October 17, 2018

Emergency Bags

NHCS offers emergency bags!

Emergency bags are small paper bags that carry a variety of harm reduction supplies for those with substance use disorders who are unable to reach the office during open hours.  These bags can be picked up from participating pharmacies and other locations in Northern Nova Scotia.

Participating Locations:

Colchester/East Hants
Millbrook Health Center
The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy (Prince Street, Truro)
The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy (Willow Street, Truro)
Guardian Drugs/Fraser’s Pharmacy (Bible Hill)
C.G. Fulton Pharmacy (Tatamagouche)
MacQuarrie’s Pharmasave (Brookfield)
Guardian Shubenacadie Pharmacy (Shubenacadie)

Cumberland County
Amherst Pharmasave

Amherst Addiction Services
Oxford Pharmasave
Springhill Ross Anderson Pharmasave
Springhill Community Pharmasave

Pictou County
Pictou Landing Health Center (Trenton)
Pictou Pharmasave
Trenton Pharmasave