Looking to make a referral?
BRAVE can help.

A referral can be made by calling BRAVE at (902) 422-3777.

If you know a girl who lives in the Halifax Regional Municipality who is under 12 years of age and is having difficulty at home, school and/or in the community and who is:

  • Experiencing difficult family relationships
  • Experiencing difficulty making and maintaining healthy relationships
  • Lacking self-control and problem solving skills
  • Physically aggressive
  • Verbally aggressive or defiant
  • Having angry outbursts
  • Bullying others
  • Fighting
  • Stealing
  • Vandalizing or damaging property
  • Skipping school and/or
  • Having or has had conflict with authority

Who Can Make a Referral?

  • Parents/Guardians

In addition, referrals can be made by service providers and professionals with the permission of a child’s parent or guardian, including:

  • Teachers and School Personnel
  • Family Doctors
  • Community Health Practitioners
  • Police
  • Child Welfare
  • Mental Health Providers