The Eastern Shore Family Resource Association is a not-for-profit, charitable organization. The association began with a Community Health Promotion Fund grant in 1994. We provide programs and services for families along the Eastern Shore from Lawrencetown/Lake Echo to Sheet Harbour. We invite you to explore our website to learn more about the programs and services we offer. We look forward to hearing from you.

Temporary Closure

ESFRA is committed to ensuring a safe and welcoming environment for all.

The safety of our participants and staff are of the utmost importance, and therefore we are abiding by Nova Scotia Public Health.

To comply with the recent

announcement on April 22nd, effective Friday April 23, 2021 the Eastern Shore Family Resource Association and most programs will be CLOSED/CANCELED 

for a four-week period:

Temporary Closure Period:        April 23 – May 21, 2021.

The Government of Nova Scotia has indicated that the closure period will be reassessed regularly.

Please stay

healthy & safe.

We hope to see you very soon!

For contact please email:

Love Your Local with Global Halifax and the Porters Lake Business Association had a great conversation with our Executive Director (Nancy Hollis) and Parenting Journey Home Visitor (Tracy Cowan) regarding services offered for families of the Eastern Shore - Lake Echo/Lawrencetown/Porters Lake to Ship Harbour/Sheet Harbour..

Speaking on a variety of topics including the early childhood screenings with Dalhousie School of Communication Sciences and Disorders.

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