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New Black MDs – Grad Profile

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The Dalhousie Medical School Class of 2017 includes the largest-ever group of medical students of African descent to graduate from Dalhousie. The Dal News story, Grads profile: Ready to lead…

2017 AGM

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2017 Annual General Meeting HAAC will hold its Annual General Meeting on Saturday, June 17th at 2:00pm – 5:00pm. The AGM will be held at the Black Cultural Centre. Current…

PLANS 2017 Summer Programming for Youth

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Youth Summer Programs Promoting Leadership in health for African Nova Scotians (PLANS) is looking for African Nova Scotian youth to participate in summer programming!  PLANS will offer a Health Science…

Job Posting: Matter of Black Health

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Job Title: Health Coach Location: Dartmouth + Offsite Temporary, Full Time Close Date: April 15, 2017 Job Overview The Matter of Black Health project is an exciting partnership between the Health…

About HAAC

The Health Association of African Canadians (HAAC) was formed in 2000 to address African Canadian health issues and the system inequities affecting health…

Our Community

HAAC has been able to develop connections in almost every Black community in Nova Scotia. This connection expands beyond the traditional, generational Black communities to include immigrant communities…

Research and Policy

The membership of HAAC is composed of laypeople, policy analysts, research and clinical practitioners. It is the team approach that lends HAAC a great deal of its strength…

Our Invitation

We invite you to join us and become involved with our activities. You will have the opportunity to make a difference!