Diversity Liaisons provide community outreach and education to newcomer communities.

 

 

  • Offer community education in first languages (Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin), French and Korean) or plain English language to increase awareness about health system, health services and basic health promotion and illness prevention in Calgary

  • Provide a range of services including health system navigation, referral and support for diverse clients, families and communities in various languages with over the phone interpretation

  • Collaborate and strengthen partnerships with health care staff and community organizations that represent diverse populations.

  • Supports research and evaluation projects related to diverse populations.

  • Offers diversity education to staff.

Our community education in topics

    • Health Care Options
    • Health Insurance System
    • Culture of the Canadian Health System
    • Health Information and Health Care Interpreting Services
    • Resources for People with Chronic Diseases
    • Women’s Health Services
    • Senior Health Benefits and Support Services
    • Healthy Eating for Babies 0-1 Year of Age
    • Picky Eating for Children
    • Safety Car Seat Training
    • Oral Health Resources for Children 0-6 Years of Age
    • Emotional Wellness
    • Stress Management
    • Medical Tests and Specialists
    • Beat the Germs (Hand Hygiene and Flu Prevention)
    • Oral Health and Resources for Adults and Older Adults
    • What You Should Know About Hep C, Hep B, and HIV
    • Preventing from Getting Communicable Diseases
    • Choosing Healthy Foods in Canada
    • Packing a Healthy Lunch

    EmailĀ Diversity Liaisons to book a community presentation