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

Welcome to Alice House Executive Director, Joanne Webber

Alice House is thrilled to introduce our new Executive Director, Joanne Webber.

Joanne has held leadership roles in corporate and social services across Canada. Her career journey has led her off the beaten path, where she has gained exposure to diverse experiences, and insight from individuals from all walks-of-life.

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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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