Current Services

The ABSW endeavors to provide the following services to individuals and the community:

COUNSELING – ABSW members provide individual, couple, family, or group counseling as requested.

COMMUNITY CAPACITY BUILDING  – ABSW will network with, support, and advise social service agencies serving African Nova Scotians.  If you are experiencing a social problem, and you are unsure where to go, call ABSW.

PUBLIC EDUCATION – Through conferences and workshops, ABSW seeks to educate the public on matters affecting the Black family and communities.
ABSW members conduct workshops and staff development sessions on a number of issues:
•Africentric life skills
•Community Development
•Impact of racism on health
•Mental Health
•Racism awareness
•Systemic abuse