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Free Academic Support for LTC Students

May 19, 2021

Homework club: Calling all students who need homework help! Are there some assignments you don’t understand? Maybe you’re working on a presentation and would like to practice? Come and see LTC Educational Assistant, Eva, at Homework club. There is no commitment. You can come and go when it works for you. Let Eva help you make the most of your term!  

Monday- Friday: 2:00- 3:00pm  

Click here to join the homework club.

New Journey Housing Rental Workshop

May 13, 2021

Join a representative from the New Journey Housing for a presentation about finding safe and affordable housing in Winnipeg. Topics will include:

  • An introduction to the programs and services offered at New Journey Housing
  • Types of rentals
  • Tips for finding a place to live
  • Signing a lease
  • Rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants

Below, you will find the WebEx links for the presentations:

These presentations are open to all LTC students.

Please contact your student integration coordinators, Jillian H. or Lauren J. , if you have any questions.

The 2021 Census is here – Check your mail!

May 6, 2021

Every five years, residents of Canada are invited to participate in the census to help paint a portrait of Canada’s diverse population and the places where we live.

The Census provides information that helps Canadians make important decisions that affect our families, our neighbourhoods and our businesses.

The information you provide ensures that the 2021 Census accurately reflects Canada’s changing society. Your responses are important to your community for planning services that support employment, schools, public transportation and hospitals.

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Protect Yourself Against Fraud!

April 29, 2021

Know how to recognize a scam and protect yourself from identity theft. To find out more, come to an information session hosted by the Canada Revenue Agency.

Topics will include: Information on how to recognize a scam, examples of fraudulent communications, tips about how you can protect yourself from identity theft and what to do if you have been a victim.

Dates: May 11, 18 and 25

Time: Noon-1:00pm

To register email: OutreachMBG@cra-arc.gc.ca

Please the indicate the session(s) you are interested in.

Covid Vaccine Information

April 21, 2021

Do you have questions about Covid vaccines?

Mosaic Newcomer Family Resource Network and Whyte Ridge Community Centre are partnering to hold a COVID Vaccine Awareness Question and Answer with Dr. Oliver Afsaneh, who works at Bridge Care Clinic.

Everyone is welcome. 

Tuesday April 27, from 12- 1 PM

Online, free

Please contact Maisa’a at mahmad@mosaicnet.ca to register (or call 204-774-7311) and get the Zoom link. 

It’s Tax Time!

April 15, 2021

Remember that the due date to file your taxes is April 30th.

Even if you make no money, you should file a tax return each year. If you do not file your taxes, you cannot access many government benefits, such as GST Credit, Working Income Tax Benefit, Provincial Income Tax Credits, and Child Tax Benefits.

Click here to see free income tax preparation clinics in Winnipeg.

Let’s Talk About Men’s Mental Health

April 8, 2021

Men’s mental health often flies under the radar. This means we need to be aware of what mental health looks like, validate that men (and everyone!) experience concerns with their mental health, and consider how to allow ourselves to experience it without shame or embarrassment.

Join Sheldon Hill (RP.), MindBeacon Psychotherapist, who will discuss some of the things that prevent men from seeking help, signs that you may be experiencing a mental health concern, and how to seek help once you’ve identified you need it.

Date: Monday, April 12

Time: noon-1pm

Platform: WebEx – register here

Long Night Against Procrastination – Registration now open!

March 18, 2021

Free activity for students

The end-of-term is quickly approaching, and students need support now more than ever! On Wednesday, April 7 from 5:00-8:00, Library Services is offering a Long Night Against Procrastination — a range of drop-in help desks, workshops, and wellness activities to help students get through this critical time of year. We start with a Welcome Session at 5:00-5:15, which includes a chance to win a prize and instructions for how to navigate the event.

Details and registration are available at library.rrc.ca/LNAP.

If you have any questions, please contact Bettina Allen (BAllen@RRC.CA).

Long Night Against Procrastination is brought to you by Library Services – Academic Success Centre and Library, School of Indigenous Education, RRC Students’ Association, Healthy Minds Healthy College, and Student Employment Services.

Presentation for International Students: Filing Taxes in Canada

March 18, 2021

Join a representative from Canada Revenue Agency in an online presentation as they share information about filing taxes in Canada. Topics will include:

  • Who should file a tax return?
  • How to file a tax return?
  • Where to get help?
  • What are some common deductions, benefits and credits?
  • and more!

Filing Taxes in Canada for International Students

  1. Wednesday, March 24th, 10:45am-Noon
  2. Wednesday, March 24th, 1:45pm-3:00pm

No registration is required. Choose your preferred time and click on the link to join the presentation.