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The Northern Healthy Connections Society is a non-discriminatory and non-judgmental environment.

Northern Healthy Connections Society (NHCS) is a community-based, non-profit organization in Truro, Nova Scotia. NHCS began as a resource centre for people living with HIV/AIDS in Northern Nova Scotia.

Now in 2020, it provides a multitude of Harm Reduction services such as:

  • Needle Distribution and Disposal fixed site
  • Mobile Outreach
  • Community programs like the Photovoice Project, and a vast library of resources related to substance use, safer sex.
  • Diversity and 2SLGBTQ+ support
  • Overdose prevention, and local treatment programs.
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Helpful Resource Library

Information available on community programs, substance use and safer sex.

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Truro Fixed Location

Located at 33 Pleasant St, Truro, Nova Scotia

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Computer Workstation

Open station to assist in online activities

Ways To Support NHCS

NHCS is a registered charitable organization! Make a monetary donation to help support community programs and Harm Reduction Services. Donations $20.00 or more will receive a Tax Receipt. Business owners or Companies can consider corporate annual giving of $100.00 per year.

Donate unused, sealed personal items such as toothbrushes and toothpaste, personal hygiene products and sanitary products.

Volunteerism is also a rewarding way to connect with the community. NHCS offers a variety of volunteer positions within the organization and requires no previous experience in Harm Reduction services. Contact us to find out what volunteer roles are available now.