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Fire Prevention Week - Local Events to Attend!

Fire Prevention Week - Local Events to Attend!

Posted in Community Programs

Regina Fire & Protective Services is celebrating Fire Prevention Week from October 9th to 15th. This year’s theme is “Fire Won’t Wait. Plan Your Escape.”  Local events include: Fire Station Open Houses and a Community Pancake Breakfast!Regina residents are invited to join in on events...


Mature Driver Refresher Course for 55+

Mature Driver Refresher Course for 55+

Posted in Community Programs

The Saskatchewan Safety Council offers a wide variety of resources, training, and services. One course is free to seniors in the community and it is the Mature Driver Refresher Course. This is an in-person course that is available to anyone 55 and older. The course provides each participant will...


VERY IMPORTANT! Special Program for Groups of Five and Community Sponsors to Sponsor Afghan Refugees without Proof of Refugee Status

VERY IMPORTANT! Special Program for Groups of Five and Community Sponsors to Sponsor Afghan Refugees without Proof of Refugee Status

Posted in Immigration News

Special Program for Groups of Five and Community Sponsors to Sponsor Afghan Refugees without Proof of Refugee Status (RSD document) IRCC has announced a temporary public policy that enables Groups of Five and Community Sponsors to sponsor Afghan refugees who do not have a refugee status...


NEW! Service Navigation Resource for Newcomers

NEW! Service Navigation Resource for Newcomers

Posted in RRLIP Project News

NEW! Service Navigation Resource for Newcomers This resource highlights local settlement, language and employment services for newcomers in Regina, Sask. It was developed in collaboration with all listed agencies, and is intended for use in this community. Please share it digitally and/or...


National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Posted in Community Programs

Beginning September 28th, there will be a varitety of community events taking place in Regina, aimed at creating awareness and commemorating National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. The RRLIP, along with its Anti-Racism/Discrimination Working Group, would like to encourage all Regina...


HIPPY PROGRAM ACCEPTING NEW PARTICIPANTS - DON'T MISS YOUR SPOT!

HIPPY PROGRAM ACCEPTING NEW PARTICIPANTS - DON'T MISS YOUR SPOT!

Posted in Community Programs

FREE PROGRAM! The HIPPY Program (Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters) will begin the first week of October 2022.  RIWC is currently recruiting eligible parents, with children who are 3 to 4 years old (i.e. children born in 2018 or 2019). To be eligible to take part in...


Release Schedule for Immigration-Related Census Data

Release Schedule for Immigration-Related Census Data

Posted in Immigration News

2021 Census of Population Data: On October 26th, 2022 these data sets will be released to the public: Portrait of citizenship and immigration in Canada Ethnocultural and religious composition of the population Mobility and migration This release will offer data, analytical, and...


Employer Newsletter - Issue #5!

Employer Newsletter - Issue #5!

Posted in RRLIP Project News

An essential part of being a newcomer employer is developing an awareness of the local programs and services meant to support the settlement and integration process. Settlement sector agencies and other related supports provide programs and services that enhance a job seeker’s knowledge, skills...


Newcomer Survey Highlighted on Local Television Program

Newcomer Survey Highlighted on Local Television Program

Posted in RRLIP Project News

The RRLIP's Community Liaison and Special Projects Coordinator, Janell Rempel, recently promoted the 2022 Newcomer Survey by appearing on the AccessNow TV show, “Talk of the Town with Lisa Peters”. The segment aired multiple times during the week of Aug. 22nd. View interview here. More...


International Academic Credential Evaluation Info Session

International Academic Credential Evaluation Info Session

Posted in Immigration News

  IWS is hosting a virtual International Academic Credential Evaluation Info Session. When: Monday, September 12th, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. What Can You Expect to Learn? Learn more about international academic credential evaluation. Guest Presenter: A representative from World Education...