Public Service Workshop

On Saturday March, 31st,  Mr. Ziad Aboultaif, Canadian (Federal) Member of Parliament for Edmonton-Manning joined the Ready to Work program as a guest speaker to talk about Public Service, the focus of this month. The MP shared his story as an immigrant, and what life steps he took to become the community leader he is today.  The…

Global TV Interview | Money Matters Workshop

AHC is hosting an ABC Life Literacy Canada Money Matters workshop this afternoon in collaboration with St. Francis Women’s LINC program. View yesterday’s Global TV interview with our Executive Director, Aftab Khan who does an excellent job describing AHC’s involvement with the community, as well as the importance of financial literacy for newcomers!

Annual AHC Staff Retreat

On Tuesday, March 13 & Wednesday, March 14th AHC held it’s annual two-day staff retreat at the Edmonton Inn. This event served as a way to bring together the whole AHC team to discuss the events of the year including: program achievements, challenges and goals for the next year. We also had the opportunity to…

International Women’s Day Event

On Thursday, March 8, AHC joined several other service providers and community members to celebrate International Women’s Day at City Hall. The event saw many Edmontonians stop by to learn about various resources and initiatives being offered around the city for women. In addition there were presentations from Mayor Don Iveson, Elder Betty Letendre, Minster…

Citizenship Preparatory Session

A Citizenship Preparatory Session was held on January 10, 2018 at AHC. The session was attended by a diverse group of participants eligible for Canadian Citizenship. The session was facilitated by the two Settlement Practitioners, Javaid Hayat and Nebiyluel. The facilitators covered several topics related to Canadian Citizenship ranging from eligibility, language requirements, and citizenship…