CADHO key goals include to advance knowledge, build capacities, and advocate for changes to address health and health inequities. Through collaborative partnerships fostering its goals, CADHO strategically addresses the needs of new immigrants of African Descent within its reach. CADHO presentation highlight areas of its contribution towards immigrants’ integration. They include health literacy, cultural competency, general capacity building, social supports, employment, immigration, etc. CADHO has contributed to its new immigrant members successful transitioning from refugees’ status to Canadian permanent residents; part-time employment in CADHO to full-time employment in the public service; volunteering to pursuing a university program; etc.