Listings are alphabetized with:
1. Groups and Projects – all other groups and projects
2. Information and Referrals – websites which give information and list referrals
G R O U P S A N D P R O J E C T S
Annapolis East Valley
The Kings County Prostate Cancer Support Group (KCPCSG) provides a venue for prostate cancer patients and their partners where they can obtain information to deal effectively with the choices they have to make about appropriate treatment. This cannot of course, replace the discussions they must have with the treating urologist or oncologist but it is useful to prepare for such discussions, discuss these choices with survivors that have experienced these treatments, and receive moral support while facing their treatment and the recovery time.
We exist to empower persons living with and affected by HIV/AIDS and those at risk through health promotion and mutual support, and to reduce the spread of HIV in Nova Scotia.
The Avalon Sexual Assault Centre is a feminist organization* working to eliminate sexual assault/abuse, and to change the current socio-political culture that fosters sexism, social injustice and other forms of oppression.
V-Day is a global movement to stop violence against women and girls
We are a leading community organization that welcomes immigrants to Nova Scotia. Working in partnership, we offer services and create opportunities to help immigrants to participate fully in Canadian life.
We are a men’s group based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada that started after the Montreal Massacre in 1989. Since that time we have worked in the community and in our hearts to promote healthy and nurturing masculinity.
Movember Halifax (Facebook)
Movember challenges men to change their appearance and the face of men’s health by growing a moustache. The rules are simple, start Movember 1st clean-shaven and then grow a moustache for the entire month. The moustache becomes the ribbon for men’s health, the means by which awareness and funds are raised for prostate cancer.
Adoption is Beautiful in Nova Scotia (Facebook)
Adoption is a positive and affirming and rewarding experience and this group promotes adoption as such. We exist to promote adoption as a positive option and to offer loving support for birth mothers/fathers to help dispel fears and myths and open doors of connection and resources in Nova Scotia.
A place where Fathers can come to get info on how to raise kids.
I N F O R M A T I O N A N D R E F E R R A L S
Policy on the Prevention and Resolution of Harassment and Discrimination Atlantic School of Theology, Halifax
Sexual Assault Dalhousie University, Halifax
Sexual Assault Acadia University, Wolfville
Domestic Violence Agencies Province-wide
Treatment Programs For Men Who Abuse Their Partners Province-wide