Labour and Advanced Education

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The Department of Labour and Advanced Education works to provide fairness, safety and prosperity for all Nova Scotians by helping them live, learn and work to their highest potential. LEARN MORE
Forestry sector workers and businesses who are affected by the expected closure of the Northern Pulp mill can access government support.

Forestry sector support

Forestry sector workers and businesses who are affected by the expected closure of the Northern Pulp mill can access government support.

 
 
Changing the Culture of Acceptance

Changing the Culture of Acceptance

Includes recommendations to support Nova Scotia universities in advancing their efforts to prevent sexual violence on campus.

 
 
Transition Task Force Report

Transition Task Force Report

The Transition Task Force report contains 15 recommendations to help youth get the training and education they need to find meaningful work in Nova Scotia.

 
 

Employment Services Centres

Employment services are changing to serve you better.

 
 
Have you witnessed something unsafe in a workplace? Tell us. Please call 1-800-952-2687 or email ohsdivision@gov.ns.ca, available 24/7.

24 Hour Response Line

Have you witnessed something unsafe in a workplace? Tell us. Please call 1-800-952-2687 or email ohsdivision@gov.ns.ca, available 24/7.