Business Directory

Businesses Found: 130

A D MacEachern

A D MacEachern

Insurance

We here at A D MacEachern Insurance has been providing its local customers with excellent service for 20 years.

Acadian Printing

Acadian Printing

Printing/Design

Small Company Big Service We love to print and it shows on every single job!

Amherst Artisan Gallery

Amherst Artisan Gallery

Retail

Artisan Gallery that provides a place where multiple artisans can display and sell their works.

Bell

Bell

Retail

Stop in and visit our store located in the Amherst Centre Mall. For you shopping convenience we are opened:

Bridge Adult Service Centre

Bridge Adult Service Centre

Non-Profit Organizations

The Mission of the Amherst Bridge Adult Service Centre is to provide programs, services and opportunities, for adults with intellectual disabilities to allow them to reach their full potential as members of our community.

Canadian Tire Gas +

Canadian Tire Gas +

Fuels

Canadian Tire Gas+ offers a clean, safe environment for customers to fuel their vehicles as well as a convenience store. I have been operating in Amherst since October 2002. The convenience store offers a wide variety of snacks, as well as lottery and Now Pre-Paid Phone Cards. We offer bulk propane for BBQ tanks(no R.V.'s)seasonally from April 1 to Septmeber 27th.

Colson Overhead Doors

Colson Overhead Doors

Contruction Products & Services

Colson Overhead Doors is Amherst's answer to all your garage door needs.

Cumberland County Transition House Assoc.(Autumn House/New Direction)

Cumberland County Transition House Assoc.(Autumn House/New Direction)

Not for Profit

Cumberland County Transition House Assoc. is a non-for profit shelter and counselling service for women and their families who are dealing with family violence in Cumberland County. We offer individual and group counselling with women and their children regarding domestic violence and its effects. Also we provide group counselling with men who have abusive behaviors. We have a 9 bed shelter with several emergency beds. We have had as many as 17 people in the shelter at one time. The shelter has been open since 1990. We provide outreach services to people all over Cumberland County as many of our clients live in isolated areas and can not afford transportation.

Cumberland Development Corp.

Cumberland Development Corp.

Not for Profit

Also known as CBDC Cumberland, we provide access to capital for small to medium sized businesses and technical training for entrepreneurs.

Cumberland Early Intervention Program

Cumberland Early Intervention Program

Service

The Cumberland Early Intervention Program is a registered charity administered by a volunteer board of directors since 1990. Early Intervention believes in building on child and family strengths. Through partnerships with families we facilitate the acquisition of skills and knowledge which can help to promote family and child well-being. Our desire is not to do for the families but to provide them with support and resources which enable them to problem solve for themselves. We strive to provide families with current information on their child's diagnosis or delay, information on child development, access to local programs and supports, information on more widespread resources, assistance in contacting communicating with pertinent professionals, assistance in transitions to new programs or school, and access to developmentally appropriate equipment, toys, games, books, and activities.

Cumberland Public Libraries

Cumberland Public Libraries

Non-Profit Organizations

The Cumberland Public Libraries are made up of seven libraries, a Books by Mail services, and a headquarters office. The seven libraries are located in Advocate Harbour, Amherst, Oxford, Parrsboro, Pugwash, River Hebert, and Springhill.

Don Smith Agencies Limited

Don Smith Agencies Limited

Retail

Local supplier of office products and cleaning supplies. Ask about our special on CLEAR GARBAGE BAGS.

Easter Seals Nova Scotia

Easter Seals Nova Scotia

Non-Profit Organizations

Easter Seals Nova Scotia is a not for profit registered charity based in Halifax. We advocate for a barrier-free Nova Scotia and provide top-quality services promoting mobility, inclusion and independence for Nova Scotians with disabilities. Having serves Nova Scotians with disabilities for more than 80 years, we provide programs and services to children, youth, and adults from Yarmouth to Cape Breton. In 2013-14, we helped 2,500 Nova Scotians with disabilities. In partnership with the Rotary Club of Amherst, Easter Seals Nova Scotia hosts and operated Cape Tidnish near Amherst. Camp Tidnish is a barrier-free and fully accessible summer camp for children, youth and adults with physical and intellectual disabilities. Our campers come from across Nova Scotia to benefit from and enjoy our interactive and fun overnight camp experience. Campers forge friendships, participate in programs that enhance their personal development, enjoy some independence from home, and their parents or caregivers appreciate the professional care provided to a loved one with a disability. We also provide affordable wheelchairs and other mobility equipment to Nova Scotians, and provide business and skills training through out kitchens and catering programs in our New Leaf Enterprises location in Halifax. Our sport and active living programs allows children, youth and adults to experience the benefits of play and recreation. Nova Scotians with disabilities seek equality and inclusion, and access to independence and opportunities that come with full citizenship. Our ongoing work involves meeting the needs and aspirations of our clients and trainees.

Eddy Group Ltd.

Eddy Group Ltd.

Wholesale

Wholesale electrical, plumbing, hardware, and municipal supplies. We also have a boutique style plumbing fixture showroom.

Erin Theal

Erin Theal

Service

Offering a full range of hair products and services call Erin for your hair care needs!

Fundy Bay Tractors

Fundy Bay Tractors

Retail

We look forward to helping you with all your agricultural equipment. We carry a wide range of products to better serve our customers. Come on in to view our quality new/used equipment or give us a call and one of our friendly, knowledgeable staff will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

FYi doctors-Amherst

FYi doctors-Amherst

Medical/Health Products & Services

At FYi doctors Amherst we focus on advancing optometric patient care by complimenting an optometrist's clinical expertise with technological advances in our field.

Gateway Development

Gateway Development

Health

Regain freedom in your body and movement to your life. Stephanie has over 20 years experience in the Health and Fitness industry and has been a practicing massage therapist, trained by John F. Barnes in Myofascial Release, since 1992. She combines her training in Fitness, Yoga, Meditation, Massage, and Stress Management with Imagination and Nature to help you heal and transform your life.

Gojis

Gojis

Keeping it Real!

Grandview Homes Inc.

Grandview Homes Inc.

Construction

Grandview Homes started in Amherst in 1993 and has been an exclusive builder for Kent Homes since then. We specialize in Turn Key Modular and Mini Home constriction and offer a complete new home package for our clients. Grandview Homes is a family run business and believe in building quality homes that are well insulated: we believe in building over and above the currant standards to give our clients the best home possible. All our homes are CSA & CMHC approved and we are members of the Atlantic Home Warranty Program as well as the Manufactured Housing Association of Atlantic Canada. We operate our business in Amherst and also operate the Kent Home business in Halifax. We have built homes in Cumberland,Colchester,Halifax,Hants, Lunenburg & Kings Counties and are proud of the many years we ave been in business. Grandview Homes has been the recipient of many "Customer Satisfaction Excellent Awards" and "Retailer of the Year Award" from Kent Homes. We offer a complete custom home design service to all our clients and look forward to serving then now & in the future.

Greasy Groove Inc.

Greasy Groove Inc.

Retail

Greasy Groove Inc. makes Customized Guitar Parts and Accessories to dress up your instrument. We specialize in Parts that easily fit or bolt onto your prize possession and change the appearance without destroying its integrity. We manufacture a range of Parts that can be purchased from us to give you a custom facelift for your favorite Guitar. We can also take any instrument and do a complete top quality refinish if required. Our work is carried out by skilled personnel and utilizes highly accurate engineering proven techniques to maintain a high quality to what we do.

Handley Financial Services Ltd.

Handley Financial Services Ltd.

Financial

Handley Financial Services Ltd. provides Canadian businesses with an avenue to balance Federal & Provincial government commodity tax inequities & ambiguous tax interpretations. We review both tax collected & any eligible refunds through overpayments & eligible ITC's missed. President, Bob Handley brings over 25 years of commodity tax & internal audit experience.

Heritage Gas Limited

Heritage Gas Limited

Distributing, Fuels

Heritage Gas Limited is a Nova Scotia-based company, formed in 2003 for the purpose of operating a fully regulated natural gas distribution franchise in Nova Scotia. With 70 plus employees, Heritage Gas has over 5,000 customers in Halifax, Dartmouth,Bedford, Amherst, Oxford and the Halifax Airport area.

Highland Market

Highland Market

Retail

Highland Market is a family owned and operated business which opened in 1985. Meat continues to be their specialty but their produce is very competitively priced and they offer an assortment of all other grocery products. This is NOT your regular corner store.

Interpretation Resources Consulting Inc. (IR Mapping)

Interpretation Resources Consulting Inc. (IR Mapping)

Consulting

Interpretation Resources Consulting Inc. (IR Mapping) is an Atlantic Canada company that specializes in innovative geomatics solutions. A few of the services that we offer include

Jennifer Hayden Esthetics

Jennifer Hayden Esthetics

There are many beauty enhancement options as there are reasons for wanting them. Enhance your best features with Waxing, Gel Nails, Pedicures, Manicures, Facials, Lash Extensions and Microdermabrasion "just because", or indulge with a group of friends in a relaxing, warm environment. Whatever your reason, our skillful estheticians will start with your natural beauty within and bring it out.

Jorgensen & Bickerton Inc.

Jorgensen & Bickerton Inc.

Financial

Providing Accounting Services Hours of Business: 8:30am to 4:30pm

K. Lawrence Carter & Son Ltd.

K. Lawrence Carter & Son Ltd.

Construction

A family owned business which has operated in Amherst, Nova Scotia since 1948. Over the years, the business has grown, providing a wide range of excavating equipment and services for the local area. Taking advantage of the most up to date laser equipment we are able to ensure a quality and accurate job, while also taking steps to minimize our effects on the environment.

Kindred Home Care

Kindred Home Care

Senior Living & Services

Kindred Home Care provides support to individuals and families in the areas of personal care, activities of daily living, and home management.

Lillian Allbon Cumberland County Animal Shelter

Lillian Allbon Cumberland County Animal Shelter

The LA Animal Shelter is a no kill shelter and is the only animal shelter for Cumberland County. The shelter has an operating budget of over $100,000 per year and relies heavily on donations from the public. No provincial funding goes to the Lillian Allbon Animal Shelter.

Maggie's Place-A resource Centre for Families Association(Cumberland)

Maggie's Place-A resource Centre for Families Association(Cumberland)

Not for Profit

Maggie's Place Family Resource Centre is a non=-profit, charitable. community based organization serving Cumberland and Colchester counties. The main centre serving Cumberland County is located at 11 Elmwood Drive in Amherst. As a non-profit, charitable organization, Maggie's Place is run by a volunteer board of directors made up of community partners, parents, caregivers and interested community members. Maggie's Place was established on 1994 through core funding from the federal government's "Community Action Program for Children" and has since grown to receive additional core funding from the "Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program" and the province of Nova Scotia.Other grant funding is received through the SOAR, SPAR and Pugwash & Area Health Boards "wellness Grants", the Municipality of Cumberland and the United Was of Cumberland County. Another important source of funding and support for Maggie's Place is through the tremendous generosity of businesses, groups and individual members of our community. Maggie's Place provides an array of programs and services that strengthen and enhance the health and social development of children and their families. Our aim is to support families through the prenatal, infant, childhood and youth periods, with an emphasis on the 0-6 year early childhood period. While the majority of programming takes place at the centre in Amherst, come programs and services are offered throughout Cumberland County at outreach location in Northport, Pugwash, Wallace, Wentworth, Oxford, Springhill, River Hebert, Parrsboro and Advocate. Maggie's Place Family Resource Centre programs and services are completely free of charge to participants and a;; families are welcome at Maggie's Place. programs that promote early literacy and social development opportunities for preschool age children such as POP-UP, Once Upon a Time,and Friday Funtimes, are core to our work. Programs such as the Garden Club, Babysitting courses, or Kool Kats are focused on school aged children and youth while programs for parents and caregivers include Coffee and Conversation and parenting programs such as Nobody's Perfect, Prenatal and Psotnatal programs such as Babies Come First and Baby Friendly Drop In provide support to expectant parents and families with infants and toddlers. Maggie's Place also offers many resources for families including a free clothing exchange, toy lending library, bookd and videos on topics of interest, milk tokens and vitamins for expectant moms, access to a Counselor/ Navigator to assist with short term crisis counseling, along with advocacy, referrals and support. In order to make our service accessible as possible to everyone, transportation assistance may be available for some programs and concurrent childcare is provided for most programs aimed at parents and caregivers. For more information about Maggie's Place Family Resource Centre, please visit our website at www.maggiesplace.ca, call us at (902) 667-7250, email us: maggies@ns.sympatico.ca or drop in at the centre at 11 Elmwood Drive in Amherst.

Mansour's Ltd.

Mansour's Ltd.

Retail

An Amherst institution for generations.

Maralyn's Catering

Maralyn's Catering

Food & Beverage & Catering

Maralyn's Catering is a new business in Amherst and surrounding area providing exceptional catering service with her superb soups, and amazing appetizers. Accommodating special diets including gluten free and those affected with food allergies. Can provide for your breakfast meetings, training sessions, AGM meetings, cocktails and Christmas parties.

Michael Hunter Chartered Accountant

Michael Hunter Chartered Accountant

Accounting

This full service accounting firm and tax practitioner is located at 163 Victoria Street East Amherst. This firm provides accounting and tax preparation services to a variety of businesses, charities, not-for-profit organizations, farmers and professionals. Some of the services provided include Financial Statement Preparation, Personal and Corporate Income Tax Preparation, Business Advisory Services, Payroll, and Book keeping.

National Trailer Sales

National Trailer Sales

Retail

Used large tractor & trailer sales Excavating equipment sales Van Storage Trailer rentals

Pink Ladies Maid Services

Pink Ladies Maid Services

Cleaning Services

My name is Sandy Boucher and as of January 1, 2014 I have taken over ownership of Pink Ladies Maid Services from Denise Spicer. Denise started this company in 1985 and with hard work on her part built the company to what it is today. We provide a cleaning service to both commercial/industrial and residential facilities. With a staff of 14 employees we are fully insured, are cover by Workman's Compensation and have competitive pricing. We make available a variety of cleaning services to Amherst and the surrounding area. Free estimates are available upon request.

RE/MAX County Line Realty

RE/MAX County Line Realty

Real Estate

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Royal LePage Cumberland Realty

Royal LePage Cumberland Realty

Real Estate

In business since 1991 Royal LePage Cumberland Realty is proud to be serving Cumberland County's Real Estate needs. Specializing in residential, vacant land, commercial, waterfront and new construction.

Sandstone Senior Apartments

Sandstone Senior Apartments

Welcome to Sandstone Senior Apartments.

Sexual Health Centre for Cumberland

Sexual Health Centre for Cumberland

Not for Profit

The Sexual Health Centre for Cumberland County is a not-for-profit, registered charity. Operating since 1981, our goal is to promote informed, responsible attitudes towards sexuality. We provide sexual and reproductive health education and services for people of all ages through: -community collaborations -school and community educational sessions -our resource centre at 11 Elmwood Drive (side entrance) where we have a free lending library(including Parent Kits) and provide free condoms and pregnancy testing -confidential individual guidance and referral We offer award-winning programs, including the Go Girl Self Esteem Workouts and Worth Waiting. Sexual health is part of overall health. Our services are offered in an atmosphere that respects and supports each individual. Governed by a local Board of Directors, we are a United Way of Cumberland County member-agency, and also hold memberships with the N.S. Association for Sexual Health and the Cdn. Federation for Sexual Health. More details: www.forgirls.ca

Special Olympics-Amherst

Special Olympics-Amherst

Not for Profit

Special Olympics Amherst is a Not for Profit organization, made up of a small group of volunteers who provide sport opportunities for people with an intellectual disability. We provide our athletes with the opportunity to participate in sports, to develop personal growth and to socialize. Our programs run from mid October until July. In the winter we offer basketball, floor hockey, bowling and curling. In the summer program we offer track & field, soccer and bocce. Practices are Sunday afternoons from 1:00-2:45pm. The winter program is held at E.B. Chandler Jr. high School. The summer program take place at the Amherst Regional high School field. Every effort is made to ensure that our local athletes have the opportunity to compete at the winter and summer games each year, held in various locations through out Nova Scotia.

Station Street Warehouse Ltd./Easy Storage

Station Street Warehouse Ltd./Easy Storage

Retail

Easy Storage is a family run business operating since 1995. They want your move to be stress-free, and your storage experience to be easy. With access any day of the week, a security alarm and 24 hour surveillance, a freight elevator, and units that range in size from 25 to 200 square feet Easy Storage can handle all your storage needs.

Super 8

Super 8

Accomodations

Travelling on business or pleasure, passing through or spending a few days, all travelers will appreciate Super 8 Amherst located off Exit 4, Trans Canada Highway. As a guest of the Super 8 hotel, you can look forward to guest amenities such as complimentary high-speed wireless Internet, free parking, unlimited local and toll-free calling, and a delicious SuperStart Breakfast. Room amenities include: microwave, mini-fridge, 32-inch flat screen TV, cable channels, in-room coffeemaker with tea service, easy-to-set AM/FM clock radio, hairdryer, iron with board, and inroom safe. You’ll also discover an indoor, heated pool with waterslide, invigorating spa, and entertaining water umbrella. Each year the Robert N. Weller Award for Excellence is extended to only eight Super 8s throughout the chain of 2,400 properties. The Super 8 Amherst has won this much-lauded award for the last three years, a testament to paramount guest service and unparalleled accommodations. Learn more about the hotel at: www.super8amherst.com

The AC Group of Independent Accounting Firms Limited

The AC Group of Independent Accounting Firms Limited

Accounting

What is The AC Group? And what makes us unique from other CA firms? The AC Group is a dynamic organization of independent CA firms located throughout Atlantic Canada. It was formed by the firms for a common purpose - to assist them in fulfilling the needs of their clients by offering highest quality professional assurance, tax and advisory services.

The Amherst Curling Club

The Amherst Curling Club

We are open whenever we are curling. Drop in and see us. A member will be happy to give you an orientation and beginners lesson. New Members Welcome

The Old Warehouse Cafe' & Lounge

The Old Warehouse Cafe' & Lounge

Food & Beverage & Catering

The Old Warehouse Cafe' is a restaurant and lounge. Our menu is full of delicious and nutritious items which are all MSG free and we offer a wide variety of gluten free items as well. Most items from our soups, biscuits and jam, etc are made on site from scratch.

The Regent Bed & Breakfast

The Regent Bed & Breakfast

Accommodations

The Regent Bed & Breakfast is located in charming and historic Amherst. Built in 1898, this spectacular Georgian house has long been admired in the area. Its exquisite and ornate wood trim, fireplaces and stained and leaded glass windows are particularly stunning. With The Regent, Jim and Gwen Kerr have created an elegant sanctuary and romantic retreat for people looking to take a short break from the demands of family life, get away from work stress, or have an adventure exploring this captivating area of Nova Scotia.

Trinity- St. Stephen's United Church

Trinity- St. Stephen's United Church

Other

Hours of Operation: Office is open Monday-Friday 9:00am-12:00pm/1:00pm-5:00pm Building is open nights and weekend by preauthorized. Worship with us on Sunday mornings at 10:30 Everyone welcome.

West Amherst Esso

West Amherst Esso

Fuels, Retail

West Amherst Esso is owned and operated by Wilson Fuel Co. Limited who is a leading fuel supplier in Atlantic Canada. We strive to provide a premium level of customer service and high value products to our customers. The West Amherst Go! Store has several convenient offerings for the community some of which include: furnace oil, organic Go Coffee!, hotdogs and sausages, snacks, and an assortment of grocery items. On top of all of those great offers, they also have the Esso Extra points program and Aeroplan which will allow you to save point and redeem them for free items.

YMCA of Cumberland

YMCA of Cumberland

Recreation & Leisure Services

Currently undergoing facility renovations, the Cumberland YMCA is changing and growing to meet the needs of people of all ages within our community! Our Wellness Department offers more than 35 group fitness classes every week; including something for everyone: Zumba, Cyclefit, Bootcamp, Cardio Challenge, Core Strength, Yoga, Aquafit & more! Our pool offers opportunities for lane swim, open swim, family swim, group or private swim lessons and more! Our Childcare curriculum, ‘Playing to Learn,’ was developed by the YMCA, is held to high quality standards, and is the same curriculum that you will find in any other YMCA in Canada. Pre-school, kindergarten, daycare and afterschool are offered throughout the County. It’s a great time to try the Y! Being a member of the YMCA allows you to use our facility, take part in all of our regular programming (County-wide), receive reduced rates on specialty programs & access other YMCA facilities. Financial assistance is available; we believe that everyone should have the opportunity to participate regardless of socio-economic barriers

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