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The Municipality of the District of St. Mary's

Municipality of the District of St. Mary's
8296 Hwy #7
P.O. Box 296 Sherbrooke,
Nova Scotia, B0J 3CO

Telephone: (902) 522-2049
Fax: (902) 522-2309


Health Care and Education

St. Mary’s Memorial Hospital

St. Mary's Memorial Hospital

St. Mary's Memorial Hospital is located in the beautiful historic village of Sherbrooke, on the banks of St. Mary's River. A small, close-knit staff maintains excellent patient/staff relationships in a family oriented atmosphere. St. Mary's Memorial Hospital is an accredited eight-bed acute care facility served by two physicians. Services provided include lab, x-ray, EKG, physiotherapy, social work, palliative care, nutrition, 24 hour emergency, tele-medicine as well as diabetic, foot, well men's and well women's clinics.

  • PO Box 299, Sherbrooke, B0J 3C0
  • 91 Hospital Road, Sherbrooke
  • (p) (902) 522-2882 (f) (902) 522-2556

EMC (Emergency Medical Care)

EMC (Emergency Medical Care)

The Municipality of St. Mary's and area is fully covered by 911. Sherbrooke itself has one ambulance that covers Sherbrooke and the outlying communities. The base is located at 96 Old Road Hill, across the street from the high school and elementary school. There are six Paramedics who work out of Sherbrooke, which gives the area 24-hour coverage. The local fire departments and ambulances from Country Harbour and Ecum Secum (1/2 hour drive to the east and west of Sherbrooke, respectively) provide back up for our station. We have fully trained Paramedics who are continuously upgrading their skills. Vehicles are maintained in top condition. The door to our base is always open to the public, so stop and look at equipment, ask questions, or just to say 'hi' and have a coffee.

  • 96 Old Road Hill Sherbrooke, Nova Scotia, B0J 3C0
  • 911

High Crest Nursing Home

High-Crest Sherbrooke Home for Special Care

High-Crest Sherbrooke is a 39 bed facility with a 12 bed Alzheimer secure unit and 24 hour registered nursing care. Full recreation activities and volunteer programs are available along with a 13 passenger wheelchair accessible bus. Our home is served by two physicians and is only a three minute drive from the nearest hospital.

  • Sonora Road, Sherbrooke, B0J 3C0
  • (902) 522-2147

Seniors Housing - Maple Manor

  • Eastern Mainland Housing Authority
  • 176 Archimedes Street,
    New Glasgow, Nova Scotia B2H 5E1

New Glasgow: (902) 752-1225
Toll Free: 1-800-933-2101
Fax: (902) 752-1315
(Includes Antigonish, Guysborough & Pictou Counties)

St Mary's Medical Clinic

  • Dr. Ackermann & Dr. Cameron
  • Sherbrooke, NS B0J 3C0 (902) 522-2275

Shoppers Drug Mart

  • Sherbrooke, NS B0J 3C0 (902) 522-2010

Guysborough County Homecare

  • Barbara Croft
  • Sherbrooke, NS B0J 3C0 (902) 522-2861

Guysborough Adult Learning Association (GALA)

GALA coordinates and delivers Nova Scotia School for Adult Learning projects in communities throughout Guysborough County. There is continuous intake and flexible program scheduling. Alternate programming is offered to individuals who cannot access the projects because of the rural distance factor. GALA works with seniors and families to foster continuous lifelong learning. The organization networks with other community groups whenever possible to improve services. 
9996 Chedabucto Mall
P.O. Box 255, Guysborough, NS B0H 1N0
Telephone/Fax: (902) 533-4252 Toll Free: 1-877-332-1277
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

St. Mary’s Education Centre/Academy

  • Principal – Mr. Jack MacDonald 
  • Vice Principal- Mr. Terry Chisholm
  • Grades Primary to 12
  • 121 Old Road Hill, P.O. Box 292
    Sherbrooke, Nova Scotia, B0J 3C0
    Tel: (902) 522-2035, Fax: (902) 522-2336                                                                                                                                                   
  • Website: St. Mary's Education Centre/Academy