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Newsletter – July 2020

June 30, 2020

Check out our July Newsletter! We have some exciting things happening at Regional Connections!

Pembina Valley – Regional Connections Executive Director Commends Staff for Adaptability During Pandemic

June 25, 2020

Like many organizations this year, Regional Connections has had to alter the way they do things because of the COVID-19 pandemic. “I commend our staff for their professional response and their adaptability while we were continually reassessing and adapting to find ways to meet client needs while complying with provincial health regulations,” says Executive Director Steve Reynolds. […]

Newsletter – June 2020

June 2, 2020

Check out our June Newsletter! We have some exciting things happening at Regional Connections!

Newsletter – May 2020

April 27, 2020

Check out our May Newsletter! We have some exciting things happening at Regional Connections!

Pembina Valley – “English Buddies” Can Keep Newcomer Language Skills Fresh

April 19, 2020

Regional Connections is looking for volunteers to help others practice their English speaking. Either through video chat or over the phone, not only can it improve newcomers’ English capabilities, it can make them feel connected to others in the community. “A lot of times, they haven’t made a lot of connections if they’re newly arrived, […]

Pembina Valley – Regional Connections looking for Language Buddy Volunteers

April 8, 2020

Regional Connections has put out a call for more Language Buddy volunteers heading into the summer months. The program pairs up newcomers to Canada who are learning English with native speakers who can help them practise their informal English skills. For the full article click the link below:

Winkler – New Drop Box!

March 30, 2020

If you can’t or don’t want to come into our office because of social distancing, you can drop things off for us in our new drop box at our Winkler office front door. If you live in Altona or Morden and can’t use this drop box, please call us at 204-325-4059 (Winkler/Morden) or 204-324-6858 (Altona) […]

Newsletter – March 2020

March 3, 2020

Check out our November Newsletter! We have some interesting things happening at Regional Connections!

Pembina Valley – Record Breaking Year for Immigration in Manitoba

February 25, 2020

2019 was a record-breaking year for immigration in Manitoba. Immigration levels rose just shy of 19,000 in 2019, the highest for any year in the province’s 150-year history. Steve Reynolds Executive Director for Regional Connections says immigration numbers in the Pembina Valley last year were also very strong. “We usually have around a thousand new […]