Youth Empowerment Support Service HAC-US

HAC-US

The Haitian American Caucus (HAC) is a coalition movement to improve the lives of the Haitian-American community and their allies. HAC’s mission is to set a platform from which to empower communities of Haitian Americans in New York City.

HAC LogoFounded in 2009, the Haitian American Caucus (HAC) is one of the leading civic organizations for the Haitian community in the New York City area. From education to healthcare, HAC works to improve the lives of the Haitian community at large in the hopes of changing negative perceptions of Haitians that have been perpetuated for years. 

HAC-Haiti

HAC-Haiti promotes sustainable development in Haiti that eliminates extreme poverty through providing opportunities for education, health and economic self-sufficiency.

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Events Calendar

We provide workshops and seminars in the following areas:

  • Education
  • Business
  • Wellness & Health Services
 

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Resources

For us, service and giving back doesn't mean writing out checks or handing out free items. It's about giving something that is invaluable—access to resources that fosters personal and professional self-development. 

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GALLERY

Missed one of our events or seminars? Take a look through our galleries for photos and videos from past events. 

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10th Aug 2013
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Women living in urban areas have increased risk of postpartum depression

Urban women at greater risk of postpartum depression Women who live in large urban areas are more likely than their peers in more rural areas to develop postpartum depression, according...

09th Aug 2013
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A Glimpse into “A Night at Sunset Terrace”

A Night at Sunset Terrace on PhotoPeach

07th Aug 2013
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Town Hall Meeting – Race & Justice

Join HAC and TWU Local 100 at a town hall meeting where we'll discuss race and justice in light of the ruling in the Trayvon Martin murder trial.

05th Aug 2013
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Black Teen Unemployment Rate at 41%

Black Teen Unemployment Rate Rises To 43 Percent In February “The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 7.7 percent in February, the Labor Department reported on Friday. That’s still rather high, but it’s...

05th Aug 2013
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BEING BLACK IN AMERICA: THE CARIBBEAN VOICE

02nd Aug 2013
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“New, improved and better focused”

Greetings! A Greek philosopher once said, “Change is the only constant in life.” Reverend Dr. A.R. Bernard, senior pastor and CEO of the Christian Cultural Center in Brooklyn echoed those...

01st Aug 2013
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A Night at Sunset Terrace

A benefit to help support psychological trauma intervention skills to teachers, doctors, nurses, and religious leaders in Haiti.

01st Aug 2013
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Breast-feeding leads to smarter babies

A New Study Suggests Babies Who Are Breastfed Are Smarter Children who were breastfed took language and intelligence tests at the ages of three and seven scored better than those...

01st Aug 2013
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Cuts to food stamps coming

Food Stamp Cuts Set To Kick In, Congress Not Paying Attention “The general public doesn’t realize it,” Celia Cole, CEO of the Texas Food Bank Network, told The Huffington Post...