Category: Events

Annual General Meeting – 2024

Date: Friday, May 31st, 2024 Time: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM (ADT) Location: Black Cultural Centre(10 Cherry Brook Road, Cherry Brook, NS, B2Z 1A8)

May 6, 2024 0

Black Health & Wellness Event

Check out this Black Health and Wellness Event in Truro on May 16, featuring a variety of services provided in a culturally competent space. Full details: #blackexcellence #nshealth #novascotia #blackhealthmatters #HealthCanada #health #blackmentalhealth #canada #mentalhealth #mentalhealthmatters #MensHealthMatters #womenempowerment

May 3, 2024 0

Black Life – Untold Stories

Join us Thursday, May 2nd for an exclusive event to celebrate the groundbreaking series “Black Life Untold Stories.” This event will take place at Paul O’Regan Hall at the Halifax Central Library. Doors open at 6:30 pm. #blackhealthmatters #nshealth #health #novascotia #blackexcellence

May 2, 2024 0

Community Healing Circle

The Community Mobilization Team (CMT) will be holding a Community Healing Circle on Wednesday, May 1st from 6:30 – 8:00 pm in Cherry Brook at the Graham Creighton Junior Highschool. Community members who are seeking healing are invited to attend for an opportunity to share, receive support, and learn coping strategies to build personal and…
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April 26, 2024 0

2018 AGM

2018 Annual General Meeting HAAC will hold its Annual General Meeting on Saturday, June 23rd at 1:30pm – 4:30pm. The AGM will be held at the North Branch Library, Gottingen St., Halifax. Current members, new members, and friends are all welcome. Please RSVP at If you would like to become a member please complete a…
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May 19, 2017 0

Towards Health and Self-Esteem

—New DATE— Join the Health Association of African Canadians (HAAC) and the Association of Black Social Workers (ABSW) for….  Our Partnership: Towards Health and Self-Esteem  Come and hear from presenters on Self Esteem and the African Canadian Women. November 17th, 2016 at 7:00pm-8:45pm Black Cultural Centre  

October 3, 2016 0

*NEW DATE* Education Session

Education Session: “Pregnancy and Diabetes: What You Should Know” North Preston Community Centre on *Tuesday, May 17th @ 6:30pm*

May 9, 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

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