Local Resources

*For more resources, call the NS Support Line 2-1-1 

Substance Abuse and Gambling

Addiction Services (Mon-Fri): 1-855-273-7110
Alcoholics Anonymous: (902) 691-2825
Narcotics Anonymous: Call Detox unit for updated schedules(902) 825-1341
Gambling Support NS: 1-888-347-8888  24/7
Gambling Anonymous: (902) 365-1716


Chrysalis House1-800-264-8682 women's shelter
SOAR (Survivors of Abuse Recovering)
NEED HELP NOW - help for you, peer, friend or sibling for "sexting" exploitation incident.

Mental Health

Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia(902) 465-2601 or 1-800- 465- 2601 
Laing House a peer support organization for youth with mental illness 
Psychosis Sucks This site promotes early detection, educates about psychosis and provides direction for seeking help.
Mental Health Crisis Line - 1-888-429-8167 Telephone crisis support