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MacLeod Shiretown Nursing Home

MacLeod Shiretown Nursing Home is a 53-bed MacLeod Cares nursing home in Pictou, Nova Scotia offering a mix of Residential Care Facility and Nursing Care beds.

MacLeod Shiretown is located on spacious grounds in a country like setting but still close to all services and amenities in Pictou. This modern facility has a warm feeling of home and our friendly staff members are ready to help with your daily needs and support your well-being in every way possible.


Residential Care

Government-subsidized, facility-based, personal care services to residents who can no longer live on their own with family support or home care.

Residential Care Details

Nursing Care

Government-subsidized, facility-based, nursing care and personal care services for residents who can no longer live on their own with family support or home care.

Nursing Care Details

Contact & Location

Good to Know

How do I apply for residency in Long Term Care in Nova Scotia?

Long Term Care facilities in Nova Scotia operate under a single point of entry system administered by the Department of Health and Wellness. To apply for residency in a Residential Care Facility or a Nursing Home, call toll-free at 1-800-225-7225 to find out about the application process, to arrange for a Care Coordinator to assess your care needs, and to identify the best method of having your needs met.

Visit Long Term Care on the Nova Scotia Health and Wellness website

Health & Wellness

  • 24hr Nursing and Personal Care
  • Physician Services
  • Pharmacy Consultants
  • Physiotherapy

Dining & Nutrition

  • Dietician On-site
  • Full Meal Service and Snacks
  • Special and Therapeutic Diets
  • Supplements

Comfort & Security

  • Warm and Welcoming Facilities
  • Caring and Professional Staff 24/7
  • Secured Entryways, Elevator, Wheelchair Ramps
  • Extra-wide Hallways with Handrails

Activities & Amenities

  • Daily Activities
  • Social and Recreational Programs
  • Holiday Celebrations
  • Pastoral Care Services

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