Immigration News

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?...


New Measures to Address Canada’s Labour Shortage - Government of Canada

New Measures to Address Canada’s Labour Shortage - Government of Canada

Posted in Immigration News

News Release From Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada - April 22, 2022  As Canada continues to recover from the pandemic, employers are actively looking to fill hundreds of thousands of vacant positions in all sectors across the country. Immigration is more important than ever to...


Ukrainian Crisis - Federal Government Information

Ukrainian Crisis - Federal Government Information

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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...


Support for Ukrainians Coming to Canada.

Support for Ukrainians Coming to Canada.

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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

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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...


 SPONSORS! Finding Meaningful Employment and Entrepreneurial Opportunities for Privately Sponsored Refugees.  Virtual Webinar!

SPONSORS! Finding Meaningful Employment and Entrepreneurial Opportunities for Privately Sponsored Refugees. Virtual Webinar!

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Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP), in collaboration with Jumpstart Refugee Talent, is hosting a virtual webinar on Finding Meaningful Employment and Entrepreneurial Opportunities for Privately Sponsored Refugees. Finding Meaningful Employment and Entrepreneurial...


RSTP - Refugee Sponsorship Training Program Offers Free Training to those interested in Sponsoring Refugees!  Next webinar Tuesday April 19 at 6 pm!

RSTP - Refugee Sponsorship Training Program Offers Free Training to those interested in Sponsoring Refugees! Next webinar Tuesday April 19 at 6 pm!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Refugee Sponsorship Training  Program offers webinars, information, meetings and assistance with forms and resources to those interested in sponsoring Refugees to Canada. Some of the webinars are live, giving opportunity for questions; some are available on the website...


A Statement by the Partners of Canada’s War Crimes Program on the Conflict in Ukraine

A Statement by the Partners of Canada’s War Crimes Program on the Conflict in Ukraine

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A statement by the partners of Canada’s War Crimes Program on the conflict in UkraineApril 7, 2022 - Ottawa, OntarioIn response to the atrocities unfolding in Ukraine, Canada's Crimes Against Humanity and War Crimes Program (War Crimes Program) is working closely with national and...


FREE Citizenship 101 Classes at RODS starting April 16.  Register now to Prepare for your Citizenship Exams!

FREE Citizenship 101 Classes at RODS starting April 16. Register now to Prepare for your Citizenship Exams!

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Are you hoping to apply for Citizenship?  Free classes can help you prepare for the exam.   The Regina Open Door Society OSN (Orientation Services for Newcomers) will start Citizenship 101 classes on Saturday, April 16, 2022. Please share the information with your family, friends and...