Staff

We have an experienced staff team who are trained to work with women and children who have experienced abuse. Our staff are dedicated to ensuring that the needs of our clients are met with empathy, understanding and respect.

We have 4 full-time Women’s Support Counsellors, an Outreach Worker, a Family Support Worker, and a team of Relief Support Counsellors.

You can reach our Women’s Support Counsellors 24/7, 365 days a year by calling 902-893-3232 or toll free at 1-800-565-4878. They are able to provide counselling, safety planning, referrals when you need them. If you are looking to access our shelter services, they can also assist you in making a plan to get out of your situation. You can also reach out via email at support@thirdplaceth.ca however this account is not monitored 24/7 so should not be used for immediate support services.

Our Outreach Worker is available Monday-Friday during normal business hours. You can reach her directly at 902-895-9740 or you can call our toll free number and we can pass your information along. You can also reach out to book an appointment via email at outreach@thirdplaceth.ca

Our Family Support Worker is also available Monday-Friday during normal business hours. You can reach her by calling 902-893-4844 / 902-893-3232 or by emailing at familysupport@thirdplaceth.ca  

Our Executive Director can be reached at 902-895-6489 or director@thirdplaceth.ca.

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Let's talk about it!If you or someone you know is experiencing signs of domestic abuse, please reach out to us for support that is non-judgmental and confidential.24/7 crisis line: 1 (902) 893-3232You are not alone 🤎 ... See MoreSee Less
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We are looking for a weeknight night shift Women's Support Counsellor for a 50% FT position. In addition, there will also be relief/casual positions available to cover sick calls, statutory holidays, vacation and other house needs.Our team is growing with the increased demands for services and we are excited to be able to offer this opportunity externally. Please apply by July 4th, 2022 📩 ... See MoreSee Less
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Third Place Transition House
Thank you to @thenslc for their recent donation of teddy bears, which were used at a local store to memorialize the victims of the 2020 mass shooting.They have been rehomed and will provide extra comfort to children upon their arrival to Third Place. 🐻We appreciate the generosity with this gift that will surely keep on giving!Third Place accepts donations of many kinds, including: clothing, toiletries, cleaning products, menstrual products, household necessities and children's items. Please reach out to our business line - (902) 893-4844 - to schedule a drop off! ... See MoreSee Less
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The Back 2 School Program registration is now open for the 2022-2023 school year!The Back 2 School Program provides Colchester county students of all ages with free back packs and a starter kit of school supplies!Registration forms can be found on our website, at our office (90 Esplanade St), and at the Truro Mall. Please contact Laura, at uwcprograms@gmail.com or call 902-895-9313 for more information.We are excited to announce that our Back 2 School Program registration is now open for the 2022-2023 school year!The Back 2 School Program provides Colchester county students of all ages with free back packs and a starter kit of school supplies!Registration forms can be found on our website, at our office (90 Esplanade St), and at the Truro Mall. Please contact our summer student, Laura, at uwcprograms@gmail.com or call us at 902-895-9313. ... See MoreSee Less
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Third Place Transition House
Here at Third Place, we recognize the diverse experiences of the 2SLGBTQIA+ community. Equipped with the understanding that pride began as a riot, and the knowledge of persisting systemic barriers that the queer community is faced with, we work endlessly to create a safe and empowering space for our clients and staff! #pride2022 ... See MoreSee Less
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The Back 2 School Program provides Colchester county students of all ages with free back packs and a starter kit of school supplies! Register on United Way's website, or at their office - 90 Esplanade St. Contact Laura, at uwcprograms@gmail.com/ 902-895-9313 for more info.

Here at Third Place, we recognize the diverse experiences of the 2SLGBTQIA+ community. Equipped with the knowledge of persisting systemic barriers that the queer community is faced with, we will work endlessly to ensure a safe, and empowering space for our clients and staff!

June is #IndigenousHistoryMonth & #Pride. This month and every month let’s celebrate & honour Indigenous histories, heritages and diversity as well as 2SLGBTQ+ communities. We are all strong, resilient, and beautiful. ❤️🧡💛💚💙💜

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