Amber Qureshi

Amber Qureshi

2023 Partnership, Collaboration & Connection Award - Calgary

Community Engagement Coordinator

Punjabi Community Health Services

Nominator Comments:

Amber has been working in social services since 2010, and currently works with PCHS Calgary as a Community Engagement Coordinator. PCHS is a grassroots not for profit organization offering culturally and linguistically appropriate counselling services to the South Asian community in Calgary. Amber has taken the community reach of PCHS Calgary to another level through her efforts to build community connections This has led to increased awareness of mental health and addiction relations issues in the community.

Amber manages the volunteer program where she continues to train the youth in social services. She creates a positive impact in the community by providing awareness, conducting workshops, engaging in conversations with the local Radio stations and TV, and providing in-services to other organizations to spread the word about the counselling services for the South Asian community.

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