In the event of an emergency, residents are asked to be prepared to look after themselves and their families for up to 72hours. 

Contact Information

Call or text 911 in an emergency situation that requires immediate assistance from the police, fire department or ambulance.
Examples of an emergency include:

  • A fire
  • A crime, especially if in progress
  • A car crash, especially if someone is injured
  • A medical emergency, especially for symptoms that require immediate medical attention

Nova Scotia Power

Nova Scotia Emergency Management Operations

Atlantic Canada Weather Alerts for Hants County

Canadian Red Cross  Atlantic

Nova Scotia Transportation Infrastructure and Renewal

The Disaster Animal Response Team of Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources

Nova Scotia 211
Call 211 or text 21167 if you need information on services in your community but don't know where to turn.