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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...


Holiday Closure & Greetings

Holiday Closure & Greetings

RODS will be closed for the holidays from December 25th, 2018 to January 1st, 2019. The Newcomer Welcome Centre will be closed on December 25th & 26th, 2018 & January 1st, 2019. If you require assistance please visit or contact the Newcomer Welcome Centre at 306-352-5775.  ...


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...


Closed for Remembrance Day on Monday, November 12th, 2018

Closed for Remembrance Day on Monday, November 12th, 2018

Regina Open Door Society is closed Monday, November 12th, 2018 in honor of Remembrance Day. We will be open on Tuesday, November 13th, 2018.   ...


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...


Young Leaders Academy - Youth Program

Young Leaders Academy - Youth Program

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Regina Open Door Society's Youth Program will be running its very first Leadership Program for newcomer youth. RODS Young Leaders Academy December 6th, 2018 to February 28th, 2019 Thursdays from 5:00 to 7:30pm. Learning Room 1 - 4th Floor, 2220 12th Avenue It is a 10 week program that aims...


2018 Annual Client Festive Season Celebration Event

2018 Annual Client Festive Season Celebration Event

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Regina Open Door Society will be hosting the Annual Client Festive Season Celebration!  Please join us for an evening of musical entertainment, snacks and friendship.  Special guest appearance!    Friday, November 23rd, 2018Doors Open: 6:30 PMProgram Starts: 7:00 PMRefreshments: 8:00 PM...