ISANS' Resources and Publications

With over 40 years of settlement experiance and expertise, ISANS possesses unparalleled insights on the successes, best practices and challenges facing immigrants to Nova Scotia.

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Municipal Voting Rights for PRs

Extending municipal voting rights to permanent residents would welcome immigrants to contribute their experience and…

Supporting Your Children’s Well-Being

Most immigrants leave their country because they want a better future for their children. For…

Supporting a Friend or Family Member with Mental Health or Addiction Problem

When someone is experiencing mental health problems or illness, family member and friends play an…

Treatments in Canada: Ways to Recover our Mental Health Balance

Most people can address their mental health concerns by being aware of them, learning about them and…

Understanding Addiction

An addiction is a habit or behaviour that is very hard to stop and interferes…

Mental Health Stigma

Many people from different cultures, socio-economic backgrounds and religions have developed negative ideas about mental health problems…