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Programs & Services


Diversity Liaisons

Offer health system navigation, community education, consultation and supports in various languages.

Services to offer community education and health system navigation.

  • 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
  • offer Diversity Education to staff

Our community education in topics:

  • Health System and Health Benefits
    • Your Health Care Choices,
    • Health Insurance System
    • Culture of the Canadian Health System
    • Health Information and Health Care Interpreting Services
    • Resources for People with Chronic Diseases
    • Travel Health Risks - Visiting Friends and Relatives
    • Senior Health Benefits and Support Services
  • Health Topics for Families with Children
    • Oral Health Resources for Children 0-6 Years of Age
    • Healthy Eating for Babies 0-1 Year of Age
    • Healthy Eating for Children
    • Packing a Healthy Lunch
    • Safety Car Seat Training
    • Immunization
    • Child Health
  • Health Topics for Adults and Older Adults
    • Choosing Healthy Foods in Canada
    • Nutrition for Seniors
    • Emotional Wellness
    • Stress Management
    • Beat the Germs (Hand Hygiene and Flu Prevention)
    • Women's Health
    • Medical Tests and Specialists
    • What You Should Know About Hep C, Hep B and HIV
    • Preventing from getting communicable diseases
    • Oral Health and Resources for Adults and Older Adults
    • Emergency Preparedness
    • Reducing Cancer Risks
    • Emergency Preparedness
    • Hospital Appointments
    • Preventing Falls in Older Adults
    • Relationships: What is Healthy or Unhealthy?
    • Understanding Cannabis
    • Get Active, Stay Healthy

Contact Details

East Calgary Health Centre

Address
4715 8 Avenue SE
Calgary, Alberta
T2A 3N4
Telephone
403-955-1486, 403-955-1486 (Cantonese and Mandarin), 403-955-1213 (French), 403-955-1488 (Korean)
Email
DiversityLiaisonsTeam@ahs.ca
Getting There

Public transportation available

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm