Naomi Society

Naomi Society supports women, children, and all genders through trauma-informed community prevention, outreach, support, and advocacy.  We provide services to those who have experienced domestic, family, intimate partner, and sexual violence in Antigonish and Guysborough Counties.

Mission Statement

Naomi Society works to eliminate violence against women and gender-based violence in Antigonish and Guysborough Counties by protecting and promoting the safety, dignity, and human rights of women, children, and all genders through trauma-informed community prevention, outreach, support, and advocacy. Our work strives to be inclusive of social, economic, and cultural needs while addressing the foundational issues of domestic, family, intimate partner, and sexual violence.

Our Values

In our work, we value:

  • Everyone’s right to live their life free of violence

  • Trust and confidentiality

  • Empowerment of our clients

  • Client-led and centered approaches

  • Inclusive and accessible services that are trauma-informed

Mission Statement

Naomi Society leads and partners with those who work to eliminate the root causes and effects of violence against women so that all can live in communities freely, with dignity, and without fear of violence.

Our Services
  • counselling & confidential support.

  • outreach services & safety planning.

  • access to emergency overnight shelter.

  • second stage housing.

  • accompaniment to court and legal appointments.

  • support with Peace Bonds & Emergency Protection Orders.

  • support with matters involving the Department of Community Services and Mi’kmaw Family & Children Services.

Contact

103-133 Church Street, Antigonish, NS  B2G 2E3

P: (902) 863-3807, Ext. 1

F: (902) 863-6008


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