2023 Nova Scotia Human Rights Awards

Nominations for the 2023 Nova Scotia Human Rights Awards are now open, nominate an individual Nova Scotian and/or groups who demonstrate excellence in this area.

Seniors Care Grant increase

The Seniors Care Grant helps seniors cover the costs of a range of healthcare and household services, including physiotherapy, medication and grocery delivery, phone services, and home repairs.

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Have your say: Shape Nova Scotia’s Protected Areas Strategy

Nova Scotia’s natural wonders are counting on us, together we can ensure that the landscapes we cherish remain vibrant and untouched for years to come. Contribute to Nova Scotia’s future by participating in the Protected Areas Strategy survey.

Back To School Safety

Fairview—Clayton Park August Report

Here we are once again at the end of another summer, with back to school just around the corner. As your MLA and the Shadow Critic for Education, I am committed to advocating for the best possible education for our children. I want to address some of the pressing challenges we face.

School Supply Drive

This year, my office, MLA Ali Duali, and MLA Rafah DiCostanzo’s offices will be accepting donations for school supplies to be distributed to the School Plus program to directly help students in our communities.

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Nia Summit for African Nova Scotian/Black youth

The Nia Summit provides African Nova Scotian/Black youth the opportunity to take part in an event created by their peers, one that addresses their unique needs, amplifies their voices, and facilitates community-building.

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Disaster Financial Assistance

Support for small businesses, non-profits, and residential property owners and tenants who have suffered uninsurable damage or loss from the July storm flooding can apply for financial assistance until October 31st.

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Provincewide state of emergency

A provincewide state of emergency was declared on July 22, in response to the severe flooding that happened across the province on July 21 and will remain in effect until August 5 or until government terminates or extends it.

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Ted Rogers Community Grants

Ted Rogers Community Grants are available to registered charities and non-profits to support youth through programs in education, health and sport, entrepreneurship, and digital literacy.

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Community Economic Development Fund

Non-profits, industry associations, social enterprises, municipalities, academic institutions, and other organizations that benefit the public can apply for funding.