Several strategies have been introduced over the recent years to address emerging issues, gaps in services, and areas of concern. Keeping up with the various strategies, approaches, and current reports can be a daunting task.  

It is critical that community agencies, boards, and organizations work together to inform and be informed by the work that is happening at a provincial or national level.  

Included below are some links that you may find helpful in your work to stay current with respect to work that continues to evolve.

Thrive - Toward a Healthier Nova Scotia

Together We Can - A Plan to Improve Mental Health and Addiction Care for Nova Scotians

Early Years Branch of the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development

Nova Scotia's Poverty Reduction Strategy - Preventing Poverty

Nova Scotia's Workforce Strategy

Healthy Eating Strategy

Moving Toward a Tobacco Free Nova Scotia

Forward Together - Addressing Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in Atlantic Canada

Changing the Culture of Alcohol Use in Nova Scotia - An Alcohol Strategy

National Crime Prevention Strategy

National Anti-Drug Strategy

From Red Tape to Clear Results - Blue Ribbon Panel Report