Crisis Centres Serving Nova Scotia

If you are in crisis now please call any of the crisis line numbers listed below or dial the local emergency telephone number (often 911) in your area.

You can also call if you are not in crisis, seeking additional information. If you come across information in this page which is incorrect, please contact us so we can update it.

Telephone intervention throughout Capital District ,mobile response for Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford
Crisis intervention & short term crisis management: 902-429-8167
available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
toll free number: 1-888-429-8167
Business: 902-446-3469
Fax: 902-431-1617
Serving Nova Scotia
75 Lavinia Street, Suite 119, New Glasgow, NS B2H 1N5
Crisis 12 noon-12 midnights, 7 days/week: (902) 752-5952
Business: (902) 755-5790
Fax: (902) 755-3038
email: help.line@ns.sympatico.ca
Toll Free in NS: 1-877-521-1188
Halifax: (902)421-1188
TTY (902) 443-2660 Halifax
TTY Toll Free in NS 1-855-443-2660

The Helpline is open 24/7 including holidays. We offer supportive empathetic listening and referrals relationships, mental health issues, addictions, parent support, food and housing concerns.

Serving eastern region of Nova Scotia
1482 George Street, Sydney, NS B1P 1P3
Crisis 6pm-midnight, 7 days/week: 1-800-957-9995
Crisis 6pm-midnight, 7 days/week: (902)562-HELP(4357)
Business: (902) 567-0330
Fax: (902) 567-0330
email: ERHL@hotmail.com