Articles from 211 Nova Scotia

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:

Give Back this Holiday Season - 211 Nova Scotia

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 Colder Months: Health and Safety Tips - 211 Nova Scotia

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.

Make the right call - 211 Nova Scotia

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.

School Supplies Help - 211 Nova Scotia

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.

Gardening for Seniors - 211 Nova Scotia

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

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 - 211 Nova Scotia

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!

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