Seniors Mental Health Service
Mental Health

Seniors mental health service provide assessment, consultation and treatments to:

  • seniors aged 65 and older for a new onset of mental health challenges
  • individuals of any age with dementia and complicated behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia

These services are available to those individuals that need specialized assistance beyond their family physician, geriatricians or general adult psychiatrist. 

Location, hours and contact information

Abbie J. Lane Memorial Building
6th floor, Room 6101-B
5909 Veterans Memorial Lane
Halifax, NS   B3H 2E2
Tel: 902-473-7799
Fax: 902-473-5713

Mount Hope Building
Nova Scotia Hospital
300 Pleasant Street
Dartmouth, NS   B2Y 3Z9
Tel: 902-464-6054
Fax: 902-464-3002

How do I access these services?

A referral from your family doctor or other health care professional is required. 

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