Emergency & Crisis Support Contact Information

CMHA Halifax-Dartmouth Branch does not provide counselling or crisis services. 

The following information is from the Nova Scotia Health Authority:
Emergency and Crisis Support

“If you need help immediately, call 911 or go to your nearest emergency department.

Mental Health Mobile Crisis is a 24-hour, 7 day-a-week phone service to help you or your loved one cope with mental health and addiction challenges in the moment.

Call 902-429-8167 or toll-free at 1-888-429-8167 from anywhere in Nova Scotia.

The mobile unit serves Halifax and the surrounding areas from 1:00 pm to 1:00 am. http://www.cdha.nshealth.ca/mental-health-and-addictions-program/contact-emergency-and-crisis-support”

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Mosaic for Mental Health Art Exhibition

We are preparing for our 19th Annual Mosaic for Mental Health Art Exhibition & Sale, “Seasons of Change” Opening October 12th, 2017 at the Craig Gallery, Alderney Landing, Dartmouth Waterfront.

You can purchase mosaic art from previous exhibitions, custom frames and cards at our main office, year round at 2020 Gottingen Street, Halifax NS. Open  Monday-Friday(except holidays) 9:30 am – 5:00 pm and during the Mental Health for All Coffee House.

We accept cash, debit or credit. 

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Thank you Mosaic Artists, Sponsors, Volunteers & Patrons #MFMH2016

EDITED  Nov 2016

Thank you to our Mosaic Artists, Sponsors, Volunteers and Patrons for supporting our 18th Mosaic for Mental Health. Plans are already underway for the 19th Exhibition.  The theme will be “Seasons of Change”!

Thank you  for believing in our social programs and helping our organization to work toward the CMHA Vision of “mentally healthy people in a healthy society”!



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Mosaic for Mental Health – More pics…

More pics from our 18th Mosaic for Mental Health Art Exhibition & Sale was held at the Craig Gallery, Alderney Landing during October 2016.

                         Thank you to everyone who helped create the 2016 Mosaic for Mental Health

Opening Night was a great success.

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CMHA Halifax-Dartmouth Branch Annual Report, Financial Statements & Annual General Meeting Presentation

Our  Annual General Meeting was held June 22nd, 2016. 2020 Gottingen St., Halifax  

Link to our CMHA Halifax-Dartmouth Annual Report  cmha-halifax-dartmouth-branch-annual-report-2015-2016

Link to CMHA Halifax-Dartmouth audited financial statements  FS FINAL 2016 CANADIAN MENTAL

Professor Lars Osberg gave an informative presentation at the CMHA Halifax-Dartmouth Annual General Meeting entitled  Poverty in Nova Scotia: Money Does Matter                            poverty-in-nova-scotia-money-does-matter (2)

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CMHA Halifax-Dartmouth Branch



mentally healthy people in a healthy society


As a local leader and champion for mental health, we support the resilience and recovery/well-being of people living with mental illness through our social programs, our support services, and through the provision of information, resources, referrals and advocacy in a space that is inclusive, safe, and respectful. We strive to create an environment of hope, to reduce stigma, and to promote mental health for all.


Our Path of Hope

CMHA Strategic Plan Final Mar 2016 (002)

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