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Contact Information
Office Phone 1-866-441-4340
Toll Free Phone 1-866-441-4340
After Hours Phone 1-800-442-9799
Fax 506-658-3034
E-Mail sd-ds@gnb.ca
Website www.gnb.ca/0017/index-e.asp
Description & Services
Description of service(s) The provincial Department of Social Development(formerly Family and Community Services) provides a comprehensive approach to family services removing barriers to work and leading to greater self-sufficiency. The department brings together all family and children's programming, income support programs, housing programs, disability programs, youth policy, and long term care programs including nursing home services.  
 
It provides a comprehensive approach to:  
~Family services (including Day Care Assistance, National Child Benefit, Prenatal Benefit Program) 
~Youth services  
~Children's services  
~Seniors' services 
~Services for persons with disabilities  
 
Programs and Services include: 
~Health Services 
~Individual Supports 
~Community Supports 
~Adoption 
~Family Foster Care 
~Social Assistance 
~Protection 
~Housing 
~Long Term Care 
~Parenting 
~Nursing Homes 
 
For more information on specific programs and services, please call or refer to the website.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:15 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Charlotte County ; Kings County ; St John County
Languages English ; French
Location information
Located In Community Saint John
Address & Map
Mercantile Centre
55 Union St, Ste 150
Saint John, NB E2L 5B7
 
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Accessibility Fully Accessible
Other Details
Service Level (30) Provincial Government
Subjects
Service Categories Adult Residential Facility Licensing ; Aging/Long Term Care Facility Associations ; Child Care Expense Assistance ; Child Care Provider Licensing ; Child Welfare/Family Services Associations ; Children's Protective Services ; Crisis Residential Treatment ; Family Caregiver Subsidies ; Housing Authorities ; Housing Expense Assistance ; Long Term Care Resident Subsidies ; Provincial/Territorial Social Assistance Programs Appeals/Complaints ; Provincial/Territorial Social Assistance Programs Applications ; Public/Subsidized Housing Appeals Assistance ; Subsidized Home Purchase