SPL is lucky to work with many great community organizations. While we are unable to partner with several of these groups during the COVID-19 pandemic, we still want to help spread the word about the incredible work they’re continuing to do in our city! Keep reading for more information
SPL is currently partnering with Chokecherry Studios, a youth-founded, non-profit organization offering arts-based programming to young and emerging artists in inner-city Saskatoon. Visit their Facebook page to learn more.
The Family Law Information Centre is available to provide legal information to anyone who has questions about family law. Self-help kits can be sent out to those wishing to represent themselves. Assistance is provided in the completion of court documents. Call toll free 1.888.218.2822 ext. 2 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You can find more information on the Government of Saskatchewan website.
Online/ Phone Walk-In Counselling
Fridays / Feb 5- Apr 30/ 1-5pm
looking for solutions? Need to talk to someone? Book a single session, no-cost phone or video conference with a Family Service Saskatoon Counsellor.
They can assist with: Coping with COVID-19, Personal or Job Stress, Relationship Issues, Anger Management, Trauma, Grief and Loss, Separation and Divorce, Parenting, Balancing Work and Family Life, Sexual Abuse (men and women), Financial Issues, LGBTQ2+ Issues, Anxiety and Depression, Abuse/IntimatePartner Violence/Domestic Violence, Adjusting to Life in Canada.
Upon request computers and space available at the Frances Morrison Central Library.
Contact Family Service Saskatoon at 306- 244-0127 to book a session. For more information, visit the Family Service website.
Frontier College is offering free At-Home Learning Kits for Saskatoon residents and their families. Kits can be ordered online at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/B63CB7H or by contacting Frontier College at 306.374.7323 or by emailing email@example.com. Please include the number and ages of family members.
Parks Canada is continuing to offer virtual workshops this fall, including:
- Fall Camping Workshop
- Conservation Camping Workshop
- Winter Readiness Workshop
They’ve also released “how-to” video series and printable activities for participants to enjoy on their own time. Visit the Parks Canada website for more information
SPL’s longtime partner, Public Legal Education Association (PLEA), is still working hard to provide free legal information and services. For example, the Listen Project offers free legal advice to survivors of sexual violence, the FamLi Agreement Maker guides users through a separation agreements, and COVID-19 & The Law helps answer legal questions arising from the pandemic. Visit the PLEA website for more information.
Our longtime partners for Resume Help programs continue to support job seekers remotely. Call 306.978.4041, Monday to Friday between 9 am – 4 pm. They are also maintaining this amazing COVID-19 Community Resources Master List.
READ Saskatoon is a local literacy organization that offers free literacy services to adults and families. They provide adult tutoring services, financial literacy workshops, family literacy programs, as well as literacy facilitator training and resources.
Currently, READ Saskatoon is running a combination of in-person and online programming. To register visit https://www.readsaskatoon.com/events.html or call 306.652.5448.
The library’s Job Hunt Help partner, SaskAbilities Partners in Employment, continues to provide free employment services to job seekers. Call 306.657.2450 to book an appointment. Help is provided online or over the phone.