PEI Party Line Telephone Information program

Paul H. Schurman is moderator of the PEI Party Line and chair of the PEI Seniors' Secretariat

The PEI Party Line is a free, telephone-based program that offers information and a chance to talk with others. Each week, a 45-minute telephone call is hosted with different topics and guest speakers. The call is from 10:00 am to 10:45 am (AST).

Who can take part in the PEI Party Line?

The PEI Party Line is a convenient way for any PEI resident to get information, learn new things, and stay connected to others from the comfort of home.

Is there any cost?

The program is free with no long distance charges. The call is organized by staff of the PEI Seniors' Secretariat.

How do I participate?

You can receive a program calendar and be added to our regular mailing list by contacting the PEI Seniors' Secretariat.

How does the call work?

  1. On the date and time of the program (10:00 am), call 1-866-279-1594.  As an option, we can call you. Just let us know which call you would like to join and your telephone number. We’ll call you a few minutes before the program starts.
  2. Enter the passcode: 777920#
  3. State your first name.
  4. Join others on the telephone line to listen to the guest speaker. You may ask questions, if you wish.
  5. Each call is moderated by a volunteer of the PEI Seniors' Secretariat.

What topics are covered?

Healthy aging topics are popular as well as conversations about travel, community life and history, just to name a few. Suggestions for programs are always welcome. If you have an interesting speaker or topic to suggest, please call us.

What is I miss a call?

You can catch up on programs you have missed by following these three easy steps:

  1. Dial: 1-800-937-6305
  2. Enter the passcode: 588622
  3. Enter the reference code for the program you would like to hear (see list below)

PEI Party Line Archived Calls

Search this list below for topics of interest to you. Just write down the associated code, dial in and listen.

Topic
Required Code
Adventures in Thailand 56306
Diabetes: Are you at risk? 56363
Emergency Preparedness 56448

"50+Memories: Conversations about the Past" -  Montague 50+ Seniors Club

56720
Meet the PEI Stroke Navigator 56510
Ups and Downs of Blood Pressure 56599
The Three Biggest Changes in My Lifetime 56650
Oral Health: Good for Life 56781

Therapeutic Touch ®

56850

How do I register or get more information?

Call toll-free: 1-866-770-0588

Email: seniors@gov.pe.ca

Published date: 
May 30, 2017
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General Inquiries

Department of Family and Human Services
2nd Floor, Jones Building
11 Kent Street
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8

Phone: (902) 620-3777
Toll-free: 1-866-594-3777
Fax: (902) 368-4740

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