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Parent and Grandparent Program for Canadian Immigration to Reopen January 2016!

Parent and Grandparent Program for Canadian Immigration to Reopen January 2016!

Posted in Immigration News

    The immensely popular Parent and Grandparent Program (PGP) is expected to reopen in January, 2016, with sponsors and candidates already preparing for what is expected to be a very short application intake period. This family sponsorship program allows Canadian citizens and...


Regina Police Recruiting!

Regina Police Recruiting!

Posted in Community Programs

The Regina Police Service is committed to increasing diversity within its ranks, by increasing the number of diverse employees within the police service to be more reflective of the community to which it provides policing service. As an Employment Equity employer, the Regina Police Service...


Free Historical Exhibits - Government House

Free Historical Exhibits - Government House

Posted in Community Programs

Steeped in Tea - Special Exhibit and Tea-Tasting!     Through a partnership between the Government House Historical Society, Government House and a Regina local tea merchant (Cuppa T), three unique specialty teas have been blended.   During the month of October, the public is invited to...


Hope for Refugees!  Information Night

Hope for Refugees! Information Night

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Syrian Refugee Crisis is in the news.  Come to find out more about the situation - and how YOU can help make a difference. MCC (Mennonite Central Committee) has many years of experience dealing with refugees and crisis situations.  They will be sharing this knowledge and expertise at...


Hany's Story - A Syrian Refugee's Journey

Hany's Story - A Syrian Refugee's Journey

Posted in Immigration News

CBC recently highlighted part of a documentary (“Hany’s Story”) that was filmed around the story of a young Syrian refugee who recently resettled with his family in Regina. Hany is 21 years old, and suffers from an eye condition that renders him legally blind. He and his family are one of...


Where Do Canada's Political Parties Stand on Refugee Intake?

Posted in Immigration News

With a federal election on October 19th, 2015, and a renewed public interest in Canadian immigration issues over recent weeks, CICnews is continuing its special Canadian election series by asking the major political parties the question: Is Canada currently accepting around the right amount...


Federal Election 2015: Where Do the Political Parties Stand on Immigration?

Posted in Immigration News

This entry is very long, but enables translation of the information the Federal political parties supplied: On October 19, 2015, Canadians will vote in a federal election. With just a few weeks to go and with the latest polls suggesting a tight race, issues surrounding immigration, settlement...


Saskatchewan 'Occupations In Demand' Program Reopens

Saskatchewan 'Occupations In Demand' Program Reopens

Posted in Immigration News

  Saskatchewan International Skilled Worker – 'Occupations In-Demand' Program reopens for 1,000 additional applications - September, 2015.   No job offer is required for this Canadian immigration program in the province of Saskatchewan. As of September 21, 2015, a total of 1,000...


Free - Jungle Gym at Core Ritchie Neighbourhood Centre

Free - Jungle Gym at Core Ritchie Neighbourhood Centre

Posted in Community Programs

A time for children to play, share and interact in a large gym space, so they use up a lot of energy!  Parents meet and interact with other families - many who are newcomers.            When:  Monday mornings, except statuatory holidays or special events                  closed Oct...


New Advanced Language Training Class!

New Advanced Language Training Class!

Posted in Community Programs

NEW! Advanced Language Training (ALT)   CLB 7 & 8  The Advanced Language Training (ALT) program is a part-time program with the goal of assisting Newcomers to: develop the English language skills needed to meet individual employment challenges, attain knowledge of the Saskatchewan...