Community Resources

Addiction Services Nova Scotia

Free and confidential.  They offer prevention, treatment resources and services to anyone affected by addiction.With offices across the province, please check the link below for the office nearest you:

http://novascotia.ca/dhw/addictions/addiction-services-offices.asp

 

Cape Breton District Health Authorities
Offering a group program that is designed for people who want help in planning how to stop smoking. They also offer individual counselling. For more information call 1-877-567-0632

http://www.addictionservicescb.com/NicotineServices/

 

Guysborough Antigonish Strait Health Authorities, Nicotine Services:
Offering group programming for smoking cessation and individual counselling. Call 902-625-8819 or 1-888-291-3535

http://www.gasha.nshealth.ca

 

Pictou County Health Authorities
Offering group programming for smoking cessation and individual counselling. Call (902) 755-7017

http://www.cha.nshealth.ca/addiction/

 

Colchester East Hants Health Centre
Offering group programming for smoking cessation and individual counselling. Call (902) 893-5526

http://www.cha.nshealth.ca/addiction/

 

Cumberland Health Authorities
Offering group programming for smoking cessation and individual counselling. Call (902) 667-7094

http://www.cha.nshealth.ca/addiction/

 

Annapolis Valley Health
Group programming for Nicotine Addiction Treatment, groups are held in Wolfville, Kentville, Berwick, Middleton and Annapolis Royal. 902-365-1715 or reception at 902-679-2870

http://www.avdha.nshealth.ca/mental-health-addiction-services/programs-services/adult-addiction

 

South West Health
Community based counselling and Nicotine Treatment group program. Call 902-742-3541

http://www.swndha.nshealth.ca/pages/addictions.htm

 

South Shore Health
Community based counselling and Nicotine Treatment group program (902) 543-5400

http://www.southshorehealth.ca/programs-and-services/addiction-mental-health/mental-health-home

 

Capital Health Addiction Prevention and Treatment Services. Individual and group sessions. Call 424-2025 to find out current program options or visit

http://www.cdha.nshealth.ca/addictions-program/programs-services/stop-smoking-services
IWK Health Centre.
Addiction services for children and youth. Call 902-470-8888 or 1.888.470.5888

http://www.iwk.nshealth.ca/mental-health/overview-mental-health-and-addiction-services

 

Health Canada, On the Road to Quitting Guides to Becoming a Non-Smoker:
Information and skills to successfully stop smoking for adults and young adults:

http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hc-ps/pubs/tobac-tabac/road-voie-eng.php
The Lung Association of Nova Scotia
Offer the programs and services in lung health and advocate for better lung health research

http://www.ns.lung.ca