Not sure how we can support you? Our articles can help! We get a variety of call topics to 211 Nova Scotia, and the truth is not everyone knows about all the programs and services we are able to connect you with. We can give you information and referrals for non-profit organizations and government that can provide support, resources, classes, education, services, and more.
Read our articles below on various social and community topics and to learn how 211 Nova Scotia can support you when you contact us:
Summer activities for Nova Scotians
If you’re looking for some fun activities to do this summer, 211 can help.
Home improvement for seniors
Now that we’re getting used to the warm weather—it’s the perfect time of year to upgrade or repair your home!
Get outside! Family-friendly trails in Nova Scotia
We are lucky to live in such a beautiful province. Here is a list of beautiful trails that you and your loved ones can enjoy!
Unique needs? 211 Nova Scotia is here to help
No two situations are the same. At 211, we will help find the right programs and services for you.
Top 5 tips for a healthy spring
Take full advantage of a healthy and energetic spring with these tips that will help you feel your best.
Experiencing the “winter blues?” These tips can help
This time of year can feel overwhelming for many. The effects of the pandemic paired with the darker, colder days can be tough. These tips can help.
Small resolutions for seniors that make a big impact
Keeping a New Year’s resolution can be hard but it doesn’t have to be. Creating smaller, attainable resolutions can make a big impact on your everyday life.
Holiday help: 211 Nova Scotia is your go-to
The holidays can be an overwhelming time of year for everyone. If you need support, we can help.
Giving back this holiday season
We all have something we can give during the holidays—whether it’s offering a helping hand or donating time or kindness, ‘tis the season.
Preparing for the colder months: Health and safety tips
Cooler temperatures and shorter days are upon us. Be sure to check off this health and safety checklist as the seasons change.
Do you know when to call 211, 311, or 411? Learn when to make the right call!
211 is one of a variety of N-1-1 numbers Nova Scotians can connect with to get the help they need.
Need assistance for school supplies? We can help!
It’s that time of year again. Back-to-school is just around the corner—we can help ease the stress associated with financial barriers.
Top 3 Reasons Seniors Should Consider Gardening
There are many benefits to gardening. You get to bask in nature, absorb some vitamin D, and nurture plants as they grow. The bonus is you get to eat fresh produce—what could be better?
Overcoming Loneliness Through COVID-19
One key to overcoming feelings of loneliness is to think about ways you can start feeling connected to others. Consider our tips to help you feel connected at this time.
Spring Cleaning Tips for Seniors
We know it can be overwhelming, so be patient with yourself, and check out our helpful tips to get you through it!