9-8-8 Suicide Crisis Helpline
If you or someone you know is thinking about suicide, call or text 9-8-8. Help is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
A wide range of clinical services for mental health and substance use
Wellness Together Canada
Mental health and substance use support and resources
Adults: Text WELLNESS to 741741
Frontline Workers: Text FRONTLINE to 741741
Kids Help Phone
Available to young Canadians ages 5-29 who are seeking 24-hour confidential and anonymous care with professional counsellors.
Text: CONNECT to 626262
Online Chat: https://kidshelpphone.ca/live-chat
Hope for Wellness Help Line
Counselling and crisis intervention for all Indigenous peoples across Canada
Online chat: https://hopeforwellness.ca
A trans-led organization connecting trans people to the community, support and resources
Strongest Families Institute
Provides services to children and families seeking help for mental health and other issues impacting health and well-being
Canadian Mental Health Association (National)
Provides advocacy, programs and resources that help to prevent mental health problems and illnesses and support recovery and resilience
https://ns.211.ca/ Nova Scotia is a free, confidential helpline and web service, that connects you to community and social services in Nova Scotia, in over 140 languages.
Domestic Violence Resource Centre
The Domestic Violence Resource Centre will help you recognize the signs of domestic violence, find services and supports, learn ways to help someone experiencing domestic violence, learn about safety planning.
Government of Canada
Links for family violence resources and services in your area
Beyond ADHD Online ADHD assessments for children and adults.
Adult ADHD Centre The Adult ADHD Centre provides comprehensive virtual assessments across Canada for $300.00. Over 12,000 adult patients have been assessed and treated at the Centre, making it one of the preeminent Adult ADHD Centres in Canada.
Autism Nova Scotia
Phone: 1-807-544-4495 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
A community-based organization that builds understanding, acceptance, and inclusion for Autistics/individuals on the autism spectrum and their families through leadership, advocacy, education, training, and programming across the lifespan.
The Pelvic Health Clinic When working with one of our sex therapists, you might be referred to a pelvic floor physiotherapist who can help with pain and other sexual challenges.
P rideHealth works to improve access to safe, coordinated, comprehensive primary health care for people who are part of the 2SLGBTQIA+ community.
The Youth Project is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to providing support and services to youth, 25 and under, around issues of sexual orientation and gender identity. They provide a variety of programs and services including support groups, referrals, supportive counselling, a resource library, educational workshops, social activities.
Sexual Health Centres in Nova Scotia
There are five SHNS member-centres throughout the province that provide sexual health information, education, support, referral, and supplies. https://shns.ca/member-centres/
Halifax Sexual Health Centre https://hshc.ca/
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