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Dawson Centre

197 Dufferin Street
Bridgewater, NS

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Please note that this facility may be closed for statutory holidays. Programs operating at this clinic may have differing hours, consult your program for more information.

The Dawson Center is located on Dufferin Street in Bridgewater. There are also various businesses and the Mental Health and Addictions Clinic.

8 Program(s)

Community Support Service (Child and Adolescent)

The Community Support Program is for school aged children and adolescents registered with the Child and Adolescent Mental Health program.

The program supports the work of...

Children / Youth

A referral from your current Mental Health and addictions clinician or psychiatrist is required.

1-877-334-3431

197 Dufferin Street
Bridgewater, NS

Directions
SUN:
Closed
MON:
8:30am - 4:30pm
TUE:
8:30am - 4:30pm
WED:
8:30am - 4:30pm
THU:
8:30am - 4:30pm
FRI:
8:30am - 4:30pm
SAT:
Closed

Stop Smoking Program

Stop smoking, tobacco cessation and nicotine addiction services are available throughout Nova Scotia for individuals who want to cut back or stop their tobacco (cigarettes...

Nicotine & Tobacco
Adults / Seniors

Sessions are offered in Wolfville, Kentville, Berwick, Middleton, Annapolis Royal, Chester, Lunenburg, Bridgewater, Liverpool, Yarmouth, Shelburne and Digby. To learn about the session nearest you, please call one of our locations.
 

1-877-334-3431

197 Dufferin Street
Bridgewater, NS

Directions
SUN:
Closed
MON:
8:30am - 4:30pm
TUE:
8:30am - 4:30pm
WED:
8:30am - 4:30pm
THU:
8:30am - 4:30pm
FRI:
8:30am - 4:30pm
SAT:
Closed

Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention (EIBI) - Autism Intervention Program

The Early Intensive Behavioural Intervention (EIBI) program provides direct intensive service to young children with autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) and their families. The...

Children

To access this service, please call the Intake Service at 1-855-922-1122

You may also request a referral to our services from your doctor, other health care professionals or community agency familiar with your concerns.

1-877-334-3431

197 Dufferin Street
Bridgewater, NS

Directions
SUN:
Closed
MON:
8:30am - 4:30pm
TUE:
8:30am - 4:30pm
WED:
8:30am - 4:30pm
THU:
8:30am - 4:30pm
FRI:
8:30am - 4:30pm
SAT:
Closed

Autism Program

The Autism Program provides assessment for preschoolers and school-aged children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). It also offers a range of services for families.

The...

Children

To access this service, please call the Intake Service at 1-855-922-1122.

You may also request a referral to our services from your doctor, other health care professionals or community agency familiar with your concerns.

1-877-334-3431

197 Dufferin Street
Bridgewater, NS

Directions
SUN:
Closed
MON:
8:30am - 4:30pm
TUE:
8:30am - 4:30pm
WED:
8:30am - 4:30pm
THU:
8:30am - 4:30pm
FRI:
8:30am - 4:30pm
SAT:
Closed

Community Support Service (Adults)

The Community Support Teams for Adults/Community Supports for Adults supports individuals living with persistent mental illness to develop and maintain a safe, satisfying...

Adults / Seniors

A referral from your current Mental Health and Addictions clinician or psychiatrist is required.

1-877-334-3431

197 Dufferin Street
Bridgewater, NS

Directions
SUN:
Closed
MON:
8:30am - 4:30pm
TUE:
8:30am - 4:30pm
WED:
8:30am - 4:30pm
THU:
8:30am - 4:30pm
FRI:
8:30am - 4:30pm
SAT:
Closed

Adult Community Mental Health and Addictions Services

Community Mental Health and Addictions includes a team of mental health and addictions professionals who provide services on an outpatient basis. The team provides assessment...

Adults / Seniors

To access this service, please call the Intake Service at 1-855-922-1122.

You may also request a referral to our services from your doctor, other health care professionals or community agency familiar with your concerns.

1-877-334-3431

197 Dufferin Street
Bridgewater, NS

Directions
SUN:
Closed
MON:
8:30am - 4:30pm
TUE:
8:30am - 4:30pm
WED:
8:30am - 4:30pm
THU:
8:30am - 4:30pm
FRI:
8:30am - 4:30pm
SAT:
Closed

Child and Adolescent Services

Child and Adolescent Services/Child Youth and Family/Child and Adolescent Outpatient Clinical Services provide mental health and addiction services to children and youth...

Children / Youth

To access this service, please call the Intake Service at 1-855-922-1122.

You may also request a referral to our services from your doctor, other health care professionals or community agency familiar with your concerns.

1-877-334-3431

197 Dufferin Street
Bridgewater, NS

Directions
SUN:
Closed
MON:
8:30am - 4:30pm
TUE:
8:30am - 4:30pm
WED:
8:30am - 4:30pm
THU:
8:30am - 4:30pm
FRI:
8:30am - 4:30pm
SAT:
Closed

Adolescent Outreach Services

Adolescent Outreach Services (AOS) is an expansion of the CaperBase model, which originated in Cape Breton. AOS focuses on providing:

  • Brief and Early Intervention
  • Screening
  • Outreach
  • Community Partnerships

The AOS model is set up for...

Children / Youth

Youth can self-refer by drop-in at the allocated schools where the Adolescent Outreach Services is offered. School Administration, teachers, guidance, support staff, caregivers, friends, and healthcare professionals can also refer youth to worker.

Outpatient clinic numbers are listed below. However, current clients of AOS can contact the assigned worker directly regarding appointments. For general Inquiries, an email can be sent to AOS@nshealth.ca

902-543-5400

197 Dufferin Street
Bridgewater, NS

Directions
SUN:
Closed
MON:
8:30am - 4:30pm
TUE:
8:30am - 4:30pm
WED:
8:30am - 4:30pm
THU:
8:30am - 4:30pm
FRI:
8:30am - 4:30pm
SAT:
Closed

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