Third Place – Truro

Third Place Transition House, Truro

24 Hour Help Line: (902) 893-3232 | Toll free: 1-800-565-4878

Contact Us

Website: www.thirdplaceth.ca
Email: support@thirdplaceth.ca
Outreach Email: outreach@thirdplaceth.ca
Director Email: director@thirdplaceth.ca
Mailing Address: PO Box 1681, Truro, NS B2N 5Z5
Crisis Line: (902) 893-3232
Toll-Free Crisis Line: 1-800-565-4878
Business Line: (902) 893-4844
Women’s Outreach: (902) 895-9740
Children & Youth Outreach: (902) 893-3232
Fax: (902) 893-7674

Third Place Transition House serves Colchester and East Hants Counties and Truro.

Our Services

  • 24-hour crisis line
  • shelter for 10 women and children
  • support for women
  • support for children
  • 24-hour staffing
  • a safe, comfortable living environment for as long as six weeks
  • supportive counselling
  • help in understanding the legal and social services systems (referral & advocacy)
  • group support
  • a space for women to share their experience and to gain confidence in their own abilities
  • outreach workers for women and children

Outreach Services

  • accompaniment to court, lawyers, social services, etc.
  • assistance with peace bond and court applications
  • individual supportive counselling
  • information and referral
  • group support

Support Groups

  • Please reach out to learn more about what programs and groups are offered
  • Public Education: Staff are available to make presentations or facilitate workshops focusing on a
    number of topics to other professionals, community groups, community colleges, schools, etc.

If you are interested in helping to eliminate violence against women and children, consider making a donation to:

Third Place Transition House
PO Box 1681
Truro, Nova Scotia
B2N 5Z5