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Beacon Program

The Beacon Program a long-term residential program for young adults ages 18 to 35 who are living with mental illness and want to make changes in their lives. People who come to the program typically stay about 6 months.

The Beacon House is located in Kentville, and is available to people from anywhere in the province. While here, clients gain information and skills to help them in their recovery journeys.

The Beacon Program offers hope, support and empowerment.

Accessing this Service

Click here if you are unsure which NSHA Zone you live in.

Referrals are required to be filled out by the referring mental health team, including an endorsement from the Psychiatrist and input from the applicant. Referral packages can be found at


150 Exhibition Street, Building #2
Kentville, NS


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