Community Contacts and Resources

Mental Health & Wellness
Autism Nova Scotia
Canadian Mental Health Association – Halifax/Dartmouth
Eating Disorders Action Group
Entrepreneurs Disability Network
Healthy Minds Cooperative
Laing House
Nova Scotia Health Authority – Mental Health & Addictions
Nova Scotia Health Authority – Vocational Counselling Services
Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia
Shattered Silence

Employment & Education
Affirmative Venture
Centre for Entrepreneurship Education and Development
Employment Support Income Assistance Policy Manual
Mindful Mango
Solutions Learning Centre
Stonehearth Bakery

Food Security
Dartmouth North Community Food Centre
Feed Nova Scotia Help Line
Hope Cottage
Margaret’s House: Feeding Others of Dartmouth
Parker Street Food and Furniture Bank

Resources for Youth
Phoenix Youth
Youth Live Program
The Youth Project

Resources for Newcomers
Immigrant Settlement Association of Nova Scotia
Metropolitan Immigrant Settlement Association

LGBTQIA+ Community Contacts
The Youth Project
Rainbow Community

Legal Contacts
The Nova Scotia Disabled Persons Commission
The Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission

General Resources

Crisis Situations
Adult Protection Nova Scotia Department of Health

Child Protection Nova Scotia Department of Community Services
902-424-4754 or 1-866-922-2434 (after hours)

Mental Health Mobile Crisis
902-429-8167 or 1-888-429-8167