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About Us


Canadian Mental Health Associations in Nova Scotia are the oldest community-based mental health and addictions charitable organizations in the province.

Founded in 1908, the CMHA NS Division holds the licence, and provides provincial leadership for mental health in Nova Scotia, with the support of staff situated in communities throughout the province, who provide non-clinical, community-based mental health and addictions supports, services and programs in Annapolis-Digby County, Yarmouth-South West Nova, Lunenburg-Queens County, Halifax-Dartmouth, Kings County, Colchester East Hants County and Cape Breton.