Author: David Haase

Community Health Fair 2016

Community Health Fair Health information and screening – come learn more about how you and your family can be healthy. Saturday, May 7th, 2016 10:00am-2:00pm New Beginnings Ministries, 26 Cherry Brook Road.


May 2, 2016 0

Spotlight: HAAC-Student Organization

Dalhousie University’s Global Health Office featured the Health Association of African Canadians – Student Organization in a recent blog post.  Check it out here!


April 27, 2016 0

Health Science Camp for Black Youth

African Nova Scotian Health Science Summer Camp Do you know a young learner of African descent interested in a career as a health professional?   Promoting Leadership in health for African Nova Scotians (PLANS) at Dalhousie University will be hosting a 5-day summer day camp for youth of African descent who are interested in a career…
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April 15, 2016 0

Racism: Black Perspectives

On Wednesday, February 24th at the Halifax Public Library – 4 panelists from the African Canadian community addressed issues of racism in the second of a series organized by the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Public Affairs. February’s panels were Dr. Barb Hamilton-Hinch, Robert Wright, Ann Devine, and Lindell Smith – moderated by Dr. Ingrid…
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February 27, 2016 0

Nova Scotia Health Authority Diversity Bursary

NSHA Diversity Bursary: Applications open January 5, 2016 Nova Scotia Health Authority (Central Zone) is continuing with its Diversity Bursary program as a step to creating a more diverse workforce that better represents the communities we serve.


December 7, 2015 0

Career Development for Youth – Striving 2015

Striving to Build African Nova Scotian Health Professionals for the Future is an event to encourage youth to think about the different health related career opportunities available to them. This event took place on November 4th at NSCC Waterfront campus for the Dartmouth area schools and on November 19th at NSCC IT campus for the…
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December 3, 2015 0

Conference Videos Available

Videos from Trauma informed Practice: A Lens on the African Canadian Community are now available. http://staging2.haac.ca/2015-ansmai/


October 22, 2015 0

2015 Annual General Meeting

Saturday, June 13, 20015 4:00pm-6:00pm Black Cultural Centre, 10 Cherry Brook Road   First hour: Presentations and Discussion on theme of “Our Health Matters – what are the gaps?” Second hour: Business meeting Light refreshments will be available.


May 20, 2015 0

Doctors at St. Mike’s launch project to address root causes of poor health

Doctors at St. Mike’s launch project to address root causes of poor health – Sunday, December 14, 2014 *Note: Dr. Gary Bloch will be in Halifax and giving a public lecture in January 2015 at Dalhousie University.


December 16, 2014 0