Long-Term Care
Continuing Care

When living at home is no longer possible, it may be time to consider alternative living arrangements. Long-term care homes may be appropriate for the care you need. To find out about the process and to arrange for a Care Coordinator to assess your care needs, call us toll-free at 1-800-225-7225.

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We also encourage you to view A guide to moving into long-term care in Nova Scotia (.pdf) which will guide you through the long-term care application process and help you to identify the best path to meet your needs.

The Department of Health and Wellness funds and licenses nursing homes and residential care facilities across the province. View a list of the approved facilities or using Google maps.




For more information about long-term care, please follow the links below.