Recent Updates

  • Clean Foundation is NOW accepting project proposals for the NS Youth Corps Summer 2017 Season from Community Partners. The Youth Corps provides full-time students, ages 15-30, with hands-on paid environmental internships throughout Nova Scotia. Interns gain countless transferable skills for life-long learning while making a......

  • The Halifax Shoebox Project has a goal of providing 1200 shoeboxes to women living in shelters this holiday season, and we want to help them reach that goal! People can donate by filling a shoebox with things from a list of suggested items and dropping them......

  • Engage Mainland North is collecting new or cleaned gently used hats, mittens and scarves to donate for the needy as part of its first annual Hats and Mittens project. When cold weather rolls in, we head into that time of year when needs are greatest.......

  • Government introduced changes to the Residential Tenancies Act that will benefit both tenants and landlords. The changes will allow for other hearing formats, such as telephone hearings, to be held. Right now, only in-person hearings are allowed. The move to other formats will reduce wait......

Patricia in the Community

Meet Patricia

Meet Patricia

Patricia graduated from Dalhousie University/University of King’s College with a Bachelor of Arts. She completed her Bachelor of Education at Mount Saint Vincent University and worked for a number of years in the HRSB as a teacher. Born and raised in Halifax, from a young age she’s been active in her church communities while also volunteering for various organizations including the IWK, Big Brothers Big Sisters, and the cultural organization, Diman Association Canada.
Fairview-Clayton Park

Fairview-Clayton Park

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 Arab

Patricia Arab

Come out and support Local Crafters at the Fairview United Church Christmas Craft Show tomorrow!

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Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabThe conversation on education is far too important for me to limit to 140 characters - please email, I am trying my best to respond to all.24 hours ago 4 17
Patricia ArabPatricia Arab @patriciaarabToday is the last day to drop off donations for The Halifax Shoebox Project! Help brighten someone's holiday! days ago 0 0
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