Autumn House - Cumberland County
24 Hour Help Line: 902-667-1200
Autumn House offers services to women in Amherst and Cumberland counties who have been abused by an intimate partner (husband, boyfriend, common law spouse or same sex partner).
Autumn House offers services to women who have been abused by an intimate partner (husband, boyfriend, common law spouse, same sex partner). The shelter is staffed 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and our phone lines are always open.
Services are offered at no cost and are completely confidential.
We offer the following services:
- shelter for women and children
- counselling and information on abuse and its effects
- advocacy: help in accessing community resources such as financial assistance, police, lawyers, children’s services, etc.
- accompaniment to court and professional appointments
- Ourselves support group.
Autumn House offers outreach services to reach victims of abuse in the community. If you require this support we can arrange to meet with you in your community.
Amherst NS B4H 2S5