211 Nova Scotia

211 Canada

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Description
Provides 24 hour information and referral to community and social services in Nova Scotia.

Service provides:

  • 24 hour information and referral to community, social, health, and government-related services in Nova Scotia

Includes referrals for:

  • home care support for an older adult
  • teenagers looking for job-seeking skills
  • recent immigrants needing language and employment training
  • perople with disabilities
  • and more

Affiliation: Funded by the Government of Nova Scotia, the municipal government of Halifax, Bell Aliant, Nova Scotia Power, and the United Way Halifax.
Key Provider: information and referral specialists
Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information Line, To access service:
  • call
  • text
  • or visit website for online chat

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Toll Free
1-855-466-4994 (outside of Nova Scotia)
Telephone
2-1-1 (within Nova Scotia)
Text
211
TTY
7-1-1 (and advise the operator you wish to call 2-1-1 )
Web Site
http://www.ns.211.ca
Email
help@ns.211.ca
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services - Tele-interpreter services available in over 140 languages.
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
March 25, 2024
Location
Halifax
Hours of Operation
24/7