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#ChangingTheWayPeopleThink
 

We’re a charity dedicated to improving the lives of Nova Scotians living with mental illness and their loved ones. We raise funds for vital programs and services that help make this possible, province-wide. 

If you are in need of mental health assistance right now, please click here.

 

LATEST NEWS

The 27th annual Compass Group Canada Festival of Trees a Starry, Starry Night surpasses all expectations!

Our Annual General Meeting celebrated the success of 2017-18 and helped us look ahead to 2019!

Let's Keep Talking with Steven Page was a great evening of stories and song!

DSOM 2018 was our most successful event to date! 

Starr Cunningham named one of CAMH’s 150 Difference Makers

For more news click here

 

LATEST VIDEOS

Mental illness means many different things to many different people.

 Our 2018 Compass Group Canada Festival of Trees Starry, Starry Night video captures poignant thoughts and messages of support from some of our amazing Foundation friends.

We believe everyone should watch and share this video in hopes of educating Nova Scotians and eradicating the stigma around mental illness and addiction.

Huge gratitude to our partners at RPM Productions for producing this video, Zoe Leger for her amazing live-recorded vocals and all of our grant recipients, stakeholders, volunteers, Board members and first voice friends who  shared their time, talent and written thoughts.

We’re changing the way people think!

Happy Holidays from our team at the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia

 
 

Our hearts were full at our 27th annual Compass Group Canada Festival of Trees as we shared this beautiful video message from the late Audrey Parker. Audrey’s Tree

 
 

Our Mental Health Above All tiles are conversation pieces designed to foster communication and openness around mental health and addiction. For more information click HERE.