Statement in Relation to the Dare to Dream Lottery

January 15, 2015


The Halifax Transition House Association (Bryony House) worked closely with the Nova Scotia Gaming Division throughout the lottery to ensure the Dare to Dream Lottery met all Gaming regulations.  The Association continues this relationship and welcomes any possible review. We are completely confident in the…

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You Can Help Combat Homelessness By Purchasing a Toque

January 10, 2015

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Bryony House and the YWCA Halifax are proud community partners of the 18th Annual Raising the Roof National Toque Campaign.  On February 3rd, volunteers will hit the streets in full force selling the signature toques for $10.  80% of the net proceeds will go to…

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Soup Sisters Continues to Warm Our Hearts

October 17, 2014

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The October session of Soup Sisters didn’t disappoint. The energetic group cooked up a storm in an effort to create delicious soup for Bryony House for the month. Many thanks to those who came out and shared the laughs and evening with us. If you…

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Dare to Dream Lottery

October 7, 2014


As a non-profit organization, we welcome all community efforts to help us attain our fundraising goals and are grateful for all of our supporters. The Dare to Dream Lottery is a fundraising event created, operated and managed by ALPC Housing Solutions Inc., who initially approached…

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Federally Funded Crime Prevention Program to Help Young Girls At-Risk

August 21, 2014

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The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness announced federal funding for a new crime prevention project in Halifax for the Halifax Transition House Association (Bryony House). The Alternative Pathways Project, developed by Dr. Jennifer Bernier, will be housed at BRAVE, a…

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Target and Killam Property Employees Take Over the Soup Sister’s Kitchen for Bryony House

August 11, 2014

Soup Sisters Full group photo

  Target store employees from across the region and Killam Property employees came with their aprons in hand and sharp wit to make a variety of delicious soups with Soup Sisters for Bryony House.  This crew made a great evening even better. Please contact Halifax…

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Bryony House in Search for Volunteer Board Members

May 20, 2014

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Bryony House is looking for women with a feminist perspective and a woman-centered approach to advocating and addressing issues that impact women in our community.  Candidates are interested in working to enhance our community partnerships, can commit to attend monthly board meetings and work collaboratively…

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