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 Child and Adolescent Community-Based Services - IWK Health Centre
Mental health outpatient or community-based services are available across the province for children and adolescents under the age of 18 years. To learn more about services available in your area, visit: http://www.gov.ns.ca/health/mhs/.
Wait times are measured from the time the referral is received by the clinical service to the date the patient has their first Choice appointment with a clinician. Wait times do not include patients who choose to wait longer.see more