Trenton Library receives $2,164 Enabling Accessibility Grant

Pictured left to right: Julie Martin, Project Advisor on behalf of the visually impaired community; Sean Fraser, Member of Parliament for Central Nova; Devin Forbes, Let Abilities Work Partnership Society; Tricia Schell, Community Services Librarian & Branch Librarian, Brian White, Town of Trenton CAO; and Rae Gunn, Recreation Facility Development Highland Region. MP Fraser joined the group at... Read More
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Nominate a volunteer for Canada’s Volunteer Awards!

Volunteers across the country give countless hours of their time and energy to strengthen our communities. In 2013 alone, 47% of Canadians devoted almost two billion volunteer hours to charities and non-profit organizations—the equivalent of almost 1.1 million full-time jobs. Whether Canadians volunteer out of a desire to contribute to their communities, to use their... Read More
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Maintaining Affordability for Tenants in Federally Administered Community Housing

On Wednesday Jean-Yves Duclos, announced that our government is investing $500 million over 10 years for a new Federal Community Housing Initiative. This will protect affordability for tenants and stabilize the operations of some 55,000 units of federally administered community housing and co-operative projects. To help more Canadians access housing that meets their needs and they... Read More
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St. George’s Anglican Church in New Glasgow receives $35,104 towards accessible lift

Today, Sean Fraser, Member of Parliament for Central Nova, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan Minister of Science and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, announced that St. George’s Parish in New Glasgow has received $35,104 through the Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF) towards construction of a new accessible lift. The new lift, which... Read More

Town of New Glasgow receives $44,049 towards accessible playground

Today, Sean Fraser, Member of Parliament for Central Nova, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan Minister of Science and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, announced that Town of New Glasgow has received $44,049 through the Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF) towards construction of an accessible playground at the West Side Community Centre. This... Read More

Seniors in Stellarton have the opportunity to participate in new project benefiting many in their community

Left to right: Paul Corbin, Director Community Development and Recreation, Town of Stellarton; Susan Campbell, Councilor Town of Stellarton; Danny MacGillivray, Mayor Town of Stellarton; Sean Fraser MP; Simon Lawand, Councilor Town of Stellarton; Susan Higdon, Clerk, Town of Stellarton. News Release Monday March 12, 2018 Stellarton, Nova Scotia Employment and Social Development Canada Seniors... Read More