Personal Crisis and Wellness Resources

Crisis Supports

Provincial Crisis Telephone Line

  • If you are experiencing a mental health crisis or mental health distress, contact the Provincial Crisis Telephone Line at 902-429-8167 or 1-888-429- 8167 (toll free). If you are physically at risk, please call 911.

Sexual Violence  Support

  • You are not alone. If you have experienced sexual violence, there are a number of ways NSCC can support you.

Mental Wellness Resources

Healthy Minds Nova Scotia offers a suite of online mental health resources for Nova Scotia’s postsecondary students including:

Good2Talk student support line

  • A 24-hour, 7-day a week, free and confidential helpline for post-secondary students in Nova Scotia. The service provides professional counselling, information and referrals for mental health, addictions and well-being.
    Call 1- 833-292-3698 to talk, or text GOOD2TALKNS to 686868.

TAO Self-Help

  • Provides online tools to help with stress, anxiety, relationship problems, anger management, problem solving, communications and evaluating your alcohol and drug use.


  • A safe and anonymous, online peer community for your mental health, freely available 24/7 to all youth and young adults aged 16+, and post-secondary students in Nova Scotia.

First Nations and Inuit Hope for Wellness Help Line

  • A 24-hour culturally relevant telephone crisis intervention counselling, 1 (855) 242-3310


Icon for the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License

NSCC Living on Campus Guide Copyright © 2023 by NSCC is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.

Share This Book