Contact - Public Health

Public Health Services
7 Mellor Avenue, Unit #5
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
B3B 0E8
Tel: (902) 481-5800

  • Communicable Diseases (902) 481-5888
  • International Travel (902) 481-5900
  • Register for Prenatal Classes (902) 481-5842
  • Family Drop-In (902) 481-5800
  • Prenatal outside of Metro - Middle Musquodoboit (902) 384-2370
  • Head of Jeddore (902) 889-2143
  • Sheet Harbour (902) 885-2470
  • Windsor (902) 798-2264

Immunization

  • Public Health Services Switchboard (902) 481-5800
  • Communicable Disease Prevention and Control Intake Line (902) 481-5824
  • Immunization Records  (902) 481-5890
  • Vaccine Orders and Immunization Resources (902) 481-5813
  • Family Practice Support for Vaccine Management (902) 481-1973

Questions related to Immunizations for the following groups:

  • Children (902) 481-4956
  • Adults and High Risk Clients (902) 481-5824

Report of an Adverse Event Following Immunization (AEFI)

  • CDC Intake Line (902) 481-5824
    Fax (902) 481-5889

For Vaccine Orders

Burnside
Tel: (902) 481-5800
Fax: (902) 481-5923
publichealthvaccineorders@cdha.nshealth.ca

Musquodoboit Harbour
Tel: (902) 889-2143
Fax: (902) 889-3013

Middle Musquodoboit
Tel: (902) 384-2370
Fax: (902) 384-2029

Sheet Harbour
Tel: (902) 885-2470
Fax: (902) 885-5609

For Reporting Immunizations Given send all Reciprocal Notification Forms or Immunization Records to the following address:

Attention: Immunization Records
Public Health, Capital Health
7 Mellor Avenue, Unit 5
Dartmouth, NS B3B 0E8
Fax: (902) 481-8928

Cara-Leah Hmidan, RN BscN MN, Immunization Coordinator
Communicable Disease Prevention & Control, Public Health
Tel: 902-481-5865
cara-leah.hmidan@cdha.nshealth.ca

Caryll Tawse, Manager
Communicable Disease Prevention & Control, Public Health
Tel: 902-481-5880
caryll.tawse@cdha.nshealth.ca

PCSN Community Projects

  • To volunteer your time to canvass businesses in your area, to participate or for more information, contact Erin Hemmens, nsdoula@gmail.com

Physical Activity Strategy

Prenatal & Breastfeeding Classes

Prenatal Education and Support

  • To register for prenatal classes phone: (902) 481-5842. Be sure to call early in your pregnancy.

Healthy Beginnings Program

  • General Information (902) 481-5800
  • Register for Prenatal Classes (902) 481-5842
  • Family Drop-In (902) 481-5800
  • Prenatal outside of Metro - Middle Musquodoboit (902) 384-2370
  • Head of Jeddore (902) 889-2143
  • Sheet Harbour (902) 885-2470
  • Windsor (902) 798-2264

International Travel 

  • 7 Mellor Avenue, Unit  5
    Burnside, Dartmouth, NS
    B3B 0E8 
    Tel: (902) 481-5900
    You may reach our voice mail. Please listen carefully to the message provided. All messages will be returned as soon as possible.

Public Health - Nutrition

  • For more information on healthy eating, contact a Public Health Nutritionist at (902) 481-5800.

School Health Team

  • Dartmouth (902) 481-5800
  • Musquodoboit Harbour (902) 889-2143
  • Windsor (902) 798-2264
  • Middle Musquodoboit (902) 384-2370
  • Sheet Harbour (902) 885-2470

Information in French contact: 
Nicole Wallot
Public Health Nurse
Tel: (902) 481-5817