Find An Advocate: Halifax Region

Location: Halifax , NS , 2421 Brunswick St
Type(s) of Advocacy: Children and Youth, Crisis Services, Family, Housing and Tenants, Women
Telephone: 902-423-5049
Other Telephone: Crisis Line: (902) 423-4443
Advocacy Description: It is the Adsum House's mission to support women and children and youth and transgender persons in a client-centered, non-judgmental way; to provide services and housing - from crisis to stability -...
Tags: children and youth, housing support, women's housing
Location: Halifax , NS , 2209 Gottingen Street
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Legal Aid, Legal Assistance
Telephone: 902-423-8105
Advocacy Description: Dalhousie Legal Aid Service has been in operation since 1970, and is the only community law clinic in Nova Scotia. The Clinic is a unique partnership of community groups, law students, community...
Tags: information and education, legal aid, legal assistance, resource centre
Location: Lakeside , NS , P.O. Box 1
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Addictions, Crisis Services, Housing and Tenants, Violence, Women
Telephone: 902-876-0006
Advocacy Description: The Marguerite Centre is an 11-bed, long-term residential facility for women in recovery from addictions and abuse. The Marguerite Centre believes in the right for women to recover from their...
Tags: addiction services, skills development, supportive housing, women fleeing abuse, women fleeing violence, women's housing
Location: Dartmouth , NS , 101-75 Primrose Street
Type(s) of Advocacy: Housing and Tenants
Telephone: (902) 466-8714
Advocacy Description: The Metro Non-Profit Housing Association is a private, charitable organization that provides permanent, secure housing and support to low income, single individuals. The Association offers tenants...
Tags: housing support, non-profit housing, resource centre
Location: Halifax , NS , 3115 Veith Street
Type(s) of Advocacy: General Advocacy, Children and Youth, Family, Women
Telephone: (902) 453-4320
Advocacy Description: Veith House is a neighborhood house whose challenge is to meet the needs of children, individuals and families. We work primarily with people living in poverty, with empowerment as an ever present...
Tags: childcare, family counselling, parenting advocacy, preschool
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