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Canadian Mental Health Association Nova Scotia (CMHA NS) division delivers safe, inclusive evidence-based programs, training and navigation support that Nova Scotians need to be well and stay well. These programs are free to access and available to everyone living in Nova Scotia.

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Nova Scotia Budget 2024: Budget acknowledges of rising cost of living, not enough for community-based mental health  

Halifax/Kjipuktuk: The Canadian Mental Health Association Nova Scotia Division (CMHA NS) applauds the provincial government’s efforts to address the rising cost of living in Budget 2024/20525 but feels their efforts…

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March 30 is World Bipolar Day.

In Canada, approximately 1.5 % of the population live with bipolar disorder. Many of us have heard of it, but not many of us understand what it is. For example,…

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Move your mental health in May and make an impact.

Planning on participating in the Blue Nose Marathon this year? Go the extra mile and collect pledges in support of the Canadian Mental Health Association Nova Scotia Division.  Emotions are…

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March THRIVE Workshops now open for registration

The Canadian Mental Health Association Nova Scotia Division is proud to announce our March THRIVE workshops. THRIVE is an innovative, safe, and welcoming learning space that provides free courses designed…

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