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This is a list of "who does what" in mental health-related services in Shelburne County.  We present it for information purposes only - the Shelburne County Mental Health and Wellness Association does not endorse any service provider, nor speak for the efficacy of any services.  Mental health consumers should explore their own options and determine for themselves what works best for them.  If you are aware of any resources or service providers who are not on this list, please email us at shelburnecountymentalhealth@outlook.com.  

Who? - Alcoholics Anonymous, District 10, Shelburne

What? - Mission - To carry a message of hope, strength and knowledge, through communication of Alcoholics Anonymous Twelve Steps, in an efficient and prudent manner.

When? - Closed meetings - Wednesdays, 7:30-8:30

Where? - Shelburne - Christ Church Hall, 29 Ann St. 

How to contact? - Francis - 902-874-2799

Websitehttps://area82aa.org/meetings/fellowship-group/?tsml-day=any&tsml-region=district-10 

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Who? - Bayside Long-Term Care Home - Megan Lemoine, Recreation Director

Where? - Barrington

How to contact? - 902-2098; Paula Hatfield, Administrator - Paula.Hatfield@nshealth.ca 

Websitehttps://www.baysidehome.ca/  

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Who? - Cheryl Baker, Facilitator

What? - "Friends" Peer Support Group for Depression

When? - 2nd Wednesdays of each month

Where? - Barrington - Temple Baptist Church hall

How to contact? - 902-745-3283

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Who? - Because We Care Fund - Kimberley Goreham-Waybret, Gina Symonds, and Amelie Daykin

What? - Non-profit group dedicated to serving their communities by giving a helping hand to those who may need it from time to time.  

Where? - Barrington area, generally

How to contact? - BecauseWeCare2017@hotmail.com; 902-723-0096

Website - Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/Because-We-Care-Fund-1763395173963163/ 

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Who? - Care Coordinators

What? - NSH Continuing Care

Where? - Shelburne, Yarmouth and Digby Counties

How to contact? - Intake Line - 1-800-225-7225

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Who? - Rita and Phil Crosbie

What? - Soundbeings Wellness Consultants - Sound Therapy, Meditation and Relaxation, Life Coaching

Where? - Shelburne

How to contact? - thegongpeople@gmail.com; 902-875-2039

Website - www.soundbeings.com 

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Who? - Joel d'Entremont

What? - Physical Activity Coordinator 

Where? - Barrington

How to contact? - 902-637-2903

Website - https://www.barringtonmunicipality.com/recreation  

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Who? - Adam Dedrick

What? - Director of Recreation and Parks

Where? - Municipality of the District of Shelburne

How to contact? - adedrick@municipalityofshelburne.ca; 902-875-3544, ext. 225

Website - https://www.municipalityofshelburne.ca/recreation-parks.html  

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Who? - ElevateHER Mental Health Support Services Canada (Shelburne location) - Shania Jacklyn 

What? - Working Towards a Brighter Future for female-identifying individuals (queer, trans, non-binary, two-spirit or however they may identify) and their families.

Where? - 157 Water Street - Unit L1

How to contact? - 902-874-1842; shelburne@elevateher.ca  

Website - https://www.elevatehercanada.ca/ 

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Who? - Kevin Grant, Chair of the Board

What? - Shelburne County Mental Health and Wellness Association

     We are a community-based, not-for-profit group that seeks to advocate for and improve mental health in Shelburne County by reducing stigma, promoting recovery and building resiliency.  

When? - Monthly Board Meetings (anyone may join); Occasional public meetings

Where? - Around Shelburne County

How to contact? - shelburnecountymentalhealth@outlook.comKevin Grant - tseliot@hotmail.com; 902-207-0125

Website - you're using it! 

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Who? - Bob and Johan Grundy

What? - Owners, Operators of Rally Point Retreat - a PTSD refuge for current and former service men and women (military and emergency services)

Where? - Sable River

How to contact? - 902-223-7258; 902-223-7359

Website - http://www.rallypointretreat.org/  

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Who? - Guidance Counselors - area schools

What? - Student supports

Where? - Barrington, Shelburne and Lockeport High Schools

How to contact? - BMHS - 902-637-4310 (Melanie d'Entremont); SRHS - 902-875-4900 (Amanda Rankin) ** SRHS is also a Health Promoting Schools participant; LRHS - 902-656-7110 (Jennifer Harlow)

Website (Regional Education Centre - formerly School Board) - https://www.tcrce.ca/  

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Who? - Patsy Jones-Hassapis

What? - Director of Recreation and Volunteer Services

Where? - Roseway Manor Long-Term Care Home, Shelburne

How to contact? - 902-875-4707

Website - https://macleodcares.com/facility/roseway-manor/; Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/roseway.manor.7/ 

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Who? - Benn Himmelman

What? - Municipal Physical Activity & Community School Coordinator

Where? - Shelburne  

How to contact? - benn.himmelman@municipalityofshelburne.ca; 902-875-2831

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Who? - Misty James

What? - Recreation Director, Municipality of Barrington

Where? - Barrington

How to contact? - 902-637-2015; Cell - 902-740-4764; mjames@barringtonmunicipality.com 

Website - https://www.barringtonmunicipality.com/recreation  

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Who? - JRB Fundraising Society - Wanda Mood

What? - Funding for local mental health needs

Where? - Shelburne County 

How to contact? - wandamood@gmail.com; Best way to donate - mail to PO Box 183, Lower Woods Harbour, B0W2E0.

Website - Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/JRBFundraisingSociety/ 

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Who? - Skylar LeBlanc

What? - SchoolsPlus Facilitator, Tri-County Regional Education Centre

Where? - Shelburne County

How to contact? - skylar.leblanc@tcrce.ca; 902-637-4309

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Who? - Lou Anne Link 

What? -  Let Your Light Shine, Jevon Link Society

Where? - Clark's Harbour

How to contact? - letyourlightshinesociety@gmail.com; 902-635-0359; PO Box 51, 3005 Main St., Clark's Harbour, NS B0W1P0

Website - Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100086533861591 

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Who? - Lisa Locke

What? - Recreation Coordinator

Where? - Municipality of the District of Shelburne

How to contact? - lisa.locke@municipalityofshelburne.ca; 902-875-3544, ext. 229

Website - https://www.municipalityofshelburne.ca/recreation-parks.html  

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Who? - Amy MacKinnon

What? - Executive Director, Shelburne County Youth Health and Support Association (Our House) - Youth health and mental health

Where? - Shelburne County

How to contact? - ed@scyhsa.com; 902-875-3337

Website - https://ourhouse.scyhsa.com/

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Who? - Janifer Malone

What? - Residential Supervisor, SASI (Shelburne Association Supporting Inclusion)

Where? - Shelburne

How to contact? - janifermalone@supportinginclusion.ca; 902-875-3910

Website - http://supportinginclusion.ca/  

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Who? - Mabel Mayo

What? - Activity Director, Surf Lodge Long-Term Care Home

Where? - Lockeport

How to contact? - mabel@macleodgroup.ca; 902-656-2015

Website - https://macleodcares.com/facility/lockeport/ 

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Who? - Tamara McIntyre

What? - Coordinator, Nova Scotia Warm Line

Where? - All of Nova Scotia

When - Mondays-Thursdays -1-5pm

How to contact? - Call the Warm Line, toll-free - 833-927-6546; scwarmlinecoordinator@gmail.com

Website - Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/nswarmline/

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Who? - Mental Health & Addictions (MHA), Nova Scotia Health (NSH)

What? - Mental health and addictions services

     MHA have a central intake line where all referrals (by individuals or by any care providers) can set up services.  Persons calling this line will receive individualized support that involves triage of needs and screening for mental health and addictions issues.  They are then set up with resources that are the most appropriate for them, which will better serve their individual needs.

Where? - Roseway Hospital; Barrington Community Health Clinic.  Crisis Response Services are available at all Emergency Room Departments.  

How to contact? - Intake number - 1 855-922-1122; Provincial Mental Health & Addictions Crisis  Line - 1-888-429-8167; Roseway Hospital - 902-875-4200; Barrington Community Health Clinic - 902-637-2933

Website - https://mha.nshealth.ca/en; Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/MHAhelpNS ; Roseway Hospital - https://mha.nshealth.ca/en/clinics/roseway-hospital ; Barrington Community Health Clinic - https://mha.nshealth.ca/en/clinics/barrington-community-health-clinic 

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Who? - Loretta Nickerson

What? - Executive Director, SASI (Shelburne Association Supporting Inclusion)

Where? - Shelburne County, with office in Shelburne (locations in Shelburne, Lockeport and Barrington)

How to contact? - sasi@supportinginclusion.ca; 902-875-1083

Website - http://supportinginclusion.ca/  

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Who? - NSH Public Health

What? - NSH Public Health - is about promoting and protecting health and preventing disease and injuries so that all Nova Scotians can live healthier lives.  

Where? - Roseway Hospital  

How to contact? - 902-742-7141

Website - https://www.nshealth.ca/public-health 

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Who? - Frances Scott

What? - Community Coordinator, Town of Lockeport

Where? - Lockeport

How to contact? - lockeportrec@ns.aliantzinc.ca; 902-656-2565

Website - https://www.lockeport.ns.ca/index.php/tourism-recreation/rec-programs; Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/lockeport.recreation 

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Who? - Shelburne County Community Health Board 

What? - The Shelburne County Community Health Board exists to develop a Health Plan, through broad community participation and consultation that includes strategies to promote and improve the health of our community.

Where? - Shelburne County 

How to contact? - Tomi McCarthy, CHB Coordinator; 902-350-0478; tomi.mccarthy@nshealth.ca 

Websitehttps://www.communityhealthboards.ns.ca/; Facebook Page - https://www.facebook.com/ShelburneCountyCommunityHealthBoard/  

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Who? - Shelburne County Family Resource Centre - Shelburne County location 

What? -  Empowered families building healthy communities

Where? - 157 Water Street, Unit L5 

How to contact? - 902-875-3256 

Website - https://www.southshorefamilyresource.org/include/shelburne.htm; Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100069128092988 

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Who? - Karine Smith

What? - Behavior Resource Consultant - NSH, Continuing Care 

Where? - Shelburne, Yarmouth and Digby Counties

How to contact? - Karine.smith@nshealth.ca;  902-637-4099

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Who? - Sou'West Nova Transit Association

What? - Door-to-door wheelchair accessible transportation options

Where? - Shelburne County

How to contact? - info@souwestnovatransit.ca; 902-637-2572; Toll Free - 1-844-637-2572

Website - www.souwestnovatransit.ca 

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Who? - Shawna Symonds

What? - Senior Services 

Where? - Shelburne County

How to contact? - seniorservices@eastlink.ca; 1-800-565-0397

Website - http://ourseniorservices.com/;  Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/ShelburneCountySeniorSafetyServicesSociety 

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Who? - Lana Townsend, Integrated Mental Health Coach

What? - Private Business - Mind Over Matter Health Coaching Services

Where? -  2194 Villagedale Road, Port La Tour, NS B0W2T0

How to contact? - mindovermatterhealth@outlook.com; 902-637-747

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Who? - Kate Turner

What? - Psychologist, MA, R Psych. 

Where? - Shelburne

How to contact? -  (782) 312-1089 

Website - https://www.psychologytoday.com/ca/therapists/kate-turner-shelburne-ns/898876   

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Who? - Robin Walker

What? - Tri-County Women's Centre, and SHYFT Youth Services

Where? - Shelburne Outreach Office, 25B King St. 

How to contact? - shelburne@tricountywomenscentre.org; SHYFT - 902-875-4777; Tri-County Women's Centre - 902-874-1805

Websites - http://www.tricountywomenscentre.org/; http://www.shyft.ca; Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/tcwcshelburne   

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