News

February 15, 2019

Family Housing Project Opens In Regina

The Government of Canada and the Government of Saskatchewan, along with the City of Regina and Silver Sage Holdings Ltd. (Silver Sage), officially opened a new six-unit rental housing project for families with complex needs.

February 15, 2019

New Community Recovery Team At Work In Moose Jaw

A new Community Recovery Team in Moose Jaw is providing more intensive supports for people living with complex, persistent mental health challenges.  The Government of Saskatchewan has dedicated $4.2 million in targeted funding to launch a Community Recovery Team in Moose Jaw and seven other communities.

February 12, 2019

Government Launches Campaign to Save Lives From Opioid Overdoses

The Government of Saskatchewan today launched an awareness campaign to encourage people to learn the signs of an opioid overdose, know how to respond to one, and be assured that The Good Samaritan Act protects them from being arrested if illegal drugs are present when the police or first responders arrive.

February 11, 2019

Weyburn Welcomes New Community Recovery Team

A new Community Recovery Team in Weyburn is providing more intensive supports for people living with complex, persistent mental health challenges.  The province has dedicated $4.2 million in targeted funding to support the launch of Community Recovery Teams in Weyburn and seven other Saskatchewan communities.

February 11, 2019

Teachers and School Staff Celebrated in Saskatchewan This Week

The Government of Saskatchewan has proclaimed the week of February 10-16, 2019 as Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week in the province. This year’s theme is Creating a Vibrant Education Together and was chosen by the Saskatchewan Association of School Councils (SASC).

February 08, 2019

Six Consecutive Months of Job Growth in Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan’s year-over-year employment increased by 7,700 jobs from January 2018.  This marks the sixth consecutive month of strong job gains for the province.  The job gains were split between full-time and part-time increases, with full-time up 4,400 jobs and part-time up 3,200 jobs. Jobs in the private sector were up 16,200.