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Now Accepting Applications For The 2019 Newcomer Bursary Program!

Now Accepting Applications For The 2019 Newcomer Bursary Program!

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Newcomer Bursaries Are Cash Awards That Are To Assist Students With Meeting The Costs Of Post - Secondary (I.E. University Or Vocational) Training. Up To SIX Bursaries Of $2,500 Each Are Available In 2019.    Individuals Are Eligible To Apply For A Bursary If They Meet ALL Of The...


This is Our Community!  A Community Connections Event!

This is Our Community! A Community Connections Event!

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Community Connections invites you to an afternoon of free food, performances and cultural displays created by your neighbours.   Sunday, March 10th, 2019 1:00 to 5:00 pm Glencarin Neighbourhood Recreation Centre 2626 Dewdney Avenue East Regina, Saskatchewan   It is FREE for everyone...


SSWIS looking for Volunteers to help newcomer children with schoolwork!

SSWIS looking for Volunteers to help newcomer children with schoolwork!

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The Settlement Support Workers in Schools (SSWIS) Program is looking for volunteers to help with their Homework Club program.     Volunteers are required to help students from grades 4 - 8 in the following schools:   École Harbour Landing School  (Mondays 3:45pm - 5:15pm) St....


Upcoming Employment Services Workshops - Register Now!

Upcoming Employment Services Workshops - Register Now!

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Employment Services is currently offering the following workshops:   Morning Workshops (9:00 am to 1:00pm): Networking & Job Search Strategies - March 4th to 8th - 9 am to 1 pm Targeted Resume Development - March 4th to 8th - 10 am to 2 pm Food Safe Level 1 - March 4th to 14th - 9 am to...


SOPA Saskatchewan has Launched their Facebook Page!

SOPA Saskatchewan has Launched their Facebook Page!

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SOPA is excited to announce the launch of their new Facebook page - SOPA Saskatchewan! Check out their page! SOPA - Settlement Online Pre-Arrival was created to improve linkages between pre-arrival and post arrival services using an online suite of professional tools. SOPA is a partnership...


RODS is Closed for Family Day - Monday, February 18th

RODS is Closed for Family Day - Monday, February 18th

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Regina Open Door Society will be closed Monday, February 18th, 2019 for Family Day!    ...


Opening Doors Through Stories

Opening Doors Through Stories

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A project in partnership with Regina Open Door Society and the Saskatchewan Writers' Guild. In November 2018, a group of newcomers to Canada met every Saturday at the Regina Open Door Society (RODS) to work with Gail Bowen, a Regina writer, to develop their creative writing skills....


Community & Volunteer Fair for Newcomer 2019

Community & Volunteer Fair for Newcomer 2019

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Mark your calendars for our Annual Community and Volunteer Fair happening on February 21st, 2019.  Come and learn about many community service as well as opportunities to get involved as a volunteer.” Experience and learn many of the opportunities that the City of Regina has to offer....


Free Learn to Swim Lesson for Newcomer Children - Register Now!

Free Learn to Swim Lesson for Newcomer Children - Register Now!

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The Regina Optimist Dolphins Swim team is pleased to partner with the RODS to offer an after-school program for children new to Canada.    Our Learn to Swim Program is based on the Long-Term Athlete Development Model and introduces children to the sport of swimming through progressive and...


Upcoming Employment Services Workshops - Register Now!

Upcoming Employment Services Workshops - Register Now!

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Employment Services is currently offering the following workshops: Morning Workshops (9:00 am to 1:00pm): Advanced Interview Skills - January 21st to 25th, 2019 & February 4th to 8th, 2019 (10 am to 2 pm) Customer Services English - February 35th to 28th, 2019 Cover Letter - January 30th...


NEW! RODS Housing Registry

NEW! RODS Housing Registry

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Housing in Regina is becoming very affordable compared to other Canadian cities and Regina has excellent bus service, with routes travelling to various locations throughout the city. Regina Open Door Society (RODS) is a non-profit Service-Providing Organization (SPO) that is serving the...


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)  The program will run on each Saturday on January 26th, February 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd, 2019 from 9:00am to 2:30pm....


Toastmasters for Adults - Volunteer Program

Toastmasters for Adults - Volunteer Program

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Become a Confident Public Speaker and a Stong Leader! Join our FREE leadership program for newcomer adults, to build English vocabulary, improve public speaking and learn how to organize a speech! Register Now! January 10th to February 7th, 2018Every Thursday - 5:00 To 7:00 PMRegina Open...


Women's Social Group - WCN Program

Women's Social Group - WCN Program

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RODS' Welcoming Community for Newcomers (WCN) program in collaboration with the Canadian Progress Club-Regina Wascana present the Women’s Support Group for newcomer women.   Saturday, November 24th, 201810:00 AM - 12:00 PM4th Floor, 2220 12th Avenue Topic: Knitted/Crochet Scarves  To...