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The Ukrainian Crisis is Worsening. See responses from governments - and information about the local Ukrainian Canadian Congress Fundraising Event TODAY -Thursday March 3!

The Ukrainian Crisis is Worsening. See responses from governments - and information about the local Ukrainian Canadian Congress Fundraising Event TODAY -Thursday March 3!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Time Sensitive: today - Thursday March 3! The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) is promoting the Saskatchewan Day of Caring for Ukraine today.Saskatchewan Day of Caring for Ukraine: Rawlco Radio (ucc.sk.ca)  The UCC and the CUF launched the #helpukrainenow campaign to raise money to...


Erasing Racism: What Can WE Do?  Come and Join the Conversation!  Free Virtual Community Forum.  March 17 - 1-3:30 pm.

Erasing Racism: What Can WE Do? Come and Join the Conversation! Free Virtual Community Forum. March 17 - 1-3:30 pm.

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

You are invited to join a free interactive virtual event focusing on different types of racism and discrimination and how to deal with these types of situations.  Local guest speakers will share their experiences with racism, how they were impacted, and what resulted. This cultural bridging...


Mohawk Institute Residential School Virtual Tour

Mohawk Institute Residential School Virtual Tour

Posted in Community Programs

This month in Canada, we learned of yet another 'discovery' of potential graves at a former residential school. These discoveries are a painful reminder for us to do our part; acknowledge, listen, and learn from Indigenous communities. Read the CBC article here In an effort to raise...


Newcomer Training - Volunteering in Canada!  Saturday INVOLVE Class starting this weekend. Register now!

Newcomer Training - Volunteering in Canada! Saturday INVOLVE Class starting this weekend. Register now!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

INVOLVE (Integrating Newcomers with Volunteer Opportunities to add Leadership Value through Education) is offered by The Regina Open Door Society. RODS Welcoming Community for Newcomers (WCN) volunteer program is hosting INVOLVE! The objective of INVOLVE is to: promote volunteerism to...


Saskatchewan Winners!  Mental Health Research Canada is Funding Grants for 3 Research Projects.

Saskatchewan Winners! Mental Health Research Canada is Funding Grants for 3 Research Projects.

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

Enhancing mental health services in Saskatchewan: the winners of our 2021 MHRC-SHRF Mental Health Impact Grant Learn about three new research projects being funded in partnership with the Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation at $50k each. Based out of the Universities of Saskatchewan...


Newcomer Youth Programs -  Leadership; Information and Opportunity to Contribute!  Plus Employment Programs.

Newcomer Youth Programs - Leadership; Information and Opportunity to Contribute! Plus Employment Programs.

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

There are numerous programs and opportunities for newcomer youth to get involved in life in Regina - and Canada!  A few are highlighted below:    - Youth BRIDGES program: hosted by Regina Open Door Society provides information about indigenous history and culture to newcomer youth. This...


Making Waves in Equity, Diversity & Inclusion - Webinar

Making Waves in Equity, Diversity & Inclusion - Webinar

Posted in Community Programs

You are invited to attend the following Community Voices webinar: Making Waves in Equity Diversity & InclusionFebruary 23, 2022 - 12:00 -1:00 pm (Saskatchewan Time)Register here Community Campus Engage Canada presents a conversation with Emiliano Void, Founder and CEO of nuwave...


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...