When individuals need mental health and addictions services and supports, barriers like stigma can often stand in the way.
Les gens qui ont besoin des services de santé mentale et de traitement des dépendances ont souvent des obstacles à surmonter, comme la stigmatization.
Citizens and researchers in Nova Scotia and across Canada are working together to understand how well people are aging, what factors have the greatest influence, and how policies and programs impact people's well-being with age.
As shared in November, mumps cases have been circulating in the Halifax area. The case total to date is 20 and Dr. Trevor Arnason, Medical Officer of Health for Halifax area, says it’s a good reminder for people to make sure they’re immunized.