Syrian Ladies Conversation Circle

Since March 15, 2017  Marilyn Scott has been coordinating a Syrian ladies conversation circle aimed at teaching more about the Canadian culture and the use of the English language for daily social activities. Marilyn has involved the children in attendance with some activities as well. A couple of the ladies have started attending school feeling much…

5th Annual Diversity Health Fair

On Wednesday, November 1st AHC held its 5th Annual Diversity Health Fair at Northgate Mall. The event brought together several service providers including: SACE, St. John Ambulance, Alberta Health Services, Canadian Blood Services, Nait Continuing Education, among others. Participants were able to visit the various booths and obtain various health-related information, learn more about personal…

Halloween 2017

Throughout the month of October AHC staff and volunteers have participated in a number of Halloween festivities organized by staff member Nadine Moore. Activities included guessing candies in a jar, Halloween trivia, Halloween decoration and costume contests. Overall it was a fun-filled October which ended with a bang! See pictures of some of the costumes…

150 Stories of Reconciliation Project

Interested in sharing your personal stories about immigrating and adjusting to life in Canada? AHC is working in collaboration with several partner organzations to publish a ‘150 stories of reconciliation’ book as part of Canada’s 150th birthday! Click on the article for more information. For any questions or story submissions email: connectingusallstories@gmail.com