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Settlement Agency 2022 Annual General Meetings (Regina and SAISIA - provincial)

Settlement Agency 2022 Annual General Meetings (Regina and SAISIA - provincial)

Posted in Community Programs

There are numerous agencies in Regina that assist immigrants and refugees with settling in Regina (as well as assisting private sponsors).  The Annual General Meetings are a great opportunity to hear about some of the work completed, and get to meet some of the volunteer board members...


Fire Safety - Information in English and French, with Transcripts (to  make it easy to translate).

Fire Safety - Information in English and French, with Transcripts (to make it easy to translate).

Posted in Community Programs

Regina Fire and Protective Services is always looking for ways to educate the community to be safe.  They worked with settlement agencies to develop a number of videos about Fire Safety, in both English and French.  The transcript is also available to follow along to read or translate...


New Canadians Canoe Program - Learn to Marathon Canoe!  Families with Children Welcome!

New Canadians Canoe Program - Learn to Marathon Canoe! Families with Children Welcome!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

The Regina Marathon Canoe Club offers programming to instruct new Canadians how to paddle Canadian designed canoes. We also instruct on the history of canoeing and its role in the story of Canada. We would like to invite any individual who has been in Canada for less than five years to come to...


Katimivik Program for Youth - 17 - 25!  applications being accepted now!

Katimivik Program for Youth - 17 - 25! applications being accepted now!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

Katimavik: Founded in 1977, Katimavik is a Canadian national youth empowerment and youth development charitable organization. We engage with youth from a wide diversity of communities across Canada, including Indigenous youth, newcomer youth, Black youth, white youth, youth of colour,...


Free Admission for New Canadians and PR's!  Canoo App - Institute for Canadian Citizenship.

Free Admission for New Canadians and PR's! Canoo App - Institute for Canadian Citizenship.

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Institute for Canadian Citizenship (ICC) delivers programs and special projects that inspire inclusion, create opportunities to connect, and encourage active citizenship. Canoo is a mobile app offered by the Institute for Canadian Citizenship, an independent civil society organization,...


What is a Refugee?  World Refugee Day is Celebrated June 20.

What is a Refugee? World Refugee Day is Celebrated June 20.

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

World Refugee Day - June 20, 2022 A refugee is someone who has been forced to flee his or her country because of persecution, war or violence.  A refugee has a well-founded fear of persecution for reasons of race, religion, nationality, political opinion or membership in a particular...


FIRST NATIONS UNIVERSITY OF CANADA  - ANNUAL SPRING CELEBRATION POWWOW

FIRST NATIONS UNIVERSITY OF CANADA - ANNUAL SPRING CELEBRATION POWWOW

Posted in Community Programs

In Person, Family-Friendly Celebration Event - You Are Invited!  June 4 & 5, 2022 Brandt Centre/REAL District, Regina  ATTENDING THE EVENTFirst Nations University of Canada Powwow invites you to join us as we celebrate through song and dance! The event is open to the public and we...


Free online event - RESPONDING TO THE UKRAINIAN REFUGEE CRISIS IN CANADA AND POLAND

Free online event - RESPONDING TO THE UKRAINIAN REFUGEE CRISIS IN CANADA AND POLAND

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RESPONDING TO THE UKRAINIAN REFUGEE CRISIS IN CANADA AND POLAND Online Webinar June 2nd, 2022  8:00 am - 11:00 am PST   On June 2nd, Metropolis CARES (Coalition Assisting Refugee Entry and Settlement) and the Metropolis Institute will be holding a public webinar on the situation of...


Free Professional Development - Supporting Our Own Resilience in Trauma-Exposed Work

Free Professional Development - Supporting Our Own Resilience in Trauma-Exposed Work

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Free Professional Development - Supporting Our Own Resilience in Trauma-Exposed Work All aspects of settlement work are life-changing and meaningful; that doesn't make it less challenging or hard.  Current events and a pandemic haven't helped!  this interactive training will focus on the...


Free Virtual Children's Festival - Explore Diversity!

Free Virtual Children's Festival - Explore Diversity!

Posted in Community Programs / Children / Families

Stories and entertainment about cultural diversity, bullying, friendship, etc.   Free and online...