Become a Member

HANS Annual Membership runs from July 1 to June 30 each year.
HANS General Membership $25.00
HANS Practitioner Membership $100.00

Benefits of General Membership

  • Belong to a like-minded community
  • Help herbal knowledge and herbal medicine flourish in Nova Scotia
  • Receive information about herbal-related offerings, upcoming events and classes via HANS list-serve
  • Reduced rates on some HANS-sponsored events, such as the Herb Fair and professional development seminars
  • Opportunity to advertise your business or services on the website, listserve and at various events (small fee)
  • May stand for nomination to the Board of Directors after one year in good standing
  • May volunteer for a HANS committee or project
  • Full voting rights at the Annual General Meeting
  • A group membership with United Plant Savers.  For more information contact

Professional Membership

Member Discounts

Members may be entitled to discounts from the following participating businesses:

  • Venus Envy (Halifax) offers a 10% discount on all in-store books and products
  • Savayda Jarone Herbal Dispensary and Clinic — 10% discount off preparations
  • Jeanette Poirier Herbal Dispensary — 10% discount off preparation
  • Michele Graveline, Master Herbalist & RHN — 10% off classes or workshops
  • Casaroma offers a 25% discount.

Please be prepared to present your membership card.

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To Become A Member

Download our HANS Brochure and send either a cheque or money order, payable to The Herbalist Association of Nova Scotia, to:

Herbalist Association of Nova Scotia (HANS)
989 Young Avenue
Halifax, NS
B3H 2V9