Our Successes

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Read this inspiring Article from The Chronicle Herald about Landon "Morty" Morton, our Vice Chairperson on the Board of Directors  

Click the link below to watch an interview with Landon "Morty" Morton, our Vice Chairperson on the Board of Directors, as he talks about his story and how the 7th Step Society has impacted him.
Link: video1356541827.mp4

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Mario Rolle won the 2021 Let's Keep Talking Award for Outstanding Healthcare Provider from the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia. 

He is a champion for health equity and actively works to dismantle systemic racism by reducing barriers to mental health care for men of African decent and their families. 

Steven Deveau won the 2021 Let's Keep Talking Award for Outstanding Individual from the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia. 

He is a mental health consultant who specializes in anger and addiction recovery. He uses his lived experience of childhood trauma, mental illness and substance abuse, crime and incarceration to fuel positive outcomes for others on similar journeys. 

Read his story here:
Steven's Story — Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia (mentalhealthns.ca)

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Link to the 2020 Correctional Services Employee Recognition Awards:
https://vimeo.com/482775862/8e6b17b680

Executive Director's Partnerships Award:
This award was presented to an organization who has worked in partnership with the Correctional Services Division to significantly improve services

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Peter Brown and Steven Deveau took part in a panel discussion with actor Patrick Keating on the 7th Step Society of Nova Scotia

To read the article click the link:
PressReader.com - Digital Newspaper & Magazine Subscriptions

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Read an article about Peter Brown and Steven Deveau that discusses the barriers to employment for people who have conflict with the law
Link: https://www.thecoast.ca/halifax/record-of-employment/Content?oid=16830287

The following is an article with more information about the 7th Step Society of Nova Scotia, written by Leslie Hogg:
Ex-offenders taking control of their lives, one step at a time | Opinion | Halifax, Nova Scotia | THE COAST

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