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Looking for past Newcomer Bursary Recipients!

Looking for past Newcomer Bursary Recipients!

RODS Newcomer Bursary Program is  Celebrating 10 Years!          In recognition of 10 years, RODS would like to feature past bursary success stories.  Are you a past RODS Newcomer Bursary recipient, who has completed your studies and gone on to be an active citizen in...


AFL Hiring Event

AFL Hiring Event

            AFL Telecommunications Hiring Event!   Wednesday, April 22, 2015 Regina Open Door Society Inc. 2nd Floor - 2332 11th AVenue 9:00 am - 4:00 pm   Interviews will be conducted on location.  Please bring a resume and your most recent drivers abstract....


Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership (RRLIP)

Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership (RRLIP)

      RODS successfully obtained funding in collaboration with the Regina Regional Intersectoral Committee (RRIC) from Citizenship and Immigration Canada to create the Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership (RRLIP). This community initiative will examine current community resources...


Starting Your Own Business Information Session

Starting Your Own Business Information Session

Posted in Courses & Workshops

Employment Services Presents: Starting Your Own Business Information Session  Thursday, April 23rd, 2015 1:15 pm   The follwing topics will be discussed: Economic outlook in Saskatchewan Steps needed to start a business Viable business ideas or options   To Register or book...


Citizenship 101 Learning Program

Citizenship 101 Learning Program

Citizenship 101 is a ten week program that aims at improving knowledge and awareness of Canadian Citizenship for newcomers to Canada.    Next class starts April 11, 2015 Limited Spaces - Register Now!   Classess run each Saturday for 10 weeks, from 10:30 am to 12:45 pm (noon)   For...


Employment Services - Upcoming Workshops!

Employment Services - Upcoming Workshops!

Employment Services is currently offering the following workshops:...


A Celebration of Cultures - This is Our Community

A Celebration of Cultures - This is Our Community

        Community Connections invites you to an afternoon of free food, performances and cultural displays created by your neighbours.  It is FREE for everyone and everyone is welcome!           Sunday, March 15, 2015 1:00 to 4:00 pm (doors open at 12:30pm)  Glencairn...


Youth Leadership Program - Toastmaster

Youth Leadership Program - Toastmaster

    A FREE program for immigrant and refugee youth, ages 13 to 18, to build English vocabulary, improve public speaking and learn how to organize a speech!     Register Now! March 5th to April 23rd, 2015 Thursday - 5:30 to 7:30 PM Regina Open Door Society 2332 11th Avenue   For...


RODS Credential Assessment Services

RODS credentials assessment service is for internationally educated individuals who have obtained educational credentials from outside Canada. We help clients apply for the International Qualifications Assessment Service (IQAS) and World Education Service (WES). These assessment services...


Update - Donation Collection for Fire Victim

Those interested in donating to the South & East End Fire Victims can do so at the following: Donation of Items: Salvation Army Thrift Store at 1711 Dewdney Avenue East, (306) 347-2559 - Please note all donation with be sorted and put with all other general donations. There will not be...


South End Apartment Fire - Regina Update

Regina Open Door Society is saddened to hear of the recent apartment fire in South Regina on Parliament Avenue.  Many newcomer families were affected by the fire and Regina Open Door Society is working with several community partners to support the families.   Thank you to the Red Cross...


Holiday Closure & Greetings

Holiday Closure & Greetings

RODS will be closed for the holidays from December 25th, 2014 to January 1st, 2015. The Newcomer Welcome Centre & Child Care Centre will be closed on December 25th, 26th, 2014 & January 1st, 2015. If you require assistance please visit or contact the Newcomer...


Job Fair: Walmart

Job Fair: Walmart

    RODS Employment Services in partnership with Walmart will host a job fair, Thursday, December 4th, 2014 from 3:00 to 6:00 pm.    Thursday, December 4th, 2014 3:00 to 6:00 pm Walmart 2150 Prince of Wales Drive    Postions Included:  Customer SErvice Manager Day...


We Are Moving!

We Are Moving!

Posted in News

Our Broad Street location is moving on September 3rd, 4th and 5th.          Our new location is: Bank of Canada Building 2220 – 12th Avenue (4th and 5th Floor) Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 0M8 Phone: 306-352-3500 Fax: 306-757-8166   Full Service resumes on September 8th...