Helping Nova Scotians live life to the fullest
For over 60 years, we’ve been offering provincially funded, best quality care to Nova Scotians. And if there’s one lesson we’ve learned, it’s that getting the right support when you need it, along with a little help from technology can — and does — transform lives.
Hearing and Speech Nova Scotia offers hearing, speech and language support for adults and children, cost-free with a valid Nova Scotia health card. We also collaborate with community partners to provide specialized programs and assistance for a wide variety of challenges and help employers keep their workplaces hearing safe.
Learn about symptoms of hearing loss, get prevention tips, and browse treatment options, so you and your loved ones can enjoy a life of listening to the sounds you love.
Learn about the types of speech and language difficulties and their symptoms, find resources for at-home support and, explore treatment options for adults and children.
Sometimes the challenges you’re experiencing can’t be explained through a general test. From balance and swallowing challenges to autism services and help for home-schooled children — we work with community partners to offer support for a wide range of specialized needs.
Our workplace services include on-site hearing testing, noise-level assessments, creating custom hearing protection equipment and more.