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GET LOCAL HELP

HOUSING SUPPORT

ROOF 25 SHELTER 

St. Paul's Lutheran Church
25 Phoenix Street, 
Bridgewater
902-530-3198
Open nightly from 8:00pm - 8:00am
Intake closes at 11:00pm
  • It is serviced on a first come first serve basis with a 15 bed capacity.
  • Beds can not be held in advance.
  • All guests must be 19 years or older.

FOOD SUPPORT

MEALS

Bridgewater Interchurch
150 Churchill Rd
902-543-1915

Tuesdays & Fridays
Souls Harbour
136 Pleasant St.

Monday - Friday
St Paul's Lutheran
25 Phoenix St
902-543-4106

Wednesdays

FOOD BANKS

Lighthouse Food Bank Society
101 Valley Rd. Chester, NS
902-275-5304

Wednesdays
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Mahone Bay Food Bank Association
45 School Rd, Mahone Bay, NS
902-624-0890

Tuesdays - 2nd and 4th of each month
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lunenburg Interchurch Food Bank
283 Lincoln St, Lunenburg NS 
902-930-3050

Tuesdays - alternate weeks 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Call ahead to confirm which week it's open
Bridgewater Interchurch Food Bank
150 Churchill St, Bridgewater, NS
902-543-1915

Tuesdays & Fridays
12:30 PM - 3:15 PM

OTHER ASSISTANCE

FINANCIAL HELP

Salvation Army Bridgewater
902-543-0356

Income Assistance
877-424-1177

St. Vincent de Paul

902-527-6431

Employment Assistance
800-206-7218

FAMILY & YOUTH SUPPORTS

Better Together Family Resource Centre
902-543-3119

Employment Solutions Society/Nova Scotia Works
902-543-2479
 
YMCA Youth Outreach & Drop in Centre

902-530-3352

SEXUAL HEALTH, VIOLENCE & SEXUAL ASSAULT

Sexual Health Centre
902-527-2868 

Child Protection
902-543-4554

Adult Protection Services
800-225-7225 

Harbour House
902-543-3999

Senior Safety
902-543-3567

Second Story Women's Centre
902-640-3044

ADDICTIONS & TREATMENT SERVICES

Alcoholics Anonymous
902-466-7077

Narcotics Anonymous
902-789-8323

Mental Health & Addictions
902-543-5400

Opioid Treatment at Fishermans Memorial
855-273-7110
 
Mainline Needle Exchange

877-904-4555

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

211

Call to find community supports

411

Call to access Directory Assistance

511

Call to access NS Road Conditions

711

Message relay service for individuals with hearing/speech impairment

811

Telecare Non-Urgent Care Concerns 911- Emergency
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