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Volunteer Program for Newcomers

Volunteer Program for Newcomers

Posted in Community Programs

Regina Open Door Society is offering INVOLVE - a program that will help you build your personal and professional networks and help you find volunteer opportunities where you can successfully contribute to society!   Each day participants learn about different aspects of volunteering...


Important Vaccination Discussion for Newcomers and Those Who Work With Them

Important Vaccination Discussion for Newcomers and Those Who Work With Them

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

The Sask Health Authority (SHA) wants to make sure everyone is protected from COVID-19 as quickly as possible, by offering vaccinations to everyone in Saskatchewan. To make sure immigrants, refugees and their families do not miss out on this opportunity to be protected, SHA is looking for...


Cultural Bridging Forum Report and Resources - Available now on the RRLIP website!

Cultural Bridging Forum Report and Resources - Available now on the RRLIP website!

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

This year's Cultural Bridging Forum Report has been approved for sharing with the community! It is listed under the name Community Forum 2021, in the Resource Section of the RRLIP website, under Reports: https://rrlip.ca/pages/project-resources  This Community Forum 2021 report includes:...


Are You Interested in a Career as a Welder?

Are You Interested in a Career as a Welder?

Posted in Community Programs

Saskatchewan Polytechnic is hosting a Careers in Welding Night ​on April 14th. The event is called Careers in Welding Job Fair and will include: ·         virtual shop tours ·         industry leaders ​& networking opportunities ·         exhibitor booths...


Resource for Employers: Newcomer Workforce Newsletter

Resource for Employers: Newcomer Workforce Newsletter

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

Members of the RRLIP convened Labour Market Working Group have collaborated to develop this quarterly newsletter. The aim is to support Regina's employers in the recruitment, hiring, training and retention of newcomer populations in the workforce, through information and education....


Regina Open Door Society's First Settlement Newsletter

Regina Open Door Society's First Settlement Newsletter

Posted in Community Programs

Regina Open Door Society's Settlement Newsletter presents the latest news and updates from the Resettlement Assistance Program (for Government Assisted Refugees) and the Orientation Services for Newcomer Programs.  Topics presented in this issue include:  Government Assisted Refugeese...


How to Stay Safe During These Holidays

How to Stay Safe During These Holidays

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

One of the biggest causes of COVID spread is transfer between friends and family.   If you get together with other households, the people you care about could catch this terrible disease. Even though many people have received their vaccine, there has been a large rise in cases in Regina and...


Listing and Types of Newcomer Services in Regina

Listing and Types of Newcomer Services in Regina

Posted in RRLIP Project News / Youth / Children / Families

Are you confused about where to send newcomers for help getting a job, learning one of Canada's official languages or basic assitance with their settlement in Canada?  Or are you a newcomer yourself and unsure where to go for help? The Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership, in...


Workshop for White Allies - Apr. 6th & 7th

Workshop for White Allies - Apr. 6th & 7th

Posted in Community Programs

If you seek to promote racial equity within your organization, this workshop will equip you with tools to be an active ally for racial justice.  This workshop will be an intensive, fast-paced webinar series designed to explore how white folks use individual and collective areas of privilege...


Financial Literacy Sessions for Women

Financial Literacy Sessions for Women

Posted in Community Programs

Amakon Women Empowerment Inc. and Conexus Credit Union are partnering to provide free information sessions that educate about financial topics in Canada.  Seminars will be presented by Julie Beleshinsski, a 10 year veteran with Conexus Credit Union in Financial Literacy and Education. ...