Families

The YWCA is Looking for Input on Their New Centre for Women and Families

The YWCA is Looking for Input on Their New Centre for Women and Families

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

The YWCA & Ward 3 councillor Andrew Stevens are hosting a question and answer session about the YWCA’s proposed Centre for Women & Families. This is an opportunity to provide input into the things that are important to you and your family.  Date: Tuesday, Nov. 19th Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm...


Saskatchewan Multicultural Week is Nov. 16 - 24

Saskatchewan Multicultural Week is Nov. 16 - 24

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

The purpose of Saskatchewan Multicultural Week is to celebrate the cultural diversity and contributions to multiculturalism in Saskatchewan.  As part of the celebration, the Multicultural Council of Saskatchewan (MCoS) is running a campaign throughout the month of November.  This year's theme...


Interested in Saving for Your Children's Education? Information Session Nov. 7th

Interested in Saving for Your Children's Education? Information Session Nov. 7th

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Conexus Credit Union will be at the Regina Food Bank to provide an information session about free government programs that help you save for your child's education.  There is no cost to participate in this government program and you do not need to put any of your own money into the...


Newcomer News - Issue #10

Newcomer News - Issue #10

The Fall 2019 RRLIP Newcomer News is now available! Newcomer News is issued quarterly and highlights local programs, initiatives and resources relevant to newcomers in Regina. It is geared to all English learner levels and can be translated into many languages, by clicking on the Google...


New Initiatives to Protect Vulnerable Newcomers in Situations of Family Violence

New Initiatives to Protect Vulnerable Newcomers in Situations of Family Violence

Posted in Immigration News / Youth / Children / Families

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) recently introduced the following new initiatives to support vulnerable newcomers in Canada:  1.  An expedited Temporary Residence Permit (TRP), for out-of-status foreign nationals who are currently in Canada and seeking permanent residence...


Francophone Immigration Week is Nov. 3 - 9, 2019

Francophone Immigration Week is Nov. 3 - 9, 2019

The Saskatchewan Francophone Immigration Network (RIF-SK) has announced the program for National Francophone Immigration Week in Saskatchewan  National Francophone Immigration Week is an initiative that raises awareness and promotes Francophone immigration and diversity in Francophone...


Neighbors: A Community Quilting Project

Posted in Community Programs / Families

The  Dunlop Central Gallery is hosting community stitching sessions where newcomers can learn about Indigenous peoples of Canada (T/R Call to Action #93). POSTER AVAILABLE HERE.   Create a work of art to take home or contribute to a Regina community quilt.The  Community Quilting Project ...


RODS Annual Flu Clinic - October 22nd

RODS Annual Flu Clinic - October 22nd

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Get your flu vaccine for FREE on Tuesday, October 22nd!  Where: First Baptist Church  Address: 2241 Victoria Avenue, Regina  When: 9am-11:30am & 1pm-3:30pm  Details: - for Permanent Residents only  - wear a short sleeve shirt  - bring your Sask Health Card *interpreters will...


Fire Prevention Week is Oct. 6-12

Fire Prevention Week is Oct. 6-12

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Fire Prevention Week is a time to be reminded of how important it is to practice fire safety at home, work and in the community  Making sure you and your children know how to prevent fires and how to escape from them, can SAVE LIVES!! As part of Fire Prevention Week, Regina Fire and...


Health Fair for Newcomers - Oct. 9th

Health Fair for Newcomers - Oct. 9th

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Regina Open Door Society's annual Newcomer Community Health Fair presents an opportunity for newcomers to visit booths and learn about health related programs and services that exist in Regina. When: Wednesday, October 9th, 2019.Time: 9:00am - 2:30pm (closed for a break...