Pan-African Carnival: Dialogue on Mental Health

DABC will be participating in The Africa Great Lakes Society’s annual Pan-African Carnival, which is taking place from August 23-25 at various locations around Vancouver (

This year’s theme is “Mental Health”. On the 23rd of August, prominent mental health experts – including B.C. Minister of Mental Health and Addiction Judy Darcy – will be joining us at the seminar to explore how cultural disparities within diasporic and indigenous communities provide challenges to mental health and the community’s well-being.

Date And Time
Fri, 23 August 2019
6:00 PM – 10:30 PM PDT

Theatre (Room: C300)
800 Robson St
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2E7

This conference aims to provide attendees with an understanding of how to develop social connections and nurture a sense of communal belonging through the co-existence of cultural diversity and mental health.