NHCS Support Coordinator

NHCS employs a trained Support Coordinator to aid clients wherever they are in their substance-use journey. To book an appointment, contact NHCS and ask for Alana Weatherbee (she/her) or discuss an appointment time with her when you pick up an order at the fixed site.

Services the NHCS Support Coordinator offers:

  • Supervised access to a laptop for the purpose of finding housing, online job applications, online banking etc
  • Information on how to find an apartment/housing
  • Information on applying for income assistance

The Support Coordinator can also provide information on:

  • Emergency shelters and Housing Nova Scotia
  • Food banks and soup kitchens/church suppers
  • Detox facilities
  • Opioid treatment programs, rehabs and Methadone clinics
  • Mental health services
  • Sexualized violence and sexual health resources
  • Alcoholics/Narcotics Anonymous groups
  • Emergency rooms and walk-in clinics
  • Legal services such as Nova Scotia Legal Aid, Victim Services, Elizabeth Fry Society
  • Adult Learning programs and the Colchester Adult Learning Association
  • Youth groups
  • 2SLGBTQ+ support programs
  • Support and accompaniment to court appearances or medical appointments