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African Caribbean Health and Wellness Symposium


February, 15 2018 - 9:00 am to 3:00 pm


18 Eccles St


The African Caribbean Black Health and Wellness Symposium brings together service providers, community leaders and partners to deliberate on the health and social issues affecting the well-being of ACB people in Ottawa. It explores ways service providers can work together to improve service delivery to the ACB people. It is a time of learning, problem solving and networking. We have lined up great panelists who are experts in their fields to help us learn how we can work together to serve our community better.

The theme for the 2018 Symposium is: Inspired People: Changing lives, Changing community

Some of the topics to be discussed include: 

  • Faith, Spirituality, Cultural identity and Health outcomes 
  • Issues of Racism, Discrimination, Oppression and Health Equity
  • Community Development Initiatives

Breakfast and Lunch will be served.

The event is FREE but Registration is required on eventbrite: 

Thursday, February 15th 

18 Eccles St

9:00 am - 3:00 p.m.

Registration is required. See link above.