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Valley Female Leadership Network

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Contact Anna Sherwood, Regional Physical Activity Consultant, Communities, Culture & Heritage, Communities, Sport & Recreation Division; Phone: 902-679-5161; Email:
Description & Services
Information The Valley Gender Equity Committee is a group of representatives from: municipal recreation, Sport Nova Scotia, Community Sport Organizations, Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage: Communities, Sport & Recreation (CCH-CSR) and, key community leaders.  
The purpose of the Valley Gender Equity working group is to support opportunities throughout the Annapolis Valley (Windsor to Clare) for women and girls in sport, recreation and physical activity. 
Our Vision: Girls and women are participating in, leading and influencing physical activity, sport and recreation in our communities.  
Our Mission: We will engage with stakeholders to build capacity and create supportive environments for girls and women within the Valley region through networking, training, recognition and program support. 
1. Communication 
2. Developing Leadership 
3. Celebrate
Dates Workshops are held at various times throughout the year. Please go to our Facebook page for updated workshops.  
Previous workshops held: 
~Actively Engaging Women and Girls in Physical Activity 2016 
~NCCP Women's Only (2016) 
~Women on Boards (2017) 
~Various CAAWS Workshops (Canadian Association of the Advancement for Women in Sport, Recreation & Physical Activity.
Special Information
Established 2016
Tags Annapolis Valley Connect ; Coach ; For women & girls ; Personal Development ; Recreation Categories ; Workshops
Categories - General Leadership Development ; Women