Emergency: 911
Telecare: 811
Poison: 1-800-565-8161
5850/5980 University Ave., Halifax, NS B3K 6R8

Winter Storm Updates

IWK Storm Related Updates (Last updated March 13 at 11:45 a.m.)

At this time, the IWK Health Centre (main site on University Avenue) is fully operational today and clinics are proceeding as usual.

We are continuing to monitor the winter storm that will affect Nova Scotia today, March 13, 2018. This page will be updated with any weather related IWK cancellations or closures.

For updates on any storm related service impacts at the IWK, please check: 

If you are unable to travel safely to your appointment please notify your clinic by calling the IWK Switchboard at 902-470-8888.

If you need help immediately, call 911. Call 811 for health advice.

If you are experiencing a mental health or addictions crisis: Call 902.429.8167 or 1.888.429.8167 (toll-free) for the Mental Health Mobile Crisis Team.