Community Programs

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

Posted in Community Programs

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

Posted in Community Programs

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

Posted in Community Programs

'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...


The SAIF-SK is Ready To Start Home Visits for Immigrant Mothers (the HIPPY Program)

The SAIF-SK is Ready To Start Home Visits for Immigrant Mothers (the HIPPY Program)

Posted in Community Programs / Children / Families

  The HIPPY ProgramIn partnership with the Center Mothers Matter , SAIF-SK offers the new HIPPY program for immigrant mothers in vulnerable situations and social isolation. The free program helps them through home visits, in particular to support them in their role as mothers, facilitate...


Support for Ukrainians Coming to Canada.

Support for Ukrainians Coming to Canada.

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Canada is offering temporary federal support to help Ukrainians settle in their new communities. **(Support services are continually updated and evolving as the situation changes). Visit the Government of Canada's webpage for more information.   A new Ukrainian Refugee Toolkit has been...


Afghan Resettlement Toolkit to Assist Newcomer-Serving Professionals: Free

Afghan Resettlement Toolkit to Assist Newcomer-Serving Professionals: Free

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

A new tool is available to support newcomers from Afghanistan.  National Newcomer Navigation Network (N4) recently brought together experts from the health and settlement sectors to develop an Afghan Resettlement Toolkit to support professionals from healthcare, settlement, education and...


New Edition! RRLIP's Employer Newsletter #4

New Edition! RRLIP's Employer Newsletter #4

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

One of the RRLIP's major priorities is Newcomer Employment.  A key objective is to support employers in strengthening their workforce diversity strategies. In collaboration with the RRLIP's Labour Market Working Group, we are supporting employers by sharing information that could be of value...