CCCSA empowers current and future generations in the Chinese community by acting as a bridge to mainstream institutions and organizations, through education, facilitation and advocacy in addressing multicultural and diversity issues.
The Calgary Chinese Community Service Association (CCCSA) envisions an inclusive and supportive society, where Calgarians of Chinese ethnic origin will have full and equitable access and participation in Canadian society.
About CALGARY CHINESE COMMUNITY SERVICE ASSOCIATION
CCCSA offers a wide variety of programs and services designed to encourage active participation within the community and facilitate integration into Canadian society. The programs include:
• Integration and civic engagement program to increase sense of belonging, community connectedness for immigrants.
• Health programs include breast health/cancer awareness and tobacco prevention program.
• Children and Youth programs helps children and youth to grow up with all the support necessary so that they can transition to adulthood successfully. One core element is the Life Skills Training which helps youth to develop resiliency, social competence, learning problem-solving skills, sense of identity and learning how to make healthy choices.