Who are we?

Chisholm Services for Children is a non-profit organization located in Halifax providing a long-term Child and Youth Caring Program, that specializes in early intervention, prevention and permanency planning. Chisholm is dedicated to guiding children twelve years of age and younger who face severe adverse circumstances like neglect and abuse, to a realization of self-worth. Chisholm helps children develop skills and capacities to function successfully in a community setting and grow as healthy, stable individuals.

Chisholm also offers a community based literacy program for children from primary to grade six who are reading below grade level or who have been diagnosed with a learning difference, in addition to providing a monthly group session for parents who have been approved to adopt by the Department of Community Services and waiting to welcome a child into their home.