HeALTH ASSOCIATION OF AFRICAN CANADIANS

Our Health is our Wealth

About Us


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

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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…

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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…

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Our Invitation


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

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Latest News

African Nova Scotian Health Strategy

The African Nova Scotian Health Strategy was created to hold conversations directly with People of African Descent in Nova Scotian to hear about their experiences with the healthcare system. The[…]

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March 19, 2018 0

HAAC in the News

Have you heard about HAAC in the news lately?  HAAC, with support from Nova Scotia’s Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage Canada 150 Forward Fund, has a project called “Second[…]

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August 4, 2017 0

New Black MDs – Grad Profile

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[…]

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May 29, 2017 0

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