Digital Doers and Dreamers Guide now available

This year the guide is available in a digital-only format for both English and French editions. The digital format allows operators and organizations to update their listings throughout the year to reflect changes in hours of operation or offerings, while minimizing waste.

Funding for permanent supportive, transitional housing in Halifax

As part of the announcement today, May 31, the Affordable Housing Association of Nova Scotia will receive $3.5 million to purchase properties in the Halifax area that will provide housing for people with the highest needs who might otherwise remain homeless.

Province increases support for businesses

“Through our ongoing consultations with the business community, we recognized the challenges many owners are facing as these necessary additional public health protocols remain in place,” said Inclusive Economic Growth Minister Labi Kousoulis.

Emergency funding for child-care centres

The money covers staffing and operational costs. As is the case with all business support during the pandemic, the funding does not compensate for loss of profit.