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.


Programs & Workshops

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

The Homefront Model: An Event by Alice House

On June 23, 2022, we were thrilled to host our friends and partners from Calgary, Alberta to learn more about the HomeFront Model. The HomeFront Model is an evidence-based response to domestic violence; the team spoke with us about what the model is and how data and evaluation had led to improved client and system outcomes. As well, participants were given tools and resources they can use to in

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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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