Application for Admission

1 Nakile pcs 008Application for Admission to Nakile Home for Special Care

If you are interested in seeking admission to Nakile Home for Special Care, you will need to apply through Continuing Care Nova Scotia. All applicants must submit a medical assessment, a social history and a complete financial assessment. Completed applications are then submitted to a provincial classification officer for approval.

Some of the provincial guidelines for admission to a long-term care facility include:

  • The applicant must have a medical condition that warrants admission. A person will not qualify for admission on age alone.
  • The applicant must have a stable medical condition. They must not require frequent medical attention.
  • The applicant must not be disruptive or cause a potential threat to the residents of the Home.

A Care Coordinator with Continuing Care Nova Scotia will review the financial obligations with the family and applicant prior to admission to Nakile. Be assured that these forms remain strictly confidential and are utilized for admissions procedures only.

The cost of living at Nakile is determined by Continuing Care Nova Scotia. On-going costs not covered in the per diem rate will remain the applicant's responsibility, ie: vision care, dental,  medications and special equipment.


Continuing Care Nova Scotia 1-800-225-7225