AGM 2024 | Recap!

We recently held our second Annual General Meeting and it was a blast! With more than 60 guests tuning in from across Nova Scotia, we were proud to share highlights from the past year, stories about impact and systems change, and a few big announcements, too! We recorded “The Show” portion of the AGM for…

GEO Nova Scotia to take Digital Champions programming to newcomers across Canada

We are thrilled to announce our Digital Champions skills program is coming to the pan-Canadian settlement sector. Thousands of staff and volunteers from newcomer-serving organizations will receive training over the next two years thanks to GEO Nova Scotia, our partners, and a $1.6 million grant from the Department of Innovation, Science, and Economic Development (ISED).  The funding has…

Now Hiring: Four New Digital Inclusion Facilitators

Join our team! GEO Nova Scotia is growing. We offer living wages, generous vacation, health insurance, and the opportunity to work from home. Check out this exciting opportunity. Maybe you are the perfect fit, or maybe you know someone who is! With this position you can work from anywhere in the Province with good Internet…

Online Hip Hop Program “The Source” Launches In Partnership With GEO Nova Scotia

Attention youth-serving partners! We are proud to announce a new partnership with Unity Charity to help deliver their newest program, The Source, virtual Hip Hop programming facilitated by African Nova Scotian Hip Hop artists and serving African Nova Scotian youth (ages 14 – 19) living in rural communities. Working at the very frontier of digital inclusion and accessibility, Unity…

2021-2022 Evaluation Report

It is with pride and gratitude that we share our 2021-2022 Evaluation Report and infographic. Thank you to everyone who played a role in making all this happen: Delivery Partners, Referral Partners, Strategic and Funding Partners, suppliers, volunteers, and participants. And a  special thanks to our brilliant Learning & Evaluation Lead, Cari Patterson, and everyone who contributed…

New Funding Partnership Supports Continued Growth and Development of GEO Nova Scotia: Getting Everyone Online

GEO Nova Scotia is proud to announce an investment of $1.5m from the Department of Community Services to enhance and expand Digital Inclusion services across the province in 2022-23. “Digital Inclusion means having good, affordable internet access; a good, affordable device; and the basic digital skills to use them confidently and safely,” said GEO Nova…