Other Resources

Avalon Sexual Assault Centre

Is an organization providing service for those affected by sexual violence including, but not limited to, support, education and Counselling.

Blueprint for Life/Work Designs

Outlines career development competencies for children, youth and adults and performance indicators. It offers information about the structure, support and commitment necessary in organizations to implement effective and comprehensive career development programs.

Canadian Career Development Foundation

A non-profit charitable organization committed to improving career services for all Canadians.

Canadian Centre for Occupational Health & Safety

Provides information and advice about occupational health and safety. Includes products and services information, answers to questions about Occupational Health and Safety, affiliated web sites and much more.

Canadian Health Network

Health information services that ensures Canadians have access to trustworthy information on health promotion and disease prevention.

Canadian Standards and Guidelines for Career Development Practitioners Draft 3

Provides strategies and guidelines for Career Development Practitioners (draft form).

Canadian Women’s Health Network

Provides information on improving women’s health.

Career Beacon

This is a website listing career opportunities in Atlantic Canada.

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

CAMH is Canada’s leading addiction and mental health organization involved in clinical care, health promotion, education and research. In addition, CAMH produces a number of journals and other publications for professionals, clients and their families.

Colchester Sexual Assault Center

The CSAC is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to strengthening and empowering survivors of sexualized violence. Provides counselling, support and education to all genders. GLBTTTIQQ* Safe space/Ally.

The Herald Employment Listings

Job listings for Nova Scotia and Atlantic Canada.

Job Futures

Job Futures is a career tool providing information about 265 occupational groups.


Offers career resources, a resume database and career opportunities across Canada and internationally. Allows posting of an online resume.

Quit Smoking Community

The National Life/Work Centre

A not-for-profit corporation whose mission is to provide world-class life/work development programs through innovative partnerships with prominent public and private section agencies across Canada and internationally.

The National Occupational Classification

Published by Human Resources Development Canada, the NOC is a tool for helping Canadians understand the world of work by describing duties, skills, interests, aptitudes, education requirements and work setting for occupations in the Canadian labour market.

Nova Scotia Community College

Nova Scotia Department of Education

Self Help Connection

A non-profit charitable organization promoting self-help groups throughout Nova Scotia.

Workers’ Compensation Board of Nova Scotia

Information about the Workers’ Compensation Board, including benefits, claims, appeals, employers, programs, a library and links.

World Health Organization

This organization, in part, provides international classifications in health. The classifications include the International Classification of Disease (ICD), the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) and the International Classification of Health Interventions (ICHI).