Continuing Care, a program of the Department of Health and Wellness, serves people who need ongoing care outside of hospital, either on a long-term or short-term basis.
Continuing Care provides access to:
Calling from Nova Scotia
Continuing Care Services can only be initiated via telephone
The one number to call toll-free in Nova Scotia to connect with Continuing Care services is 1-800-225-7225.
Calling from Out of Province
If the prospective client lives in a community serviced by:
South Shore Health, South West Health or Annapolis Valley Health, please call 1-902-742-0629
Colchester East Hants Health Authority, Cumberland Health Authority or Pictou County Health Authority, please call 1-902-893-6277
Guysborough Antigonish Strait Health Authority or Cape Breton District Health Authority, please call 1-902-563-3695
Capital District Health Authority, please call 1-902-487-0607
These numbers operate every day, including weekends, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
A person at that number will help you identify your needs for care and the services that would best meet them.
Email - General Questions
Unfortunately services cannot be initiated via email. Please contact us by phone, the numbers can be found above
You can also email Continuing Care branch using this online secure form.
You can also contact Continuing Care District Offices by mail, look up the office mailing address.
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Page last updated 2013-06-04.