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Upcoming Employment Services Fall Workshops - Don't forget to Register!

Upcoming Employment Services Fall Workshops - Don't forget to Register!

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Employment Services offers workshops on a regular basis to get you employment ready.  Don't forget to register now for the September and October workshops!   Workshops/Information Sessions currently being offered: ALT - Unit 1: You and the Labour Market - September 6th, 2016 ALT - Unit...


Register Now!  Advanced Language Training (ALT) CLB 7 & 8

Register Now! Advanced Language Training (ALT) CLB 7 & 8

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The Advanced Language Training (ALT) program is a part-time program with the goal of assisting Newcomers to develop the English language skills needed to meet their individual employment challenges, help them attain knowledge of the Saskatchewan work environment, and help them to connect to...


SOPA Graduate: Get to know Michael Garcia

SOPA Graduate: Get to know Michael Garcia

Michael, an IT professional from Singapore, was a model student who was motivated to finish the course before arriving in Regina just weeks ago.  Constantly searching for new ways to be productive, he decided to enroll in SOPA courses and feels they provided him with information on what to...


Integrating Newcomers with Volunteer Opportunities - INVOLVE!

Integrating Newcomers with Volunteer Opportunities - INVOLVE!

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Do you want to develop your Community Leadership Skills!  Integrating Newcomer With Volunteer Opportunities to add Leadership Value through Education (INVOLVE)   Benefits: Gain Canadian experience Contribute to the community Develop networks Have your voice heard Develop your...


Summer Family Fun Evening

Summer Family Fun Evening

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Regina Open Door Society will be hosting their Annual Summer Family Fun Evening on  Wednesday, July 27th, 20166:00 to 8:00 pmCandy Cane Park Join us for some family fun!Bring your own picnic, blanket and chairs.Come visit with friends and participate in...


Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2016 Notice!

Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2016 Notice!

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Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 4th Floor, 2220 12th Avenue - Learning Room 1 Regina, Saskatchewan 5:15 pm   You are invited to attend the 40th Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the Regina Open Door Society on Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 at 5:15 pm. It will be held at 2220 12th Avenue, 4th Floor...


RODS Distributing Izzy Dolls for Refugee Children!

RODS Distributing Izzy Dolls for Refugee Children!

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Regina Open Door Society (RODS) staff are distributing the Izzy Dolls to refugee children arriving from many countries. RODS is the local Settlement Organization serving Government-Assisted Refugees (GAR's).  RODS World Refugee Day Event is June 20th at 12 noon in Regina City Square Plaza...


RODS Child Care Art Gala

RODS Child Care Art Gala

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Please join us for our 3rd Annual Children’s Art Gala Fundraiser Saturday, June 18th, 2016 11:00 am to 1:30 pm  St. Paul's Cathedral 1859 McIntyre Street Regina, Saskatchewan     All artwork created by the children of Regina Open Door Child Care.  A variety of artwork will be...


RODS no longer offers Document Translation or Notary Services

RODS no longer offers Document Translation or Notary Services

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  As of June 30th, 2016 the Regina Open Door Society will no longer be offering Document Translation or Notary Services. For your convenience you may contact one of the following agencies below for your Document Translation or Document Notary needs.   ATIS - Association of Translators...


Youth Program Summer Blast 2016

Youth Program Summer Blast 2016

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Make your summer more exciting and meaningful and enjoy our fun-filled learning and recreational activities for you.   RODS Youth program will be offering a Summer Program (Summer Blast 2016) for newcomer youth this July and August. A variety of fun-filled learning activities are in store...


SOPA courses help immigrants arrive prepared to work in Canada!

SOPA courses help immigrants arrive prepared to work in Canada!

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            New video! Two immigrants who completed SOPA courses before coming to Canada share their stories - the challenges they faced and how SOPA courses helped them arrive prepared to work in...


Membership is Now Due for 2016!

Membership is Now Due for 2016!

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Memberships are now due for 2016! To become a member of the Regina Open Door Society please fill out the...


Saher Tariq - Employment Services Success Story

Saher Tariq - Employment Services Success Story

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From Zero Job Offers, to a Bounty of Choices! Saher is originally from Pakistan, but she lived in Dubai for many years, where she received her professional certification through the Association of Certified Chartered accountants (ACCA) and worked in the accounting field for many years. Once...


New! Fast Track to Employment!

New! Fast Track to Employment!

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The Fast Track to Employment is an employment preparation program designed to assist newcomers.   A series of half day sessions focusing on job search topics which will allow participants the opportunity to improve in the specific areas that they need further support with.     If you are...