AHC is all about people and communities in action!

We are proud to serve and build community connections with:

  • newcomers to Alberta and Canada, including immigrants, refugees, permanent residents and others
  • ethno-cultural groups and organizations
  • individuals and families from a wide range of socioeconomic, cultural or linguistic backgrounds

AHC is a member of the Alberta Association of Immigrant Serving Agencies (AAISA) and works in a spirit of community development and partnership with numerous agencies and organizations in Alberta.

AHC is a registered charitable organization, incorporated under the provincial Societies Act. Donations are welcome, in support and recognition of our community-based programs and supports. Donations can be made quickly and securely through the trusted CanadaHelps.org website. Donate now.

Mission and Vision

Community development and capacity building is at the heart of everything we do!

In today’s ever-changing world, AHC is proud to be a diverse, inclusive organization that values all people.

To realize our mission and vision, AHC follows a community development and capacity building approach.

Active individuals and groups committed to using their skills, knowledge, culture, and values to build a stronger and healthier society.

 

Our mission is to foster individual and group participation and action to improve the comprehensive and holistic health of diverse communities.

  • Collaboration – We encourage community members to work together toward common goals based on shared concerns and values.
  • Participation – We are dedicated to a process that fosters community participation in activities that improve health and wellbeing.
  • Personal Development – We believe that continuous reflection and learning is essential for self-motivation and reaching potential.
  • Respect – We recognize and honour the diverse needs of all communities.
  • Excellence – We strive to provide high quality programs to the communities we serve, to facilitate and achieve successful outcomes.

To build the capacity of individuals and groups to improve their lives and communities through a unique community building process, including support, mentoring and training.