Contact Information For NS Health Authorities
|NS Health Authority||Web Address||Phone Number|
|South Shore District Health Authority||http://www.ssdha.nshealth.ca/||902-527-5200|
|South West Nova District Health Authority||http://www.swndha.nshealth.ca/||902-742-3541|
|Annapolis Valley Health||http://www.avdha.nshealth.ca/||902-538-3431|
|Colchester East Hants Health Authority||http://www.cehha.nshealth.ca/||902-893-5554|
|Cumberland Health Authority||http://www.cha.nshealth.ca/||902-661-1090|
|Pictou County Health Authority||http://www.pcha.nshealth.ca/||902-752-7600|
|Guysborough Antigonish Strait Health Authority||http://www.erhb.ns.ca/||902-867-4273|
|Cape Breton District Health Authority||http://www.cbdha.nshealth.ca/||902-567-8000|
|Capital District Health Authority||http://www.cdha.nshealth.ca/||902-481-5800
For information on Walk-in Clinics available throughout Nova Scotia, visit: http://www.doctorsns.com/content.aspx?cid=993
The following resources can be used to find information dealing with the stressors/demands you may be facing :
- Human Resources and Skills Development Canada
Human Resources and Skills Development Canada illustrates how people are experiencing often extreme levels of stress due to the conflict between work and home.
- Canadian Centre for Occupational Healthy and Safety (CCOHS)
This website offers health and safety information in Canada, with links to reliable resources providing answers to workplace health and safety questions and information to help you thrive and benefit at work.
- Canadian Mental Health Association
This website for the Canadian Mental Health Association makes available numerous links on mental health services and resources.
- Healthy U
Healthy U was developed as a public information and education campaign to support and encourage healthier lifestyles by providing access to information on healthy eating and active living.
- Lone Parents
The lone parents' website caters to the needs of single parents who are looking for practical advice when it comes to re-entering the job market. It also provides many links on such topics as sleeping problems, depression, counselling, job centres, and child care.
- Caregivers of Nova Scotia
The Caregivers of Nova Scotia website presents information for caregivers as well as information for those who require care.
- Check Up from the Neck Up
This site, created by the Mood Disorders Association of Canada, provides online self-assessments and facts sheets for mental health-related topics such as Depression, Anxiety and Seasonal Affective Disorder.