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Dental1 Dental Unit detachment Halifax

 
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Contact Information Services Offered

Halifax Clinic
(902) 721-8960
(902) 721-8230

Base Hospital
(Bldg. S-80, 3rd Floor, Stadacona)

Det Commander: 
(902) 721-8103

Clinic Coordinator: 
(902) 721-8964

Shearwater Clinic:
720-1096

Shearwater MIR
(Warrior Block)

Eligible Members
Regular Force Military
Reserve Force Military

Hours of Operation
(Halifax and Shearwater):

MAIN CLINIC:
0730-1530 hrs, Monday to Friday
SICK PARADE:
0730-0800 hrs, Monday to Friday
 
After-Hours Emergency Procedure:

All CFDS Dental Detachments provide 24 hour/7 days a week service. When in the Halifax area and outside of regular working hours dental service can be obtained by contacting:
 
Duty Dental Officer:
(902) 499-4133

Duty Dental Technician:
(902) 499-6346

 

 


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CAF Case Management

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National

Contact Information

Services Offered

Administrative support clerks
(902) 721-1192
(902) 721-8628
 
Base Hospital
(Bldg S-80, 5th Fl, Stadacona)
Shearwater MIR (Warrior Block)
 
Eligible Members
Regular Force Military
Reserve Force Military
  • The Case Management program is designed to assist CF members, both regular force and reserve, who have a medical condition or illness, identify and have access to health, pensions and other related resources to ensure continuity of care. 
  • Ensure a seamless transition to civilian life if medically released.

 

 


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CAF Health Services Centre (Atlantic)

Website

 

Contact Information

Services Offered

 

CO – 8732

BSurg – 8732

Cox’n – 7850

Quality Improvement - 8724

Orderly Room – 8728

Care Delivery Unit Clerks

CDU 1 – 8890  CDU 2 – 8868

CDU 3 – 8912  CDU 4 – 720-1559

CDU 5 – 427-3652

Primary Care Services Manager – 8793

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services Manager – 8791

Ophthalmology – 8775

X-Ray – 8805  Pharmacy – 8757

Preventive Medicine – 7885

Physio – 8738

Psychosocial Services – 8607

 (see also mental health info)

http://halifax.mil.ca/cfhsvcsca/Medical/index_e.htm

General Reception 721-8700

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eligible Members
Reserve Force Military
Regular Force Military

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CAF Mental Health Services

Website
National

Contact Information

General Contact:  721-1267

Base Hospital
(Bldg. S-80, 5th Floor, Stadacona)

Psychosocial Services (PSS)
(902) 721-8607

Spiritual Care (SC)
(902) 721-8607

Addiction Prevention and Treatment Program (APTP)
(902) 721-8600

Operational Trauma and Stress Support Centre(OTSSC)
(902) 721-5703

General Mental Health (GMH)
(902) 721-8012

Eligible Members

Psychosocial Services: 

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force (as per qr&o 34.07)

CAF Family (in support of the member)

Spiritual Care:

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force (as per qr&o 34.07)

Veterans and RCMP (if patient of otssc)

Addiction Prevention and Treatment Program: 

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force (as per qr&o 34.07)

Family (limited)

RCMP

Veterans (if patient of the otssc)

Operational Trauma and Stress Support Centre:

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force (as per qr&o 34.07)

Family

Veterans and RCMP (if service related)

General Mental Health

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force (as per qr&o 34.07)

RCMP (limited)

Services Offered

Mental Health Services (MHS) consists of four programs offering a variety of treatment and counseling services aimed at assisting military personnel and/or their families with mental health, social and spiritual concerns.

Psychosocial Services:

PSS:  direct access (medical referral not required)

  • Individual, couple and family counseling
  • Information and referral services
  • Administrative assessments (e.g., compassionate, contingency, out-of-country posting screening)
  • Addiction consultation (screening, education)
  • Pre/post deployment screening
  • Presentations and briefings

Spiritual Care:

SC:  direct access or medical referral

  • Spiritual care and pastoral counseling (not religion specific)
  • Individual counseling (e.g., hope, spiritual growth and healing, grief and bereavement, meaning and purpose in life)

Addiction Prevention and Treatment Program:

APTP:  direct access or medical referral

  • Full assessment (e.g., alcohol, other drugs, gambling, gaming and other addictions)
  • Substance-abuse intervention (3-day)
  • Intensive group treatment (30-day)
  • Individual counseling and psychotherapy
  • Outreach presentations
  • One-year follow-up care

Operational Trauma and Stress Support Centre:

OTSSC:  medical referral required

  • Assessments and treatment for mental disorder secondary to an operational/ occupational exposure, including (but not limited to) Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
  • Family educational program

General Mental Health:

GMH:  medical referral required

  • Assessment, education, counseling, and psychotherapy, monitoring and follow-up.

 
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Community Recreation

Website

 

Local

Services Offered

  • Manages the military community recreational activities and programs
  • Aquatics programs (including Masters swimming)

  • Adult fitness classes

  • Bowling alleys

  • Recreation clubs

  • MacDonald Beach

Contact Information

Bldg. SH-57, Boundary Road
(12 Wing Shearwater)

(902) 720-3463

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military

CAF Family

DND/NPF Civilians


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Conflict Resolution Centre (Atlantic)

Website

Services Offered

National

  • Offer assistance to individuals, teams and units with resolving and managing workplace 

  • Provide a selection of resource material for personnel interested in learning more about conflict management approaches and related skills

  • Provide alternate dispute resolution services that are confidential, participatory, timely, simple and constructive

  • Offer briefings and presentations that provide awareness of all aspects of the conflict management approaches to address workplace conflicts

  • Offer training courses and workshops designed to provide awareness and skills to deal with conflict situations

  • Offer intervention services that include consultation, conflict coaching, facilitation, mediation and group processes

Contact Information

Bldg S-18, Rm 103

(902) 721-7533

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military

DND/NPF Civilian


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Employee Assistance program (eap)

Website

 

Local

Services Offered

  • Confidential Peer Referral Service
  • Types of problems (for example: marital and family, work-related, emotional and psychological, substance abuse, financial difficulties, others including interpersonal conflicts, legal difficulties, gambling and other addictions.

Contact Information

EAP Manager:  (902) 427-3237
(Bldg. D-126)

Referral Agent Contact List

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military

DND/NPF Civilian


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Fitness and Sports

Website

 

Local

Services Offered

  • Three gym facilities, two arenas, ball diamonds, soccer fields, a skateboard park, and an outdoor ball hockey court
  • State-of-the-art sports and fitness complexes

  • Very economical membership rates for the military family

  • Highly qualified staff

  • Fitness and training programs

  • Military sports programs

  • Intersection hockey, floor hockey, curling and golf programs

Contact Information

Stadacona Fitness and Sports Complex (STADPLEX):
Bldg. S-24 (Stadacona)
(902) 721-6576

Fleet Fitness and Sports Centre:
Bldg. D-216 (HMC Dockyard)
(902) 427-3524

Shearwater Fitness and Sports Centre:
Bldg. SH-57
(12 Wing Shearwater)
(902) 720-1071

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military

CAF Family

DND/NPF Civilians


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Halifax Region Military Family Resource Centre

Website

 

Local:  www.halifaxmfrc.ca

Services Offered

  • Welcome and Community Orientation
  • Adult, Family, Child and Youth Programs
  • Second Language Services

  • Prevention, Support and Intervention

  • Deployment Services

  • Emergency Childcare

  • Employment and Education Services

  • Volunteer Development

  • Outreach Services

Contact Information

24/7 phone: (902) 427-7788
Toll-Free: 1-888-753-8827

Halifax Site:
Piers Military Community Centre
(Bldg. WP-106, Windsor Park)

Business hours: 8 am-4 pm (M-F)
Bldg. open: 6 am-10 pm daily
Available by phone:  24/7

Shearwater site:
Hampton Gray Memorial Centre (just off Labrador Avenue, 12 Wing Shearwater)

 Business hours: 8 am-4 pm (M-F)

Sydney site:
Sydney Garrison
(Victoria Park, Sydney)

Hours vary, check www.halifaxmfrc.ca or call
(902) 563-7100 (ext 7107)

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military

CAF Family


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Health Promotion Services (Strengthening the Forces)

Website

Services Offered

Local

National (English)

National (French)

  • Focusing on the prevention of disease and the promotion of health and wellness (NOT treatment), services include:
    o      programs and workshops
    o      professional development sessions
    o      health and wellness campaigns
    o      information and referral services

  • Nutritional Wellness Programs:
    o      Weight Wellness Lifestyle Program
    o      Top Fuel for Top Performance – Sports Nutrition

  • Social Wellness Programs:
    o      stress.calm
    o      Managing Angry Moments
    o      Basic Relationship Training – Relationship Enhancement
    o      Mental Fitness and Suicide Awareness
    o      Family Violence Awareness and Prevention

  • Active Living and Injury Prevention:
    o      Injury Reduction Strategies for Sports and Physical Fitness

  • Addictions-Free Living Programs:
    o      Butt Out (Tobacco Cessation)
    o      Alcohol, Other Drugs and Gambling Awareness and Prevention

Contact Information

Piers Military Community Centre
(Bldg. WP-106, Windsor Park)
(902) 722-4956

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military

CAF Family

DND/NPF Civilian


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Information Kiosk

Website

 

Local

Services Offered

  • PSP Halifax information source
  • Discounted entertainment tickets to movie theatre, theme parks, etc.

  • Tourism information (brochures, maps, directions)

  • Attend long term pre-deployment family meetings and ships’ homecomings

Contact Information

Bldg. S-24
(Stadacona Fitness and Sports Centre - main lobby)
(902) 721-1201

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military

CAF family (Through the CAF member)

Retired Military

DND/NPF Civilian


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Joint Personnel Support Unit (NS/NL)

Website

 

National

Services Offered

  • Advocacy Services
  • Return to Work

  • CF Health Services Case Management

  • MFRC Family Liaison Officer

  • Operational Stress Injury Social Support (peer and family peer)

  • Veteran’s Affairs Case Management

Contact Information

JPSU NS/NL HQ:
Bldg. S-21 (A Block, Stadacona)

Officer Commanding
721-1045

 Adjutant:
(902) 721-1912

Region CPO2:
(902) 721-1021

IPSC Halifax Services Manager:
(902) 721-1046

 Platoon Commander:
(902) 721-1035

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military

CAF Family

Veterans

Family of fallen members


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Learning and Career Centre (LCC)

Website

 

Services

Course Calendar

Services Offered

Our objective is to foster the promotion of continuous learning within DND through the provision of learning advisory and training services to all DND employees, CAF members and full-time reservists located in Halifax, Gander, St John's and Goose Bay. Career advisory services are also available to civilian employees.
  • The LCC offers a wide range of personalized and group services. self-directed learning resources such as books, videos, DVDs and CD ROMs, as well as programs designed and created with your training/career needs in mind.

  • The LCC is here to help you take control of your learning and career development.

Contact Information

Piers Military Community Centre
(Bldg. WP-106, Windsor Park)

Information Line: (902) 722-4437
Reception: (902) 722-4304

Mini Learning Station
(FMF Cape Scott)
Bldg. D-247, Rm 317
(902) 427-4815

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military
Class B & C

DND/NPF Civilian


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Members’ Assistance Program (MAP)

Website

 

English

Francais

Services Offered

  • 24-hour confidential external counseling services 
  • No cost

  • Community-based, professional counseling support to identify and help resolve problems, use available resources, and offer follow-up services.

  • Types of issues (for example): relationship and family, parenting difficulties, work-related issues, harassment, emotional
    and psychological, substance abuse, difficulties, interpersonal conflicts, gambling and other types of addiction.

Contact Information

National CF Program:
1-800-268-7708

TDD for Hearing Impaired:
1-800-567-5803

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military

CAF Families


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Mental Health and Operational Stress Injury Joint Speakers Bureau

Website

 

N/A

Services Offered

  • Presentations to CF members (Reg and Res Force):
    o      Mental Health and Leadership
    o      Mental Health and the Workplace
  • Pre-deployment resiliency training and professional development

Contact Information

Local:
Bldg. S-21 (A Block, Stadacona)
(902) 721-8800
(902) 802-6556

National:
1-800-883-6094
jsb-bcc@forces.gc.ca

Presentation bookings:
1-800-883-6094
1-613-995-9869
jsb-bcc@forces.gc.ca

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military

CAF Family

DND/NPF Civilian


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Military Police

Website

Services Offered

Local
  • Emergency response

  • Victim services

  • Emergency referral

  • Referrals to various support service

  • Community police initiatives

Contact Information

Main Office:
Bldg. WP-___ (Windsor Park)
(902) 722-4446

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military


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Operational Stress Injury Social Support (OSISS)

Website

National

Services Offered

  • Confidential, one-on-one or group support to military members, veterans and their families who are affected by an operational stress injury.
Contact Information

CF Peer Support Coordinators: Nova Scotia
Tim Elliott
(902) 840-1643

Dave McArdle
(902) 223-1879 

Family Peer Support Coordinators: Nova Scotia
Danielle Boudreau
(902) 293-2055

Nadine de Blois
(902) 802-0874

Toll Free:  1-800-883-6094

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military

CAF Family

DND/NPF Civilian

Veterans and their families


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Personnel Support Programs (PSP)
Website

Services Offered

Local

  • Community Recreation (see listing)

  • Fitness and Sports (see listing)

  • Health Promotion Services (see listing)

  • Information Kiosk (see listing)

  • Hartlen Point Forces Golf Club

  • CFB Halifax Auto Club

  • CFB Halifax Curling Club

  • Falls Lake Cottages and Campground

  • Shearwater Yacht Club

Contact Information

PSP HQ: (902) 721-0331 

Bldg. S-90, Rm 232 (Stadacona)

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military

CAF Family

DND/NPF Civilian

 


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Service Income Security Insurance Plan (SISIP)
Website

Services Offered

National

  • SISIP Package (given by case manager at time of disclosure package)

  • Long-Term Disability (LTD) (3A or B release) (up to 24 months after release)(1982 compulsory Regular forces, 1999 Reserves)(Any other release…120 days post effective release date)

  • Vocational Rehab (possibility of up to 30 months).

  • Term Life Insurance, Insurance for Released Members (IRM) (60 days to transfer from effective release date)

  • Accidental Dismemberment

  • Financial Assistance:
    o      CFPAF Programs
    o      Remedial Counselling
    o      Financial Planning available as a  fee based membership
    o      LTD income is a taxable income

  • CANFORGENs:
    o      Accidental Dismemberment Coverage: 037/03
    o      Vocational Rehab: 087/99
    o      IRM: 153/05

  • Releasing Members:
    o      IRM… set up appt with SISIP Halifax between Part 1 and Part 2 clearance appointments with Release Centre (60 days to transfer post-release)
    o      Confirm CFPAF loan repayment arrangement
    o      Financial analysis and investment of severance package available to members of the fee based Financial Planning service

Contact Information

Bldg. S-21 (A Block, Stadacona)
(902-425-6926

Toll Free: 1-800-267-6681

Manulife: 1-800-565-6463
(manages the LTD and Voc Rehab programs)

 

 

 

 

Eligible Members

Regular Force Military

Reserve Force Military

CAF Family (Through the CAF member)

Released CAF members


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