Services and Businesses

This area that we call “the middle of everywhere” is surprisingly well adapted for many types of businesses. If your business doesn’t require the surroundings of a large center, we offer you:

  • high speed internet; ADSL, wireless and satellite
  • a P-12 school, recently renovated and upgraded
  • variety of accommodation, camping, hostel, guesthouse and self-catering
  • banking institution with cash dispenser facility
  • three local post offices
  • a fully stocked food market
  • a large general store with extensive hardware and building supplies
  • a modern liquor commission
  • a pharmacy
  • gas station and vehicle mechanic services including MVI inspection
  • a community health center with full medical staff
  • a fire department with first responder capability
  • three nursing homes
  • seasonal swimming pool, community skating rink and ball sport facilities
  • the proximity of Kejimkujik National Park
  • proximity to these major centers: Bridgewater, Liverpool, Digby, Halifax, Annapolis Valley
  • affordable real estate
  • a variety of organizations and activities

Add to this the beautiful surroundings we enjoy — fresh air, clean water, a friendly and proud community, and an old-fashioned lifestyle with time for family and friends, for recreation, and for learning — and you will understand why this is a very special place.