Below are many of the resources you will find available on our resource shelves

Click on the link below to find our Resource Guide:

New to the area?

Not sure what resources are in Lunenburg and Queens Counties. See our Resource Guide (last updated December 2020) about local community resources.

Resource Guide June 2021

Are you a community agency whose info is not here – or need a correction? Email [email protected]


Employment Resources

Job Bank
Human Resources
Acadia Entrepreneurship Centre
South Shore Work Activity Program
Canadian Society for Social Development
Second Story Women’s Centre
Women Unlimited
Essential Skills
Chester Resource Centre 

Trades and Apprenticeship
Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency
Nova Scotia Community College Pipe Trades Career College
Carpenter Millwright College
Nova Scotia Community College School of Trades and Technology
Operating Engineer Training Institute of Nova Scotia
Irving Shipbuilding
Hydraulic Training Program
McKenzie College
Commercial Safety College

Business Schools
Maritime Business College
Academy of Learning

Beauty Schools
ICT School
Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy
Nova Scotia Community College

Early Childhood Education
Nova Scotia College of Early Childhood Education
NSCECE Application
Island Career Academy

Health Studies 
First Aid Instructor
Athabasca University
Working at Northwood
Canadian College of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine

Student Loans and Funding 
Student Loans
Get The Facts (Student Loan)
Apply Online
Employment Support and Income Assistance Program
Employment Support and Income Assistance Program (Policies)
Riders Guide (Metro Transit Bus Brochure)
Private Career Colleges
Child Care Subsidy Information

Employment Insurance and Misc.
Community Business Development Co.
Employment Insurance Action Plan
Employment Insurance (Service Canada)

Disability and Health Resources
Disability Parking Application
Persons with Disabilities Online
Nova Scotia Health (Way to Wellness)
Funding for People With Disabilities
Workink Portal
Services for People With Disabilities
Victoria Order of Nurses Support Programs
Brain Injury
Learning About Schizophrenia
Progressive Goal Attainment Program
Psychological Services
Harmony Health Centre
Verg House
Canada Pension Plan Disability Benefits
Addiction Services