Emergency NumbersAmbulance, Fire, Police: 9-1-1
24 hour telephone service for emergencies requiring immediate help.
811 Telehealth: 8-1-1
24 hour telephone service for non-emergency health information. Dial 7-1-1 (TTY), if you are hearing impaired.
For more information, visit www.healthpei.ca/811
|When should you call 9-1-1 instead of 8-1-1?
Call 9-1-1 or go to an emergency department when:
Addiction Services: 1-888-299-8399
24 hour, toll-free service from anywhere on PEI for inpatient and out-patient detoxification, counseling, information and referral for help with an addiction to alcohol and drugs.
For more information, visit www.healthpei.ca/addictions
|Gambling Support Information: 1-855-255-4255
24 hour, toll-free, confidential telephone service with a licensed social worker for problem gambling counseling and crisis intervention.
For more information, visit www.gov.pe.ca/health/index.php3?number=1053112&lang=E
Report an adult protection concern of a vulnerable adult who you believe is being abused or neglected.
For more information, visit www.healthpei.ca/adultprotection
Child Protection: 1-877-341-3101
If you suspect a child is in need of protection, you are legally required to contact Child and Family Services.
After hours: 1-800-341-6868
For more information, visit www.gov.pe.ca/sss/index.php3?number=1025805&lang=E
Island Help Line: 1-800-218-2855
24 hour, bilingual and confidential telephone service that provides information, support or help to Islanders who are in a crisis – feeling depressed or thinking about suicide.
Kids Help Phone: 1-800-668-6868
24 hour, bilingual, confidential and anonymous telephone and online counseling service for children and youth.
For more information, visit KidsHelpPhone.ca
Poison Control: 1-800-565-8161
24 hour telephone information for families and health care professionals related to poisoning and possible poison exposures.
For more information, visit www.iwkpoisoncentre.ca
|Anderson House Crisis Line: 1-800-240-9894
Substance-free emergency shelter for women and their children.
Chief Mary Bernard Memorial Shelter: 1-855-297-2332
Emergency shelter from family violence for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal women and their children.
For more information, visit http://cmbmws.ca
Bedford MacDonald House: 1 (902) 892-9242
Emergency homeless shelter and short-term residence for men.
PEI Rape and Sexual Assault Centre: 1-888-368-8055
Confidential counseling service for victims of rape and sexual assault.
For more information, visit www.peirsac.org