Alice House is the key to opportunity and a new beginning.

We provide safe second-stage housing and supportive counselling for women and children in Nova Scotia.



Our programs support women and children in their recovery from intimate partner violence. All counselling is woman-centred and focused on the immediate holistic needs of each family.

Recent News

Introducing Alice House's Interim Executive Director

Alice House is pleased to introduce our new, interim Executive Director, Viki Samuels-Stewart. Viki has worked in the areas of diversity, equity and inclusion, human rights, and conflict resolution for over 20 years.

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Photo of new interim Executive Director, Viki Samuels-Stewart. A smiling woman with hands placed under her chin.

Featured Success Story

I Now Have the Strength

I Now Have the Strength


A mother in her late twenties with one child fled from another province to gain distance from her abuser.   She was on Income Assistance, and was homeless. She wanted to disconnect from her abuser, achieve stability and get off income assistance.

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