to learn more!

February is Black History Month! Canadian Race Relations Foundation (CCRF) has many resources available to learn more!

Posted in Community Programs

Each year in February, Canada honours Black History Month to celebrate the achievements of Black Canadians, recognizing the central role of the Black Canadian community in Canada’s history and highlighting the importance of racial justice, diversity and inclusion, and equity. CRRF’s social...


New Sask Polytech Free Tuition Program Information!

New Sask Polytech Free Tuition Program Information!

Posted in Community Programs

Saskatchewan Polytechnic is removing barriers for under-represented groups to explore opportunities and start careers in high demand sectors to better support a skilled, inclusive, certified, and productive workforce. Students will develop knowledge and practical skills in a particular...


International Students and Alumni - Virtual Career Development Expo!  Feb 2, 2022

International Students and Alumni - Virtual Career Development Expo! Feb 2, 2022

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The Virtual Career Development Expo for Canada's International Students & Alumni - offered by Devant. The Devant website states "We understand how challenging the job search process in Canada can be - Especially for international students & alumni. That's why our community of former...


Diverse Needs COVID-19 Immunization Clinic

Diverse Needs COVID-19 Immunization Clinic

Posted in Community Programs / Children / Families

Are you afraid of needles (needle phobia)?  Does a family member have behavioural needs, diverse developmental needs, or other challenges in receiving the COVID-19 vaccine? The Sask Health Authority has a 'Diverse Needs COVID-19 Immunization Clinic' in Regina for those individuals...