Contact Us

You can contact Family Service of Eastern Nova Scotia by calling our toll free number 1–866–330–5952 or using our contact form. Please feel free to visit or write to any one of our many locations across Eastern Nova Scotia.

If this is a crisis situation please contact the Nova Scotia Mental Health Crisis line at 1-888-429-8167, visit your local emergency room or call 911 immediately.  You can also call the Kids Help Phone at 1-800-668-6868.

If you have any concerns about the safety of a child, please contact the district office of the Department of Community Services nearest you to report this immediately.  After regular business hours call 1-866-922-2434 if you believe a child is in immediate danger.

Information given to Family Service of Eastern Nova Scotia is kept confidential.  However, under the following conditions we can be required by law to disclose your information:

  • if a child or vulnerable person may be in need of protective services
  • if there is an immediate risk that someone is gong to hurt or kill themselves
  • if there is a danger or risk to others
  • supeona or court order

The Contact Us form is transmitted to Family Service of Eastern Nova Scotia using unsecured email.

Our Offices

  • Sydney, Nova Scotia
    295 George Street, Suite 302
    Sydney, NS BIP 1J7
    Phone: (902) 539-6868Fax: (902) 564-5962
  • Glace Bay, Nova Scotia
    9 Minto Street
    Glace Bay, NS B1A 5B2
    Phone: (902) 849-4772Fax: (902) 849-0213
  • Inverness, Nova Scotia
    Phone: (902) 625-0131
  • Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia
    218 MacSween St.,Suite 34
    Port Hawkesbury, NS B9A 2J9
    Phone: (902) 625-0131
  • Antigonish, Nova Scotia
    275 Main Street, Suite 103
    Antigonish, NS B2G 2C3
    Phone: (902) 863-2358Fax: (902) 863-0457
  • New Glasgow, Nova Scotia
    68 Provost St.
    New Glasgow, NS B2H 2P4
    Phone: (902) 752-7562Fax: (902) 752-1554