South Cumberland Community Care Centre does not have an emergency department. You can learn more about the Parrsboro Urgent Treatment Centre here.
*Please visit our temporary closures page for up-to-date information about any unexpected closures and service interruptions at this facility.
Urgent Treatment Centre
South Cumberland Community Care Centre does not have an emergency department.
You can learn more about the Parrsboro Urgent Treatment Centre including hours of operation and how to make an appointment here.
Clinics and Services
The Parrsboro Urgent Treatment Centre, located at South Cumberland Community Care Centre, provides care for those with unexpected, non-life-threatening health concerns that require same or next day treatment whether or not they have a primary care provider. To book an appointment call 902- 254-2540, Option 1. LEARN MORE.
If you need help immediately, call 911.
To access the mental health mobile crisis team call 902-429-8167 or toll-free at 1-888-429-8167. This is a 24 hour, seven days a week phone service to help you or your loved one cope with mental health and addiction challenges in the moment.
View the list of NSHA programs and services.
Please note: There are currently visitor restrictions in place due to COVID-19. Please visit www.nshealth.ca/temporaryclosures for up-to-date information.
Long-term care residents can receive visitors as if they are in their own home. Check with the nursing staff for confirmation. Family and friends may bring food to a patient, but should confirm with nursing staff that it does not conflict with any food restrictions.
*Learn more about NSHA's Family Presence Policy, which welcomes up to two people named by the patient to be their family or primary support person/people.
WiFi and Internet Access
Free public WiFi
Semi-private and Private Rooms in Nova Scotia Hospitals
- Private room: Includes one bed and one washroom. You can find current rates here.
- Semi-private room: Includes two beds separated by curtains and one washroom. You can find current rates here.
Space in our private and semi-private rooms is limited. The sooner we have your insurance information the more likely we are to be able to accommodate your request.
When the booking clerk calls with your hospital admission date, let them know you are interested in a private or semi-private room.
When you are admitted, be sure to have your private insurance card with you and let the admitting clerk know you have requested a private or semi-private room.TV & phone in your room.
You can find updated information about costs associated with semi-private and private rooms in the hospital here.
Fees and Bill Payments
You can find updated information about fees and bill payments for Canadians and out of country patients here.
TV and Phone in Your Room
TV and phone service can be arranged for long-term care residents. Please ask the nursing staff for assistance in making these arrangements.
Meals are prepared and served onsite for long term care residents.
Spiritual Spaces and Quiet Rooms
There is a family room located in the long-term care wing.
South Cumberland Community Care Centre is located in Parrsboro, Nova Scotia. It provides long-term care services and care for people with unexpected, non-life-threatening health concerns that require same or next day treatment through its Urgent Treatment Centre.