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A variety of services specifically aimed at women are located throughout Antigonish and Pictou Counties. Please visit the websites' of the following organizations to see what programs and information each offers.


  • Antigonish Women's Resource Centre & Sexual Assault Services Association operates throughout Antigonish and Guysborough counties to provide services for survivors of sexual assault and participant in community action on social issues that affect women.
  • Naomi Society located in Antigonish; the Naomi Society promotes human rights through programs for individuals affected by family violence. They provide direct services to women and their children.
  • Pictou County Women's Resource & Sexual Assault Centre "is located at 503 South Frederick Street, New Glasgow, NS B2H 3P3. Our doors are open 9 - 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday. Our centre offers women and adolescent girls support, advocacy, referrals, information and programs on a wide range of issues. For more information please contact us at 902-755-4647 or drop in."
  • Tearmann House located in New Glasgow. The Tearmann Society supports victims of family violence by providing a place for abused women and their children.
  • Well Women's Clinic: Women receive a well women's check up from a multi-disciplinary team in Antigonish and Pictou.
  • Sexual Health Nova Scotia provides information both in person and online. Visit their website or office, located in Stellarton.

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