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Afrocentric MIND, BODY & BREATH

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A Mental Health Partnership Project of the Black Wellness Cooperative and the Health Association of African Canadians Funded by the Canadian Red Cross This program combines yoga based movement, breath…

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Awareness Resources

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As we continue to see transmission of the virus within different communities, we know that everyone must take precautions, even those who have not travelled outside of Canada. Below are…

Mental Health Resources

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COVID-19 has placed significant strain on individuals and families across the country. Many people are concerned about their physical and mental well being, and are being challenged in a number…

Latest Government COVID-19 Financial Aid Updates

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Emergency Community Support Fund Update The Government of Canada‚Äôs $350 million Emergency Community Support Fund is now open. The Emergency Community Support Fund supports community organizations helping vulnerable people during…

Recent Research and Publications – View All Resources

Dr. David Williams – How Can Providers Reduce Unconscious Bias

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What is Implicit Bias

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Dr. David Williams – Is Racism Bad for Your Health

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Dr. Joy DeGruy – What is Post-Traumatic Slave Syndrome and the Effects

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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!