See how a resource centre is now a refuge for women at risk on Cape Breton

Cape Breton resource centre that helps women at risk – is at risk of closing.

Trina Roache
APTN National News
A resource centre is making a name for itself with women at risk on Cape Breton.

The centre offers a place to go for women who are working the streets, fighting addictions or are homeless.

One problem though, without consistent money, the centre itself could be at risk.

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Trina Roache brings 18 years of journalistic experience to APTN Investigates. A member of the Glooscap First Nation in unceded Mi’kmaw territory, Trina has covered Indigenous issues from politics to land protection, treaty rights and more. In 2014, Trina won the Journalists for Human Rights/CAJ award for her series on Jordan’s Principle. She was nominated again in 2017 for a series on healthcare issues in the remote Labrador community of Black Tickle. Trina’s favorite placed is behind the camera, and is honoured when the people living the story, trust her to tell it.