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Virtual Sports Fair!

Virtual Sports Fair!

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Check out our upcoming Sports Fair to learn about fitness and sports activities available in Regina for children, youth and adults! Our Welcoming Community for Newcomers program has brought together many fitness and sports organizations in the city to showcase all the activities and programs...


Partnership spotlight - Community Violence Threat Risk Assessment & Support Protocol (VTRA)

Partnership spotlight - Community Violence Threat Risk Assessment & Support Protocol (VTRA)

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The Regina Open Door Society is one of the community agencies that are a part of the Community Violence Threat Risk Assessment & Support Protocol (VTRA) with The Regina Human Service Partnership. This Protocol supports collaborative planning among the partners to reduce violence and...


Private Sponsorship of Refugees Program

Private Sponsorship of Refugees Program

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Do you have family members that are refugees in another country? Do you want to know how to bring them to Canada? Then the Private Sponsorship session is for you! In this session, you will learn about the requirements of the program, different ways to sponsor a refugee and the responsibilities...


New Employment Readiness workshop!

New Employment Readiness workshop!

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This online workshop will provide participants with an introduction to Saskatchewan's employment standards and the rights and responsibilities they will have as job seekers and new employees - including topics such as wages, scheduling, workplace safety and many more.   Eligibility:...


I'm glad we are neighbours signs are back!

I'm glad we are neighbours signs are back!

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We are excited to relaunch the "I'm Glad We Are Neighbours" project! The Heritage Community Association initially started the project in response to Islamophobia in Canada and the United States. They created lawn signs so that people throughout the city could show their support to their...


2021 Bursary Winners

2021 Bursary Winners

Posted in News / Newcomer Bursary

Congratulations To This Year's Newcomer Bursary Recipients! Aya Sharif Ayaat Seefan Dania AlMahasneh Iman Beheshti Manwela Yadkoo Yodannes (John) Tesfay Six Awards Of $2,500 Each Were Award In 2021! Newcomer Bursaries are cash awards of $2,500 that are to assist students with...


2021 Bursary Winners

2021 Bursary Winners

Posted in News / Newcomer Bursary

Congratulations To This Year's Newcomer Bursary Recipients! Aya Sharif Ayaat Seefan Dania AlMahasneh Iman Beheshti Manwela Yadkoo Yodannes (John) Tesfay Six Awards Of $2,500 Each Were Award In 2021! Newcomer Bursaries are cash awards of $2,500 that are to assist students with...


2021 AGM

2021 AGM

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You are invited to attend the 44th Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the Regina Open Door Society on Wednesday, June 30th, 2021 at 5:15 pm.   Due to COVID-19 restrictions on gatherings, RODS will be hosting their AGM via Zoom.   Meeting details will be emailed to registered delegates in...


Virtual Community Fair 2021

Virtual Community Fair 2021

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Every march we host our Community Fair for newcomers. This is a great event that brings so many community organizations together to share information, resources, and services with newcomers. Although this event can not happen in person this year, we are excited to host a virtual community...


English for Employment - Personal Care Worker

English for Employment - Personal Care Worker

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Eligibility Requirements:  Newcomer to Canada within the last 5 years 18 years of age and older Assessed at English CLB 4+ Legally authorized to work in Saskatchewan Please attend an ONLINE information session to find out more and apply: Monday, November 9th at 10:00 am - Click here...


English for Employment: Retail and Customer Service

English for Employment: Retail and Customer Service

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ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS Newcomer to Canada within the last 5 years 18 years of age and older Assessed at English CLB 4+ Legally authorized to work in Saskatchewan TO APPLY: Please attend an ONLINE information session. Thursday, September 24 at 10:00 am OR Friday, September 25 at...


2020 Bursary Winners

2020 Bursary Winners

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Congratulations To This Year's Newcomer Bursary Recipients! • Diana Alshater• Nasteho Ahmed Farah• Nour AlBaradan• Mahamat Haggar• Mustafa Issa• Sedra Fattal Six Awards Of $2,500 Each Were Award In 2020! Newcomer Bursaries are cash awards of $2,500 that are to assist students with meeting...


ONLINE CONVERSATION CIRCLE FOR FAMILIES

ONLINE CONVERSATION CIRCLE FOR FAMILIES

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Attend our informational Conversation Circle every Thursday!    Session 1: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89518321306  Session 2: 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84297024171     ...


Summer Blast 2020 Program

Summer Blast 2020 Program

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WCN- Youth Program will be offering the Summer Blast Program for newcomer youth ages 12 to 24 this July and August 2020. Make your summer fun and exciting! Join the Summer Blast 2020 and experience a variety of fun and interactive learning activities we have in store for you. This program is...