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Winkler Welcomes You Hostess Retiring After 26 Years

May 24, 2019

Since 1993, Bergen visited 5,785 households, welcoming 4,484 newcomers, and celebrated 407 newlywed couples, and 894 first born babies. For the full article click the link below: https://pembinavalleyonline.com/local/winkler-welcomes-you-hostess-retiring-after-26-years

Summer ESL Classes

May 16, 2019

Having beginner language skills in the English language opens up opportunities to speak, listen, read and write the English language. Check out or classes!

Sharing the precious gift of literacy

May 9, 2019

Students have become teachers for a Regional Connections family literacy course. The six week program puts teachers into the homes of newcomers who need literacy support. For the first time, instructors have been hired from students nearing completion of the Level 3 literacy program at Regional Connections. For the full article check out the link […]

May 2019 Newsletter

May 1, 2019

Check out our May Newsletter! We have some interesting things happening at Regional Connections! https://mailchi.mp/52801d009192/february-newsletter-3440309?e=[UNIQID]

April 2019 Newsletter

April 1, 2019

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March 2019 Newsletter!

March 1, 2019

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Many Newcomers Choosing The Pembina Valley Over Winnipeg

February 20, 2019

According to a new report by the Pembina Valley Local Immigration Partnership (PVLIP), the region had the fastest growing population over the past decade at 20 percent! To see the full article click the link below: https://pembinavalleyonline.com/local/many-newcomers-choosing-the-pembina-valley-over-winnipeg

SWIS Program Is Encouraging Newcomers In Local School Divisions

February 13, 2019

Regional Connections launched the Settlement Workers in Schools, or SWIS, program in the fall in partnership with Border Land and Western school divisions. The implementation saw one full-time and one part-time SWIS worker hired to operate in Western School Division, and one full-time and two part-time SWIS workers in Border Land School Division To read […]

Regional Connections Prepare Newcomers For Citizenship

February 11, 2019

Regional Connections strives to give immigrants the tools they need to become Canadians, a prominent part of that is preparing for their citizenship exam. Volunteer and Integration Coordinator Alesha Hildebrand, says the six-week program is designed to give those who’ve completed their citizenship application, their greatest chance at success To read the full article, please […]