What are Emergency Protection Orders?

An Emergency Protection Order is a temporary court order made by a Justice of the Peace to help protect victims of family violence, when the situation is serious and urgent. Such orders are made under the Nova Scotia Domestic Violence Intervention Act. A person applying for an Emergency Protection Order (EPO) in Nova Scotia can make the [...]

By |2020-06-02T16:07:07-03:00August 30th, 2016|Uncategorised|

Helpful Resources for Children Impacted by Parental Separation and Divorce

Separation and divorce can be emotionally draining on the two adults directly involved. For those who are also parents, the experience can be especially overwhelming as they see the impact on their children. Parents,  when going through their own emotional turmoil, may not know how to address these complicated life issues with their children or [...]

By |2016-08-09T15:34:59-03:00August 9th, 2016|Family|