COVID-19 Update – March 16

All ISANS offices are now officially closed. Staff are delivering services by phone and online. If you are an active client receiving individual or group service, staff will contact you about options. All online workshops, programs, and classes will continue as normal.

If you have an urgent settlement issue, please contact your settlement counsellor by phone or email, or contact Settlement Support at 902-406-0472. Staff will respond as soon as possible.

For all other inquiries, please contact your ISANS staff member, or our main reception lines: 1-866-431-6472, 902-423-3607, or email us at

Thank you for your support and patience as we work to deliver programs and services by phone and online.  Please continue to check our website and social media for further updates.

During the COVID-19 outbreak, please continue to follow all instructions from local health authorities and the Government of Canada, including preventative actions like washing handstravel restrictions and self-quarantine if required. This is important to keep you and your loved ones safe during this time.

Please be advised that these updates can change in the future as per guidance from the Nova Scotia Government, the Government of Canada, and relevant health authorities to help slow the spread of COVID-19.