Where to Find Help

Mental Health Services

Where to find Help

Mental Health
Crisis Line

1-888-429-8167 (toll free)

Telephone crisis support and mobile response is offered for work, home, school, and community agencies Service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Kids Help Phone 1-800-668-6868

Kids Help Phone is a free, anonymous and confidential phone and on-line professional counselling service for youth. Big or small concerns. 24/7. 365 days a year.

811: Peace of Mind 24/7

811.novascotia.ca

Just three numbers - 8-1-1, and you will have access to non-emergency health information and services.

Canadian Mental Health Association - cmha.ca

Support for people with mental illnesses including Communities Addressing Suicide Together Program.

The Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia

The Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia

The Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia works to improve the quality of life for those affected by schizophrenia and psychosis through education, support programs, influencing public policy, and encouraging research.

Annapolis and Kings Counties

Mental Health Services Kentville
(902) 679-2567 (Ext. 2870)

Mental Health Services Middleton
(902) 825-4825

Addiction Services Kentville
(902) 679-2392

Addiction Services Middleton
(902) 825-6828

CMHA Annapolis County Branch
(902) 526-2456

CMHA Kings County Branch
(902) 679-7464

SSNS Kings County Chapter
1-800-465-2601

SSNS Support Group Middleton
1-800-465-2601

Cape Breton County, Northern and Central Inverness County and Victoria County

Emergency Crisis Services
(902) 567-7767

Adult Outpatient Services
(902) 567-7730

Child/Adolescent Services
(902) 567-7731

CMHA Cape Breton Branch
(902) 567-7735

Addictions
(902) 563-2040

SSNS Support Group
1-800-465-2601

Colchester County and Municipality of East Hants

Mental Health & Addiction Services
(902) 893-5526 or 1-800-460-2110 [Ext. 45526]

SSNS Support Group
1-800-465-2601

CMHA Colchester/East Hants Branch
(902) 895-4211

Cumberland County

Mental Health Services
(902) 667-3879

Addiction Services (Springhill)
(902) 597-8647

Addiction Services (Amherst)
(902) 667-7094

SSNS Cumberland Chapter
1-800-465-2601

Digby, Shelburne and Yarmouth Counties

Mental Health Services Digby
(902) 245-4709

Mental Health Services Shelburne
(902) 875-4200

Mental Health Services Yarmouth
(902) 742-4222

Addictions Digby
(902) 245-5888

Addictions Shelburne
(902) 875-8645

Addictions Yarmouth
(902) 742-2406

CMHA Digby, Shelburne, Yarmouth Branch
(902) 742-0222

Guysborough, Antigonish and Richmond Counties and the southern portion of Inverness County

Mental Health Services
(902) 867-4500 [Ext. 4345]

Addictions Antigonish
(902) 867-4500 [Ext. 4615 or 4600]

Addictions GASHA (Toll Free)      
1-800-291-3535

SSNS Support Group
1-800-465-2601

Halifax Regional Municipality and Hants County

Mobile Crisis Intervention Service
(902) 429-8167

MH Services Bedford –Sackville
(902) 865-3663

MH Services, Dartmouth
(902) 466-1830

Community Mental Health, Halifax
(902) 454-1400 or 454-1440

Cole Harbour/Eastern HRM
(902) 434-3263

Mental Health Services, Hants
(902) 792-2042 Emergency

Emergency Assessment, QE11
(902) 473-3104 Emergency

CMHA- Halifax –Dartmouth Branch
(902) 455-5445

SSNS HRM Chapter
(902) 462-8658

Addictions
(902) 424-8866 or 1-866-340-6700

Healthy Minds Cooperative
(902) 404-3504

Self-Help Connection
(902) 466-2011

Empowerment Connection
(902) 404-3445

IWK Health Centre

Child/Adolescent Mental Health Program
(902) 464-4110

Addictions – CHOICES
(902) 491-2401

Mobile Crisis Intervention Service
(902) 429-8167

Mental Health Patient Advocate  
(902) 470-7302

Lunenburg and Queens Counties

Mental Health and Addictions Services
(902) 543-5400

CMHA Lunenburg County Branch
(902) 527-2051

SSNS Lunenburg County Chapter
1-800-465-2601

Pictou County

Mental Health Services
(902) 755-1137

Addictions Services
(902) 755-7017