Non-Emergency Contacts

Help is available. Use these services to access the mental health assistance you need.

If you need immediate emergency assistance, please call 911.

Non-Emergency Mental Health Contacts

Mental Health and Addictions Services Nova Scotia

Intake for all programs

Kids Help Phone

Toll-free, 24/7


Registered Nurses, 24/7

CMHA – Nova Scotia - CAST Suicide Prevention Program
Landing Strong

Landing Strong offers group-based programs designed exclusively for veterans, military members and first responders who are ready to reclaim their lives.

Our newest offering, the Workforce Reintegration Program (WRP), has been developed to assist our community transition into a civilian work environment with guidance, relevant career development practices and on-going support.



Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP) Contacts

Halifax Regional Police Association EFAP

Contact 902-430-8295 or 902-430-8296 for more information.

Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency EFAP

FFAP Coordinator Chris Charles
Office: 902-490-6271
Cell: 902-471-8914

FFAP Peer Support Phone #1

FFAP Peer Support Phone #2

International Association of Fire Fighters FFAP
Contact 902-483-6068 or 902-237-9087 for more information


RCMP Employee Assistance Program

RCMP Peer Support Program


NSHA Employee and Family Assistance Program details and contact information is located here.

Additional Non-Emergency Contacts

Veterans Affairs Assistance Service

24/7 Professional mental health support for veterans, former RCMP members, their family members, or caregivers.

TDD/TTY: 1-800-567-5803

Military Family Information Line
Association of Psychologists of Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia Health Support Groups listing
New Pathways PTSD Support Group
Emergency Health Services EAP Programs

inConfidence EAP Program
1-855-933-0103 or

Peer & Family Support Services
1-888-342-7555 or

Beacon Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) Team of the Fire Service Association of Nova Scotia

Telephone: 902-424-5721 (Contact with the Team is made through the Office of the Fire Marshal)