Newcomer Seniors in Touch With Activities And Recreation Through Supports (NEWSTARS)

 

Program Information:

 

The NewSTARs program connects newcomer seniors (age 50+) to their community by encouraging cross-cultural interaction that benefits their physical, social, spiritual, emotional and mental well-being through recreational activities and workshops.

 

     

  • The program includes:
    Conversation circles that encourage a positive, healthy lifestyle and bring Newcomer seniors together to learn about Canadian culture and to practice English for daily conversation;
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  • Information and Orientation sessions on Canada’s Equality Rights and Responsibilities, Indigenous history, frauds and scams, financial literacy and how to access community services and supports;
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  • Specialized rotating workshops focused on basic computer skills, digital literacy, arts and crafts and cooking healthy meals;
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  • Recreational activities such yoga, social club, outdoor picnics and gardening club; and
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  • Interpretation supports for clients with limited English.
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Eligibility:
Permanent Residents
50 years of age or over
This program is available to men and women

 

Program Location:
Regina Immigrant Women Centre
1801 Toronto Street
Regina, SK S4P 1M7

 

Some workshops will take place at community locations.

 

Program Timings:
Program and workshop timings will vary.

 

For more information regarding workshop timings, or to register, please contact:
Phone: (306) 359-6514
E-mail: [email protected]