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"I'm Glad We Are Neighbours"  Welcome Signs are Back in Regina!

"I'm Glad We Are Neighbours" Welcome Signs are Back in Regina!

Posted in Community Programs

"I'm Glad We Are Neighbours" welcome signs are back!   The Heritage Community Association initially started the Welcome Signs project in response to Islamophobia in Canada and the United States. They created lawn signs so that people throughout the city could show their support to their...


Free Cultural Awareness Training - Sept 15!  Register now!

Free Cultural Awareness Training - Sept 15! Register now!

Posted in Community Programs

Regina Open Door Society provides free Cultural Awareness Training for the community. They are available to do specific sessions for the private sector, public institutions and community agencies, according to participant needs.  The next public training session is Wednesday Sept 15, from 1:30...


Canada Offers Free Settlement Services, But Many Immigrants Do Not Know About Them!

Canada Offers Free Settlement Services, But Many Immigrants Do Not Know About Them!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

A recent government survey found that even among immigrants who do know about settlement services, about a quarter do not know how to access them. Starting even before arrival, immigrants can access settlement services from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).  Check here...


Free Library Programs - Tutoring, IELTS Preparation and Citizenship Classes.  Online and in-Person

Free Library Programs - Tutoring, IELTS Preparation and Citizenship Classes. Online and in-Person

Posted in Community Programs

Regina Public Library has many classes of various kinds.  Many are specifically geared to assist those who are learning English, studying for IELTS classes, and preparing for the Canadian Citizenship test. Sessions are available online or in-person. For the programs listed below, people must...


Financial Support for Research Projects - Race, Gender and Diversity Initiative.

Financial Support for Research Projects - Race, Gender and Diversity Initiative.

Posted in Community Programs

The Federal Anti-Racism Secretariat is pleased to inform you about the launch of a new funding opportunity with Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC). During many town halls on systemic racism in Canada, many spoke to the need for more funding to...


Federal Anti-Racism Secretariat Newsletter - #2

Federal Anti-Racism Secretariat Newsletter - #2

Posted in Community Programs

The Federal Anti-Racism Secretariat is committed to advancing human rights by giving a voice to people directly targeted by racism to facilitate change by working towards dismantling systemic racism in Canada. Part of this involves setting up a one-stop shop for anti-racism resources and...


2021 Harvest Moon Festival.  Join the Online and (limited) In-person Celebrations!  'Strength in Diversity' theme.  Registration Required.  Activities Sept 10 - 18.

2021 Harvest Moon Festival. Join the Online and (limited) In-person Celebrations! 'Strength in Diversity' theme. Registration Required. Activities Sept 10 - 18.

Posted in Community Programs

The 2021 Harvest Moon Festival marks the 12th annual community festival of Regina’s inner city Heritage neighbourhood. For the past 11 years, the festival has created meaningful opportunities for Heritage residents to celebrate and share in our neighbourhood’s unique cultural attributes. This...


Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project Registration now open!  Free training.

Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Project Registration now open! Free training.

Posted in Community Programs

The Immigrant and Refugee Mental Health Course, funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), offers evidence-based information, tools and resources for service providers to provide mental health care and support to both immigrants and refugees arriving in Canada. The online...


National Youth Advisory Committee for the RCMP is Recruiting.  Apply Now!

National Youth Advisory Committee for the RCMP is Recruiting. Apply Now!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

An opportunity for youth to share their ideas!   The RCMP is currently recruiting for this year’s National Youth Advisory Committee! If you know of youth between the ages of 13-21, from a variety of cultures and backgrounds, interested in sharing their views and opinions with the RCMP, now...


High School Heritage Challenge!  New Annual Contest!  A great way for Newcomer youth to learn more about Canada and participate in research of interest to newcomer communities!

High School Heritage Challenge! New Annual Contest! A great way for Newcomer youth to learn more about Canada and participate in research of interest to newcomer communities!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

High school students (parents and teachers) from across Saskatchewan: Are you (or a student you know) looking for a way to share your stories with the world, explore your family’s history, or earn money for post-secondary education? Heritage Saskatchewan has launched an all-new program called...