24 Hour Help Line:  (902) 742-8689 Toll-free: 1-800-266-4087

Juniper House

Contact Us

Web: www.juniperhouse.ca
Email: juniperhouse@eastlink.ca
Mailing address: P.O. Box 842, Yarmouth, NS B5A 4K5
Administration phone: (902) 742-4473
Outreach phone: (902) 245-4789
Fax: (902) 245-2261

Juniper House Outreach serves Digby County.

Juniper House also offers services in Yarmouth and Shelburne Counties.

About Juniper House

Juniper branchJUNIPER is a symbol of protection. It signifies a secure environment where women are protected while they take time to sort out future directions.

Juniper House is operated by the South West Nova Transition House Association. Established in 1985, Juniper House is a safe shelter for abused women and their children.

The house is staffed on rotating shifts by a full-time executive director, full-time and part-time counselors, a full-time child care worker and outreach worker.

Residents also contribute to the day to day operation of the house.

Our Services:

  • 24-hour TOLL FREE crisis line
  • supportive counselling
  • help in understanding the legal and social service systems
  • a space for women to learn to trust each other and to become productive and confident in their own abilities.