• Provincial parks will begin opening Friday, May 17, for a season filled with camping, hiking, swimming and exploring nature. Several camping and day-use parks will be open in time for the Victoria Day weekend and the rest will open in early June. Visitors can check......

  • Organizations who help older Nova Scotians lead healthy and active lives and stay involved in their communities can now apply for financial support under the 2019-20 Age-Friendly Communities Grant Program. The program provides funding of up to $25,000 for organizations to develop age-friendly communities –......

  • Nova Scotians who are traveling out of province for medical care can now received increased financial support under the travel and accommodation assistance policy. The treatment must be approved, noting the following criteria: • The patient’s specialist must seek approval from MSI. • It must......

  • Organ and tissue donation saves lives and gives hope to those waiting for life-saving transplants. The Human Organ and Tissue Donation Act, introduced today, April 2, will make it possible for all Nova Scotians to donate their organs and tissue, unless they opt out. Nova......


Patricia was first elected MLA for Fairview-Clayton Park in 2013 and was re-elected in 2017. She has served in various committee roles and is a member of the provincial cabinet serving as Minister of Internal Services and Communications Nova Scotia.


Fairview-Clayton Park is a new district, formed as part of the Electoral Boundary Review in 2012. It consists of areas previously a part of Halifax Fairview, Halifax Chebucto, and Halifax Clayton Park. Patricia is the first elected member to serve this constituency.


Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @FhesHeights: @FhesHeights @HRCE_NS A sincere thank you to the PTA ‘Friends of Fairview,’ the staff and the school community for making…3 days ago 3 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @5HeislerFHES: Big day at FHES! Spring Fair starting at 11! Come one, come all and support our awesome school! @HRCE_NS @fairviewhfx @pa2 weeks ago 3 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabMy copy of “Sleeping Dragons All Around” was a prized possession, it’s pages worn with love. Bought for me by my mom who I’m sure first heard of it on Morningside with Peter Gzowski. Tonight @sherfitch we came full circle. ❤️ weeks ago 1 21
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @AndyFillmoreHFX: Canada is making the single largest investment in women's organizations in our history. And this week, that funding la…3 weeks ago 20 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @NS_DoB: “Nova Scotians are innovators and we’re risk takers. It’s wonderful to see so many Nova Scotians taking advantage of this oppor…3 weeks ago 1 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @melsariffodeen: Excited to be at #GrowWithGoogle today in Halifax! 👋 Come say hi and learn about our @learningcode digital skills learn…3 weeks ago 9 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @Canuckflack: Great morning @googlecanada celebrating hundreds of small businesses in Halifax. Thanks to @AndyFillmoreHFX @patriciaarab3 weeks ago 2 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @FairviewFRC: Our free home safety workshop is next Wednesday. It includes safety supplies to take home. Call to register 903.443.9569 E…1 month ago 1 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @TEAMWork1997: EVENT TOMORROW!: Speak to @patriciaarab, MLA for Fairview and Clayton Park areas. WEDNESDAY, March 6th from 9:30-12nn.…3 months ago 1 0
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabRT @FairviewFRC: #fairview We are offering FREE income tax prep every Tuesday from 9am-1 pm in March! Plz retweet @patriciaarab @fairviewhf3 months ago 7 0