Inpatient Mental Health
Mental Health

The Inpatient Mental Health unit provides care to those who are unable, because of the severity of their illness, to be treated in the community. Stays are intended to return patients to their optimal level of functioning. 

Location, hours and contact information

South Shore Regional
Tel: 902-527-5208
Twenty-four hours a day seven days a week.

Valley Regional Hospital
Tel: 1-855-273-7110
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Tel: 902-742-4222
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

How do I access this service?

Patients are typically admitted to the hospital following assessment by psychiatrists or emergency department physicians at a hospital emergency room or a community clinic.