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Ukrainian Using Social Media to Highlight Adventures in New Home Province of Saskatchewan

Ukrainian Using Social Media to Highlight Adventures in New Home Province of Saskatchewan

Posted in Immigration News / Youth / Families

  A 19-year-old Ukrainian, new to Canada, is using TikTok to share his adventures in the country. Highlights include his first time trying a number of iconic Canadian foods such as ketchup chips, poutine and perogy pizza! Andrian Makhnachov came from Ukraine in May, to live with his two...


Starting School In Regina? What You Need To Know!

Starting School In Regina? What You Need To Know!

Posted in Youth / Children / Families

Questions about Starting School are Common.  Learn about what to do and what to expect, when starting either Elementary or High School in Regina.   ELEMENTARY SCHOOL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND HERE HIGH SCHOOL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND HERE   SSWIS Workers (Settlement Support Workers...


Heritage Community Association - Harvest Moon Festival 2022 and AGM

Posted in Community Programs / Families

Regina's Heritage neighbourhood is home to many immigrants - almost 25% (or 1 in 4, as of the 2016 Census) of this neighbourhood's residents came here from another country. With this in mind, the RRLIP is pleased to share the following events, hosted by the Heritage Community...


Black Youth and the Criminal Justice System - a New Report

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

NEW REPORT on Black Youth and the Canadian Criminal Justice System The Federal Anti-Racism Secretariat at the Department of Canadian Heritage has announced the release of a new report entitled, Black Youth and the Criminal Justice System: Summary Report of an Engagement Process in Canada. ...


Regina Supports for Displaced Ukrainians

Regina Supports for Displaced Ukrainians

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

LOCAL SUPPORTS for Recently Arrived Displaced Ukrainians Donation centre opens in Regina to give items to displaced Ukrainians Regina / 980 CJME recently reported on the opening of a new donation centre to collect items to give to displaced Ukrainians. Read the article by Lisa Schick,...


Volunteer to Assist Children Learning How to Play Canadian Soccer and Football!  Volunteer Coaches Needed!

Volunteer to Assist Children Learning How to Play Canadian Soccer and Football! Volunteer Coaches Needed!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Volunteers Needed! Ehrlo Sports Venture is a Regina non-profit organization that provides barrier-free sport leagues and an equipment lending library to children in Regina. (Barrier-free means: no cost, equipment is provided, and transportation is provided if needed.  Children do not need...


New Program - Make Sure You Know About All The Benefits and Credits You are Entitled To - by Canada Revenue Agency

New Program - Make Sure You Know About All The Benefits and Credits You are Entitled To - by Canada Revenue Agency

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

Canada Revenue Agency introduces an Outreach Program to ensure all Canadians receive the benefits and credits they are entitled to and are made aware of the various online tools and resources available to them. The program provides the services virtually and is now accepting bookings. They...


New Canadians Canoe Program - Learn to Marathon Canoe!  Families with Children Welcome!

New Canadians Canoe Program - Learn to Marathon Canoe! Families with Children Welcome!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

The Regina Marathon Canoe Club offers programming to instruct new Canadians how to paddle Canadian designed canoes. We also instruct on the history of canoeing and its role in the story of Canada. We would like to invite any individual who has been in Canada for less than five years to come to...


Free Virtual Children's Festival - Explore Diversity!

Free Virtual Children's Festival - Explore Diversity!

Posted in Community Programs / Children / Families

Stories and entertainment about cultural diversity, bullying, friendship, etc.   Free and online...


 Free Webinar: "Supporting the Integration and Mental Health of Arabic Speaking Refugee Youth and Their Mothers."

Free Webinar: "Supporting the Integration and Mental Health of Arabic Speaking Refugee Youth and Their Mothers."

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

Join the Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project's monthly webinar series! In this webinar, Susan Brigham and Marwa Khobieh share findings from their study with Arabic-speaking refugee youth and their mothers who participated in focus group interviews to explore their perceptions...