EMERGENCIES

Emergency Mental Health cases are seen immediately. If you are facing a crisis, call the Mental Health Crisis Line at 1-800-429-8167, 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
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
56 days
Dartmouth
Belmont House
61 days
Cole Harbour
Cole Harbour Place
62 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
64 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
68 days
Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
83 days
Lower Sackville
Cobequid Community Health Centre
84 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
91 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
91 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
92 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
96 days
Halifax
Bayers Road Centre
102 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
240 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
425 days

50%

Community Facility Wait Time
Inverness
Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital
30 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
34 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
36 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
40 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
42 days
Truro
Colchester Regional Hospital
42 days
Dartmouth
Belmont House
44 days
Lower Sackville
Cobequid Community Health Centre
45 days
Cole Harbour
Cole Harbour Place
48 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
50 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
52 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
64 days
Halifax
Bayers Road Centre
74 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
291 days

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