Spring is here!
Our Health Centre Mission To partner with individuals, families, and our communities to identify, promote, and provide the services and supports required to improve health and wellness for all.
Our Health Centre is intended to serve the communities of the Municipality of Chester, the Hubbards area and the Tancook Islands.
Our Health Centre
If you or someone you know needs to talk, here are some organizations that can help
Counsellors at the Kids Help Phone - call 1-800-668-6868
The Mental Health Mobile Crisis Team 1-888-429-8167 or in Halifax 429-8167
Information about artists and artisans in the Municipality of the District of Chester. A free on-line database. Information and registration forms are available at www. chesterartisans.ca
Explore Oak Island Display closed for the season
|May 21, 2013|
Captain Kidd Rod
and Gun Club
Estate Municipal Museum
Community Access Site Lordly House Museum
Municipality of Chester Council Minutes
|Write Your Own Genealogy help the Heritage Society develop its research materials||Need Help
Municipality of Chester Recycling Information
|Chester United Baptist Church||What's Happening?||Chester Garden Club||Acadia
Sites to surf
Chester Career Resource Centre, 3794 North Street, PO Box 187,Chester, NS
Phone 902.273.3344 Fax 902.273.3345
Vital Signs report can be found online at www.cfns.ca
The Memory Project - This nationwide bilingual project offers an unprecedented account of Canada’s participation in the Second World War through thousands of firsthand veteran testimonials.
South Shore Public Library A free public library card gives borrowers access to approximately
100,000 books and other resources in the SSPL collection, as well as millions of library materials in other libraries throughout Nova
Scotia and Canada
Canadian Genealogy Records which had a what's new page... a current list of information with ties to Canada
Coast-FM…Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia http://www.coastfmns.com
Nutritional information for more than 150,000 foods
Profiles on earth's life forms
Nova Scotia Genealogy www.NovaScotiaGenealogy.com
Department of Seniors - information for seniors and projects
A website developed and supported by and for volunteers! It is a site where you can look for answers and develop and share solutions. www.nsvolunteerforum.ca
Hoaxes - scams check out these sites first
Contacts by phone: 1-888-495-8501 Phone Busters - reporting fraud
Identity Fraud and Credit Card fraud - Equifax 877-323-2598
- Transunion 877-525-3825Don't be fooled by that easy money e-mail hoax. Learn how to spot and avoid advance fee fraud e-mail hoaxes:
Discover The Canadian Atlas Online today.
And one for kids, too! — CG Kids Atlas Online.
The Rasterbator you can take any photo upload it to the site and make the picture into a mural. A really cool idea for decorating kids rooms or teachers classrooms.
Scrapbooking Ideas, Supplies and Links
Guide to Home Improvement, Home Sales & Home Security.
Decorating HQ Resource Directory- listing of resources for home decorating
House Plans Resource site for everything to do with house plans. Full of newsletters, articles, links and other resources - ALL FREE - in one easy to navigate site to save time and money.
Receiving threatening e-mail click here to report it to the RCMP and Ontario Provincial Police task force
Want to get off the unsolicited mail or email lists try this site Canadian Marketing Association
Provincial government advertising - new programs, services, public tender announcements, employment opportunities, public meetings and notices
Property assessments online - Detailed information about their property
Nova Scotia on line for events and activities or call 1-800-565-0000, op 72
Provincial Park Dates - or you can call 902-424-5937
Redecorating - check out the colors and finishes
We try to ensure that all the information is accurate and up to date.
UPCOMING MEETINGS (index)
Chester Municipal Heritage Society - Regular monthly meeting June 4 at 7:00 PM at Maple Cottage - Everyone welcome. Maple Cottage is OPEN 1- 4 Tuesday and Thursday but please check to make sure we are there. To contact us call 275-3826 or 275-3842.
LORDLY HOUSE MUSEUM - Closed for the season, you may access our files by calling 275-3826 or 275-3842 or visiting Maple Cottage, 75 Regent Street, 1-4 Tuesday and Thursday, please check before arriving.
Chester Basin - New Ross - Chester Lions Club
LIONS COLLECT USED HEARING AIDS
FROZEN FAVORITE MEALS: Frozen Favorites: Available in the New Ross, Chester and Chester Basin areas. In New Ross call Lion Frank Meister 689-2150, or Lion Sharon Rafuse 689-2402. In the Chester and Chester Basin areas, call Leslie at 624-0318. All proceeds to the Lunenburg County Branch of the VON.
The Village of Chester (formerly the Village Commission of Chester):
Regular Meeting - Regular meetings will now be held on the second Wednesday of each month at the office on the corner of Pleasant and King Streets. Agenda items may be forwarded to the Clerk/Treasurer two weeks prior to meeting date. If you have concerns that cannot wait call 275-4482 (can leave a message) and fax # 275-2021. Visit their new office at the corner of Queen and Pleasant Streets in Chester. E-mail email@example.com
Chester Municipal Council Session - Regular Meeting - May 30 - 6:00 PM; - at the Municipal Building - Meetings are now held on the second Thursday and the last Thursday of the month. The times for meetings is alternating between morning and evening please check for times on the Municipal web site June13 - 8:45 AM; June 27 - 6:00 PM
Village Planning Advisory Committee Meeting (PAC), No meeting scheduled -- 4:30 PM at the Municipal Office
Municipal Planning Advisory Committee Meeting (PAC), No meeting scheduled - 6:00 PM at the Municipal Office
Chester Municipal Chamber of Commerce - Executive and Advisors the first Tuesday of the month- check for location
- Village of Chester Tourism and Development Association -You
can read the final report of the Chester Charts Its Course (CCIC) prepared
by Environmental Design Management (EDM) by clicking on: http://voctada.blogspot.com/
- thanks to Ben Wiper’s assistance. The site contains the report
itself and, if you are interested, the notes made by the various groups at
the August community meeting.
COMPUTER AND INTERNET SERVICES (index)
A point of presence (POP) here on the South Shore will provides access to the Internet without long distance charges from the Chester area. For more information or to sign up, Office hours from 8 am - 10 pm. The Chester access number for the server is 531-3005. The URL is http://www.tallships.ca
Resources offered by the Halifax Public Libraries
LOCAL HOME PAGES and others..(index)
Artifacts in Clay
Cottage Country - Chester rentals
Cameron's Fine Art and Antiques
New Ross Historical Society
Church Memorial Park Chester - Events, schedules for the rink complex
Canada HQ Resource Directory
Canadian Atlas on line - from National Geographic
Veterans Affairs - Canada
Chester District School
If you are a Family Caregiver this might help
Nova Dance Studio
The Rope Loft
Find your classmates
Royal Canadian Legion War Memorial Chester - list of names inscribed, information and pictures
War Memorials - Western Shore, Chester Basin, Northwest Cove
Norway Monument - Chester
World War 1 History
Ideal Maternity Home
Southwest Regional School Board
Chester Area Middle School
Aspotogan Consolidated Elementary School ( ACES)
Webcam site on highway 103 at exit 12 - weather conditions now
Chester Area Middle School- Information about the school
Ross Farm Museum - Links to all other Nova Scotia Museums
Chester Yacht Club - Information on the club and Chester Race Week activities.
South Shore Tourism Association - information on the South Shore
Lunenburg County and South Shore Guide
NovaLight - Bob MacIsaac's home page
The Ropeloft Restaurant
1901 Census Information
Nova Scotia Archives, Museums and other information
Denise Peterson-Rafuse - MLA Chester-St. Margaret's - 213 - 9977 St. Margaret's Bay Road, RR 2, Hubbards, NS B0J 1T0
902-857-3378 or 1-877-740-3378 Fax: 902-857-3386 firstname.lastname@example.org
Gerald Keddy, M.P. - South shore--Questions, comments, concerns? Please feel free to call my South Shore Office, my staff and I would be pleased to help you.
82 Aberdeen Road, Bridgewater, N.S. B4V 2S6
Tel: 902-527-5655 Fax: 902-527-5656 Toll Free: 1-888-816-4446
157 Water Street, Shelburne, N.S. B0T 1W0
Tel: 902-875-7328 Fax: 902-875-7327
Room 704 Justice Building
Ottawa, ON K1A 0A6
Tel: 613-996-0877 Fax: 613-996-0878
Barrington Passage Office
PO Box 582
Causeway Professional Centre, Barrington Passage, NS B0W1G0
Phone 902-637-3945 Fax 902-637-3946
Open Mondays and Wednesdays
St. Margaret's Bay Office
Bizee Centre (2B Comp. 2)
8384 St. Margaret's Bay Road, Black Point, NS B0J 1B0
Phone 902-858-3586 Fax 902-858-3101
Open Wednesdays and Fridays starting September 1st
CHESTER DUPLICATE BRIDGE- Monday evenings at 7:30 p.m. in Shoreham Recreation Centre. New players welcome. For information call Betty DeMont at 627-2147 or Nancy Steele at 624-8716
Chester United Baptist Church - Offers a nursery service for newborn to 5 yrs of age from 10:30 a.m. every Sunday morning.
Sunnyside Senior's Centre - Every Wednesday from 1 to 5 p.m. at Chester Basin Legion Hall
TOPS NS #541 Chester Basin - Every Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at Gold River Western Shore Elementary School
My Time Square - Every Friday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Chester United Baptist Church, Chester
Need Help (index)
CIA Fact Book Information about destinations around the world, kids information page, games
PROBLEM GAMBLING HELP LINE 1-888-347-8888 or 1-888-347-3331 (TTY) The toll-free problem gambling help line is open 24 hours a day. All calls are answered in person, and all information is confidential. Website
CHC Atlantic is a private provider of counseling services, which operates the Problem Gambling Help Line under contract to the Department of Health. Website
KIDS HELP PHONE 1-800-668-6868 The Kids Help Phone is a toll-free, bilingual, 24 hour service providing professional counselling, information and referral services to teenagers and children.
SS Drug Dependency - Phone Lun. 634-8801 Ext. 3225 / Bridgewater 543-7882
24 Hr. Detox Helpline - Lun. 634-4624
Sexual Education - 275-3581 (Resource Nurse, Chester)
Second Story Women's Centre - Bridgewater 543-1315
Harbour House - 1-888-543-3999 (Transition house for abused women & children)
Family & Children's Services - 543-4554
Planned Parenthood - 543-1315 (Info on STD's family planning, pregnacy testing, condoms)
ACCESS NOVA SCOTIA Phone:
902-543-0660 Fax: 902-543-0599 On the net at Access
Access Nova Scotia is designed to improve your access to government information services and programs. Whether your inquiry has to do with: provincial - federal- or municipal government.
SENIORS INFO LINE - 902-624-1897 in the Bridgewater area outside the area TOLL FREE 1-800-264-8384 Office hours Monday, Wednesday and Friday 2:00 pm to 4:00pm
Lighthouse Food Bank - Located at the rear of the Department of Health building, 186 Central St., in Chester, is open every Wednesday form 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Call 902-275-5304
Alzheimer Society Nova Scotia - 5954 Spring Garden Road, Halifax, N.S. B2H 1Y7; Phone:902-422-7961; Fax: 902-422-7971; Email: email@example.com
VON Lunenburg County Branch - The Order offers Wellnesss Clinics, Foot Care Clinics, Flu Clinics, Veterans Independent Program, Volunteer Services Program, Frozen Favorites, Friendly Visiting, Caregiver Support, Senior Health Days and Seniors Information Line. Call 902-624-0318 Toll Free 1-877-813-3111 Fax: 902-624-0319 Email or on line
Consumer Information - Government information service
OTHER CHESTERS (index)Links to other villages, towns and cities with our unique name.
Chester, Connecticut - a new group made up of people from various Chester's
Chester, Cheshire, United Kingdom
Chester information for Chester, England, and the surrounding district.
University College - Chester England
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