Pictou County Women’s Centre
At this resource centre they have available: Support counseling-one on one and referrals to other agencies as well as support and information for Lesbians. Advocacy- a member of the centre will act as a support person by accompanying women to social services, legal services etc.
Information-you will find include a lending library, pamphlets and brochures, information about other agencies and services as well as social assistance information. They provide community education, by presentations to schools and groups on women's issues, putting on workshops and programs. They also have volunteer and student placement opportunities. The programs and support groups run on a yearly basis and some of them are "Girls First", "Youth Access" and "Teen Empowerment". Call to see what is coming up, you will need to put your name on a list for the next session.