Youth

Kids Help Phone Now Has Counselling Available in Arabic

Kids Help Phone Now Has Counselling Available in Arabic

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Kids Help Phone is now offering Arabic-speaking professional counselling to young people in Canada Kids Help Phone is a Canadian charitable organization that provides free, confidential, professional online and telephone counselling and text-based support to youth across Canada. Kids Help Phone...


Online Homework Help Program for Youth

Online Homework Help Program for Youth

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Regina Open Door Society's Homework Help Program is a free after-school online program for youth ages 12 - 14 The program aims to:  Enhance your academic performance Increase your English communication skills Provide an opportunity to build social networks     through one-on-one...


Youth Toastmasters Program Beginning April 2nd

Youth Toastmasters Program Beginning April 2nd

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Regina Open Door's Toastmasters Youth Leadership Program is set to begin April 2nd, 2020. This is a great opportunity for newcomer youth to gain knowledge and skills in public speaking, speech writing and leadership. The program will run every Thursday from 5pm to 7pm at the Regina Open...


Youth Summer Job Preparation Workshop

Youth Summer Job Preparation Workshop

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CFS Regina Newcomer Career & Support Services along with the Regina Open Door Society Inc. will be hosting a Summer Job Preparation Workshop for Newcomer High School & Post Secondary Students Workshop Topics Include: - Assessing & Building Skill Inventory - Communication & Interpersonal...


What Canadians Need to Know About the Coronavirus

What Canadians Need to Know About the Coronavirus

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On January 25, 2020, the first case of the coronavirus was seen in Canada. It occurred in a person who had been in Wuhan, China 14 days before becoming sick. Risk to Canadians:The Public Health Agency of Canada currently states that the public health risk for Coronavirus is low for Canada and...


Income Tax Session for Newcomers - Thursday, February 6th

Income Tax Session for Newcomers - Thursday, February 6th

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Learn more about the Canadian tax system, how it works, why you need to file a tax return, how to report foreign income and assets, what tax credits and benefits you may be eligible for, and more.  Date: Thursday, February 6th  Time: 7:00pm  Location: Regina Public Library -...


Today is Bell Let's Talk Day!

Today is Bell Let's Talk Day!

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On Bell Let's Talk Day, you can help raise money for Canadian mental health initiatives, without spending any of your own money.  Bell Canada will donate 5 cents to Canadian mental health initiatives every time you: Use the Bell Let’s Talk Facebook frame or Snapchat filter  Tweet...


Newcomer News Issue #11

Newcomer News Issue #11

The Winter 2020 Newcomer News is now available!  Newcomer News is issued quarterly and highlights local programs, initiatives and resources relevant to newcomers in Regina. It is geared to all English learner levels and can be translated into many languages, by clicking on the Google...


Self-Care Posters in French, Arabic and Punjabi

Self-Care Posters in French, Arabic and Punjabi

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Mind Your Mind is an organization that develops resources to help people live healthy lives. Their goals are to promote wellness, reduce stigma, and increase access to community supports, both professional and informal.  One of the resources they recently developed is Self-Care Tips that...


Free Family photos, for those in need - Saturday, Dec. 7th

Free Family photos, for those in need - Saturday, Dec. 7th

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Going to a store or hiring a photographer to take pictures of your family can cost a lot of money. HELP Portrait Regina provides free family portraits (photos) to those who would not typically be able to afford it.  Volunteer photographers, hairstylists and makeup artists will share their...