Program Manager Hired for WomenActive-NS

  WomenActive-NS Association (WANSA) is pleased to announce the hiring of Gabrielle Riley-Gallagher as our new Program Manager. Gabrielle has spent the past 9 years as the Active Living Coordinator for the Halifax Regional Municipality where she lead the...
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WomenActive-NS Association seeking Project Manager

  WomenActive-NS Association (WANSA) is seeking an exceptional individual to act as Project Manager; one who is a champion for gender equity and passionate about recreation and sport. This position requires an engaging and entrepreneurial leader with experience...
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Athletics NS seeking Event Group Coach for Canada Games

  Athletics Nova Scotia is accepting applications to fill a position as an Event Group Coach at the 2017 Canada Games. Applicants are expected to be available for monthly training sessions and conference calls leading up to the 2017 Games in Manitoba. They will...
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National Coaches Week celebrates: Tasia McKenna

  National Coaches Week is a week to celebrate the tremendous positive impact coaches have on athletes and communities across Canada. This week is an opportunity to recognize coaches for the integral role they play by simply saying #ThanksCoach. Today we say...
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National Coaches Week celebrates: Isabelle Germain

  National Coaches Week is a week to celebrate the tremendous positive impact coaches have on athletes and communities across Canada. This week is an opportunity to recognize coaches for the integral role they play by simply saying #ThanksCoach. Today we say...
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Program Manager Hired for WomenActive-NS

  WomenActive-NS Association (WANSA) is pleased to announce the hiring of Gabrielle Riley-Gallagher as our new Program Manager. Gabrielle has spent the past 9 years as the Active Living Coordinator for the Halifax Regional Municipality where she lead the...

read more

WomenActive-NS Association seeking Project Manager

  WomenActive-NS Association (WANSA) is seeking an exceptional individual to act as Project Manager; one who is a champion for gender equity and passionate about recreation and sport. This position requires an engaging and entrepreneurial leader with experience...

read more

Athletics NS seeking Event Group Coach for Canada Games

  Athletics Nova Scotia is accepting applications to fill a position as an Event Group Coach at the 2017 Canada Games. Applicants are expected to be available for monthly training sessions and conference calls leading up to the 2017 Games in Manitoba. They will...

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Trendsetter Awards

WomenActive Trendsetters change culture, attitudes, programs, and systems to enrich the lives of all women and girls as participants and leaders in sport, recreation, and physical activity.

See the 2016 Finalists

Get Connected

WomenActive-NS is working to get women connected across the province of Nova Scotia who coach, mentor, or represent boards. Join the network today!

Be Recognized

Do you know a girl or woman from Nova Scotia who should be recognized for getting active, being a leader, an athlete, role model, champion, change agent, or mentor? If so, tell us why!

Be a Board Member

The physical activity, sport, and recreation sectors in Nova Scotia need more women on their boards. Let us know if you would like to be part of a new training program for Women on Boards.

Be a Coach

We need to expand the pool of women coaches in Nova Scotia. Let us know if you would like to be part of a new coaching program we are building.

We would love to hear your story

If you are in Nova Scotia and live, work, or volunteer in the physical activity, recreation, or sport sector and have a story related to women and girls in sport, physical activity and recreation, we want to hear your story!
Tell us your story

Contribute to our Guest Blog

Do you feel like you have something to say? Would you like to sharpen your writing skills?

Our Guest Bloggers may be anyone who works in the field of sport, recreation, or physical activity locally, provincially, or nationally.

Blogs will not exceed 400 words and will be focused on experiences or knowledge of women and girls in physical activity, sport, or recreation.

Past guest bloggers include Brenda Robertson and Lainie Smith.