Third Place Transition House – Victims of Family Violence Association – Truro, Nova Scotia

At Third Place we provide:

  • Safe shelter, food, clothing
  • Support counselling
  • 24 hour crisis telephone
  • Referrals to other agencies
  • Education on abuse and healthy choices
  • Group participation
  • Children’s programs
  • Housing information
  • Outreach services both women’s and children’s
  • A supportive environment for women to share their experiences
  • Services available to women of all ages


  • Support Counseling
  • Advocacy
  • Court Accompaniment
  • Group Programming
  • Agency Referrals
  • Transportation to Appointments/Court
  • Public Education
  • Women’s and Children’s groups

Public Education

  • Staff are available to speak to groups, community college, early childhood education, police, agencies and service groups about family violence and our services.