More than a decade ago, Craig Sampson visited Adsum House as part of a volunteer group from NSCC. The work of Adsum left such an impression on Craig that he organized a group of volunteers to come...
Adsum means "I Am Here"
Adsum means "I am here"
For the past 30 years, Adsum has been meeting women and children, youth and trans persons where they are, without judgment, offering a range of services and support during periods of homelessness.
We operate out of four locations in the Halifax Regional Municipality: an emergency shelter, second-stage housing and two affordable, supportive housing buildings for women and children. Additionally, we recently purchased condominiums in an established neighbourhood that are rented as stable housing to women-led families.