Who are we?

Chisholm Services for Children is a non-profit organization in Central Nova Scotia offering a long-term care program, which specializes in early intervention, prevention and permanency planning. Chisholm is dedicated to guiding children who face severe adverse circumstances like neglect and abuse, to a realization of self-worth. Chisholm helps children develop skills and capacities to function successfully in a community setting and grow as healthy, stable individuals. Chisholm also provides a community based literacy program for children from primary to grade six who are reading below grade level or who have been diagnosed with a learning difference.

Upcoming Events:

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50/50 “A-OK!” Fundraiser for Children




LINKS Fall Distance Program

Dear LINKS families, 

I hope everyone has had a happy and healthy Summer.  As many of you know, the HRCE schools are  limiting use of their facilities to the public in keeping with the current Back to School plan, and as such, the LINKS program will not be able to run in-person programming for our Fall term.

However, over the Summer, we successfully launched our LINKS Distance model of online instruction! This Fall we will once again offer distance programming for students, running from the last week of September into December as after school, at-home instruction. This program is entirely online, therefore, students who participate must have access to the follow:

  • Students must have access to a reliable internet connection
  • Students must have access to a device capable of running Google Suite and in-browser aps
    • if not already integrated into their primary device, students will need access to headphones/speakers, a microphone, and a camera.
    • Smartphones are discouraged as a primary device due to limitations posed by screen size.

For your convenience, the 2020 Fall Distance LINKS registration form is attached.  You may register by phone (902.423.0577), fax (902.422.3725), email (links@chisholm4children.ca ) or in person (5724 South St, Halifax).  Contact Becca at 902.423.0577 with any questions regarding registration.

We look forward to seeing you in the new term at LINKS!

Regards,

Becca Levick, Program Manager

Chisholm Services for Children AGM

Chisholm Services for Children held an abbreviated AGM with its Membership on June 29th, 2020 and met the statutory requirements under the Societies Act of Nova Scotia.  An in-person celebration will be held on Wednesday September 23rd (4:00 – 5:30 PM) where we will invite the community and stakeholders to come together and share the many accomplishments and milestones of the past fiscal year and honor the recipients of the Community Heart Award and Ambassador4Children Award. During the celebration, we will also recognize the Board Members who have completed their term as well as the employees who have reached significant anniversaries in their employ with Chisholm.

Please click on the following link for our Annual Report for your review. We look forward to gathering in the September to share the wonderful support Chisholm provides children in need.

Location TBD

Annual Report: Chisholm Services 2020 Annual Report – Online

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