Client Support Workers (part-time and casual positions available)


Title: Client Support Workers (part time and casual needed)

Reports to: Social Work Coordinator

Located at: 2421 Brunswick Street, Halifax

Hours of work: 16 hours per week and 16 hours per two weeks, overnights and 11 am – 7 pm with ability to work other shifts that become available (illness, vacation, etc.)

Casual employees needed, as well, to work flexible hours, often on short notice.

25th Annual Successful Canadian Women's Dinner

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 18:00

On October 23, Adsum for Women & Children will honour Sally Armstrong as our 25th Successful Canadian Woman at our Annual Dinner.

Adsum Team in Bluenose Marathon

Team Bro Bluenose Brothers

Raising money to support the work of Adsum for Women & Children, staff, volunteers and Adsum friends come together to do community BBQs, get sponsorship and then enjoy Race Days as a Team.

In 2016 we had 3 teams of 54 people, all ages, running and walking for Adsum. We particpated in all races, the Active Living Expo and at a Cheering Station making it an amazing weekend for all of our friends and clients.

Thank you for raising $57,000 for our work in the last 4 years. See you in 2017.

Females Fore Females Golf Day

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 10:00 to 19:00

Join in the fun at our new fundraiser Females Fore Females Golf Day on Sept. 10.

This will be a full day, for ladies only, with 2 hours of lessons for all levels of players, Lunch, a 9 Hole Best Ball Tournament, Dinner and lots of swag and an entry gift and prize opportunities for everyone.

Being held at Links at Montague in Dartmouth.

Dr. Gabrielle Horne; Adsum Board of Director

This year's Innovation In Practice finalists prove that a single innovation can make all the difference.

Against all Odds

Dr. Gabrielle Horne's corrective tissue clinic is saving lives but it's teh corporate structure that has colleagues turning heads.

Bluenose Marathon Team

Friday, May 20, 2016 - 11:00 to Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 15:00

Join our staff, volunteers and friends as we walk and run in the 2016 Bluenose Marathon and raise money for Adsum for Women & Children. All ages very welcome.

Sign up or Sponsor our team here:

Volunteer Appreciation Week

This is Canada's week to recognize, celebrate and thank our volunteers and here at Adsum we have some of the best.


2014 Blooming Tea

Lucky Winners
Book Club Ladies
Kate & Rich
Maggies Boutique Model
Maggies Boutique Model
Maggies Boutique Model
Maggies Boutique Model
Maggies Boutique Model
Maggies Boutique Model
Sheri Lecker; Adsum Executive Director

March 20th was the Seventh Annual Blooming Tea  presented by The Prince George Hotel, which raised over $6,000 for Adsum for Women & Children.

A wonderful afternoon of Tea, Music, Great Food and Friends with a Fashion Show featuring Maggies Boutique.

Beautiful cakes and delicacies from 29 bakeries and chefs and gorgeous Floral arrangements from around the city, went home with lucky attendees. Many thanks to Leigh Beauchamp Day for her time and talent in photographing the event and providing the attached photos.

Adsum's Executive Director Receives Honorary Degree

Community Leaders to Receive Honorary Degrees from Saint Mary’s University


Saturday, August 31, 2013 - 20:00

The Company House is going to be seeing some love this weekend. Haligonians Chantal Caissie and Jen Ochej have put together Love Does, a benefit concert headlined by folk darling Amelia Curran. The event was conceived as a response to the polarizing reactions of HRM residents to the announcement that Chris Brown was to play a concert in Halifax.