The Lotus Centre is a Registered Charity which depends on support from individuals, community grants and funding from the Advisory Council on the Status of Women.
As a registered charity, we are happy to provide a charitable receipt for any donation with a value of $20 or more that is donated in person here at the Centre.
Donations made online through of $3 or more will receive charitable receipts directly emailed!


If you would like to organize a formal donation of merchandise, electronics, office supplies, or another Gift-in- Kind we would love to hear from you today!
Please contact us or call (902) 895-4295 to arrange a meeting.


We have use for the following client products on a regular basis:

  • Gift cards for emergencies for grocery stores (denominations of $10.00)
  • Personal hygiene products including soap, toothpaste/brush, deodorant, shampoo
  • Gently used women’s seasonal clothing
  • Taxi Vouchers (for client emergencies)

Please contact us or stop by the Centre if you would like to offer the The Lotus Centre a gift. Every donation counts.

Thank you for your support!

You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to speak warmly of them, they should have behaved better.

~Anne Lamott~

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