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Nova Scotia Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Resources

Farmer Specific Resources

Farm Family Support Center Member Assistant Program (MAP)
Support for Legal, financial, mental health and more. Up to 3 hours of advice but if more is required MAP will direct you to the required services.
1 (844) 880-9142
1 (877) 338-0275

Support (Including financial support) for new and transitioning farmers. Resources are also available for existing farmers.

Nova Scotia Farm Loans

Perennia Agriculture Programs


Suicide Hotlines and Resources

Mental Health and Addictions Crisis Line
1(888)429-8167 (toll Free, crisis 24/7 support)

Communities Addressing Suicide Together (CAST)
Building suicide awareness at a local and community level.

Annapolis Valley
Mental Health and Addictions
1-855-922-1122 (Intake)
Mental Health and Addictions 1 (855) 273-7110
CMHA Annapolis County (902) 665-4801
CMHA Kings County (902) 679-7464

Cape Breton
CMHA Cape Breton (902) 567-7905
Emergency Crisis Services (902) 567-8000
Adult Outpatient Services (902) 567-7730
Inverness Mental Health Clinic (902) 258-2100

Colchester East Hants
Mental Health Services (902)896-2606
Mental Health Services 1(844) 855-6688
CMHA Colchester/East Hants (902) 895-4211

Cumberland Mental Health Services
(902) 667-3879
1 (844) 855-6688

Guysborough, Antigonish, Strait Mental Health Services
1(888) 291-3535

Halifax Region Mental Health Services
(902) 404-3504
Bayers Road (902) 454-1400
Bedford/Sackville (902) 865-3663
Cole Harbour/Eastern (902) 434-3263
Dartmouth (902) 466-1830
West Hants (902) 7929-2042
Mental Health Services 1(888) 429-8167

Pictou County
Mental Health Services 1(844) 855-6688
CMHA Pictou (902) 752-5578

South West Nova
Mental Health and Addictions 1(844) 380-4324 
CMHA Yarmouth, Digby, Shelburne (902) 742-0222

South Shore
Mental Health and Addictions 1(877) 334-3431
CMHA Lunenburg County (902) 543-7082


Support Groups

S.O.S Nova Scotia
Day and Time: Second Wednesday of the month

Mental Health Support Group
Address: St James Anglican Church, 289 Granville Street, Bridgetown, NS
Day and Time: Wednesdays from 10am-12pm
Contact: 1-877-466-6606
Additional Information:

Upstairs Kitchen Club - Depression/Anxiety Peer Support Group
Address: Bayers Road Shopping Centre, 7071 Bayers Road, Room 105, Halifax, NS
Day and Time: Tuesdays from 7-9pm
Contact: 902-471-1422
Additional Information: Free

Recovery to Discovery Peer Support Group Meetings – Halifax
Address: 5571 Cunard St. Halifax, Nova Scotia
Day and Time: Thursdays from 6:30-8:30pm (Currently Online)
Contact: 902-465-2601, Email:, Website: