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There are organizations in Regina that provides helps, supports, and guidance to new immigrants.
If you are new immigrants who landed in Regina, the following information may be helpful for your and your family.
Are you planning to immigrate to Regina and looking for accommodation? NepSoSS can help you arranging accomodation suitable to you and your family needs. To request this service you will need to contact NepSoSS at least 1 month before your departure time.
If you are landing at Regina Airport from inside or Canada, NepSoSS can arrange a free airport pickup service for you and your family. To request this service you will need to contact NepSoSS at least 48 hours before your departure time.
Social Insurance Number (SIN) is an important document, that you need to work in Canada or to have access to government programs and benefits.
A SIN is issued to one person only and it cannot legally be used by anyone else. Service Canada is now issuing SINs in paper format (confirmation of SIN letter). Production of the plastic SIN card has stopped.
You must have a Saskatchewan Health Services Card, also known as "Health Card or HSN" to receive any Health Care in Saskatchewan or you will have to pay for the services. According to eHealth Saskatchewan "All new Saskatchewan residents must register themselves and their dependants for a Saskatchewan health services card in order to be eligible for health benefits.
New Saskatchewan residents are people who have relocated to Saskatchewan from another Canadian province/territory or from outside Canada, such as foreign nationals, international students and returning Canadians.
There are few known websites to search and apply for jobs through out Saskatchewan and Canada.
Public/Private Jobs in Saskatchewan
Also check organizations website such as http://careers.walmart.ca etc
To open an account, you have to:
You must use original ID, not photocopies.
Some banks also run schemes for new comers such as Start Right, RBC Newcomer Advantage. etc
To drive in Saskatchewan you must hold a valid driver's licence for the type of vehicle you wish to operate. To get a driver's licence, you must be able to operate a vehicle safely and properly, understand all traffic signs and know the rules of the road.