EMERGENCIES

Emergency Mental Health cases are seen immediately. If you are facing a crisis, call the Mental Health Crisis Line at 1-888-429-8167, or call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.

Mental Health Adult Community-Based Services

Service/Procedure Summary

Mental health outpatient or community-based services for adults are provided by a multidisciplinary assessment or treatment team. Individual treatment and support and group programs are also available across the province. The types of groups offered in communities include anger management, anxiety management, stress management, depression management and recovery. To learn more about services available in your area, visit: http://www.gov.ns.ca/health/mhs/.

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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Wait Time
Dartmouth
Belmont House
45 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
52 days
Cole Harbour
Cole Harbour Place
63 days
Lower Sackville
Cobequid Community Health Centre
75 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
83 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
83 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
84 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
84 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
91 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
95 days
Halifax
Bayers Road Centre
112 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
114 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
215 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
363 days

50%

Community Facility Wait Time
Dartmouth
Belmont House
33 days
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
35 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
36 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
40 days
Lower Sackville
Cobequid Community Health Centre
40 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
40 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
48 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
48 days
Cole Harbour
Cole Harbour Place
49 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
49 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
53 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
58 days
Halifax
Bayers Road Centre
76 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
120 days

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