Senior Care

Hillside Pines - Home for Special Care
Ph: 902- 543-1525
Fax: 902-543-8083

Seniors Shuttle Service
A low-cost shuttle service, run by the Kiwanis, transports Bridgewater's senior citizens to and from the hospital.

Senior Information Line
An information and referral service available to all seniors and their families. Information on whom or where to call is provided over the phone and seniors with special needs will be referred to the appropriate agencies. Phone (902) 624-1897.

Senior Health Days
VON nurses and community agencies support a 'Health Day' which is held twice a month in Senior's Complexes within Lunenburg County. Workshops might include blood pressure, sugar and cholesterol tests, medication management or stretching routines. 'Healthy Eating' and 'Senior's Safety' are also topics that are presented to seniors by the RCMP and community dieticians.

VON Nurses
VON nurses are referred through Home Care Nova Scotia. Assessment can be arranged by calling 1-800-225-7225.