It’s a confidential space within the school where youth are the focus. Anything that is discussed in the YHC, stays in the YHC.
We provide information and support related to:
- Mental health
- Sexual health
- Drugs, alcohol and tobacco
- Personal and romantic relationships
Please click this link to find additional Youth Support Services within HRM
What reasons do youth visit the youth health centre for?
- Feeling blue
- Pregnancy testing
- Issues at home
- Stopping smoking
- Feeling angry or stressed
- Problems with relationships
- Wanting to get involved
- GSA (Gay Straight Alliance)
- Information for projects
- Referrals to community supports
- Sexual orientation
- Feeling confused about life
- Lots more! Anything you want!
If you need a copy of your immunization record, please call the immunization team at Public Health at 481-5890. Have your date of birth and health card number available. The school does not have access to immunization records.
Staff and Support Team
Youth Health Centre Coordinator/Public Health Nurse
Room 209 (across from the gym)
902-832-8964 Ext 9
Hours: 8am – 3:30pm Monday to Friday (open during lunch)
Karrie Rayne, social worker
o. 869-6131 / f. 869-6148
Karrie comes in on Thursday mornings.
Summer Support services are offered through the summer. Please call/email Karrie to arrange for services during this time!
Kim Rose, nurse (Cobequid Health Centre)