Welcome to The Lotus Centre ~ A Resource for Women

We envision a world where girls, women and families reach their fullest potential.

The Lotus Centre is committed to providing services that are responsive to community and client needs; using a collaborative approach with our partners, we promote positive social change for the advancement of all girls and women.

Programs and Services include:

    • One on One Support with the Women’s Support Worker
    • Workshops: relevant programs and workshops to meet the needs of women in the community and youth based programs and workshops to improve empowerment and decrease violence in the community.
    • Resource Centre: an up-to-date resource, information and referral centre
    • Community Development: The Lotus Centre is involved in social and economic support of our community.
    • Social Advocacy: The Lotus Centre is a voice for the needs and issues of women to governments and service agencies through Women’s Centre Connect (WCC). WCC unites the other community-based women’s centres of Nova Scotia.



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~

Each time a woman stands up for herself, she stands up for all women

~Maya Angelou~



Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has

~Margaret Mead~