About Us

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WHO WE ARE

New African Canadians

New African Canadians (NAC) is a registered Canadian not-for-profit organization meeting the mental health, immigration and settlement needs of newly-arrived individuals to Canada. NAC connects individuals to relevant services, provides validated information on settlement processes, as well as individual and group mental health support. NAC advocates for individuals facing various immigration-related stressors in collaboration with lawyers, immigration consultants, settlement workers, social service workers and other allied health professionals.

Vision
d Mission

To provide community-based mental health support, immigration and settlement services utilizing a holistic and collaborative approach that respects uniqueness and choices.

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NAC

The very best solution for immigration and settlement services

ISI

Immigration, Settlement & Integration

CEC

Community Engagement & Coalitions

MHW

Mental Health & Wellness

ALE

Advocacy & Leadership

Our Executive

Henry Luyombya

Executive Director

Janet Nagawa

Manager, Communications & Community Outreach

Mark Lubuulwa

Manager, Human Resource & Finance

Angella Amuron

Manager, Administration & Accounts

Alex Kabwama

Executive Secretary

Janet Muganzi

Director, Programs

Board of Directors

Dennis Wamala

President

Hariet Kakinda

Vice President

Gloria Akullu

Executive Secretary

Arthur Diego

Member

Mary Mandy Matovu

Member

Desire Ahumuza Phiona

Member

Regional Representatives

Ponsiano Ndyabahika

Quebec (QC)

Olivia Namuddu

Prince Edward Island (PEI)

Anthony Kaddu

Alberta (AB)

Legal

Samalie Nsubuga

Legal Advisor