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;

  • 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;

  • Specialized rotating workshops focused on basic computer skills, digital literacy, arts and crafts and cooking healthy meals;

  • Recreational activities such yoga, social club, outdoor picnics and gardening club; and

  • Interpretation supports for clients with limited English.


Permanent Residents
50 years of age or over
This program is available to men and women


Program Location:
Newcomer Family and Community Support
Suite 213 3806 Albert St Regina SK S4S 3R2


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) 359-6516
E-mail: [email protected]