Community Forum

Join the conversation with members of the community of practice from across the province!

Resource Directory

Explore the tools and resources gathered from the community, featuring evidence-based resources to support Frameworks and Strategies, as well as information about Initiatives, Training, and Tools.

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Events and Webinars

Be part of the collaborative problem-solving, idea sharing, and connection that happens when the community of practice gathers together!

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About Us

Healthy Campus Alberta (HCA) is a community of practice whose vision is to educate, collaborate and advocate to transform culture and create caring campus communities throughout the province of Alberta.

Our mission is to create an inclusive, collaborative, and community-integrated approach to mental health and wellness on post-secondary campuses.

Members of this growing community include students, faculty and staff, campus wellness professionals, community organizations, and the Government of Alberta.

In the last 12 months…


Three Percent

of students have attempted suicide


Fifty Percent

of students felt so depressed it was difficult to function


Ninety Percent

of students have felt overwhelmed by all they had to do

Taken from the results of the 2019 National College Health Assessment (NCHA).
Click here to read more about the NCHA Spring 2019 Press Release and Executive Summary.

Upcoming Events & Webinars

Event Types

CACUSS Conference


CACUSS Conference

Hosted by CACUSS “The 49th Annual CACUSS Conference is virtual! Our successful 2021 conference brought together over 1800 student affairs professionals from across Canada. The virtual format offers accessibility and affordability for presenters and participants to share best practices, research, procedures and programs related to student learning, success and wellness.”

HCA 2022 Wellness Summit


HCA 2022 Wellness Summit

The Wellness Summit is an annual event for the HCA Community of Practice to gather to learn, share and celebrate the work being done across the province to strengthen post-secondary mental health and wellness. Rooted in the foundation of HCA, we are excited to explore this year’s theme of Connection,…


Recent News

HCA 2021-2022 Community Impact Survey


HCA 2021-2022 Community Impact Survey

Your voice is key in shaping the future of the community of practice! The Community Impact Survey is an opportunity for you to contribute to the collective voice in developing and guiding the direction of the CoP’s work.  Responses from this survey help to ensure that HCA and future events…

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HCA 2022 Wellness Summit Social Media Promotional Materials


HCA 2022 Wellness Summit Social Media Promotional Materials

Are you running a social media account that reaches post-secondary students?  Please consider publishing our promotional materials, listed here: Instagram  When posting this material, please use one of the following captions:Are you a student who is passionate about post-secondary mental health? Join us at the HCA 2022​ Wellness Summit! https://www.healthycampusalberta.ca/events/hca-2022-wellness-summit/ORAre you a student…

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