There will a public meeting hosted by the Antigonish Women’s Resource Centre and the Poverty Reduction Coalition that will focus around income assistance, food security and supports set up for survivors of sexual violence. Members for the Antigonish PC, Liberal and NDP parties will all be in attendance.
Lucille Harper is the Executive Director for the Antigonish Women’s Resource Centre & Sexual Assault Services Association. She says these are topics that should also be addressed by candidates, and made a priority by MLA’s:
The event begins tonight at 6:45 and will run until 9:00. The three Antigonish candidates will each have a 45 minute time slot to answer questions regarding these topics. Harper encourages the public to come out at take part in the meeting.