COVID-19 Contact Information

Public health risk is continually reassessed as new information becomes available. If you require government services, use online services and phone services, where applicable.

Renew PEI, Together Inquiries

Call 1-800-958-6400 with questions about the provincial plan to reopen businesses, services and public spaces.

Email envhealth@ihis.org about businesses and organizational operational plans.

Public Health Orders

Call 1-800-958-6400 with concerns that someone you know is not following the self-isolation directive.

Travel Approval

Email publicsafety@gov.pe.ca or call 902-368-5025 for pre-approval of non-essential travel to Prince Edward Island

COVID-19 Inquiries

PEI General Inquiries Line

For GENERAL questions about COVID-19, call 1-833-533-9333

PEI Business Information

BUSINESS questions about COVID-19? Call 1-866-222-1751 or email peibusinesshelpline@gov.pe.ca.

PEI Health Information

For GENERAL HEALTH questions about COVID-19, call 1-800-958-6400

Health PEI is asking retirees and community members for help. Nurses and all other clinical staff, retired physicians of all specialities and volunteers who want to make a difference. To apply, call Human Resources at 902-368-4927.

811 Tele-Health

If you develop COVID-19 symptoms, call your family physician or nurse practitioner. If you do not have a family physician or nurse practitioner, or are unable to reach them, call 8-1-1.

Use the self-assessment tool to help determine whether you should be tested for COVID-19.

Social Programs

For child protection concerns, call 1-877-341-3101 (Monday - Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm) and 1-800-341-6868 (after hours)

For family violence concerns, visit princeedwardisland.ca/familyviolenceprevention for a list of community supports. If you (or someone you know) are experiencing family violence, help is available.

For seniors questions, call 1-866-770-0588 or email seniors@gov.pe.ca

For clients of Social Assistance and AccessAbility, call 1-877-569-0546

Mental Health Supports (24 hours, seven days a week)

Farmers, Farm Families and Farm Workers: Call the Farmer Assistance Program at 1-800-736-8006

Island Helpline: Call 1-800-218-2885 (toll-free)

Kids Help Phone: Call 1-800-668-6868 (toll-free)

Public Schools Branch: School counselors and psychologists are available. Call 902-368-5155 or email supportforfamilies@edu.pe.ca  

Federal Government Contacts

Government of Canada COVID-19 Information: Call 1-833-784-4397 or email phac.info.aspc@canada.ca

(NOTE: There have been reports of fraudulent telephone calls from the above phone number; visit Canada.ca to learn more).

Global Affairs for Canadians Abroad: Call 1-613-996-8885

Passport Services: Call 1-800-567-6868

Federal EI Number: Call 1-833-381-2725

Labour Program: Call 1-800-641-4049

Social Media

Follow #RenewPEITogether and #PEICovid19 on Twitter and Instagram and visit the Government of Prince Edward Island Facebook

Published date: 
May 7, 2020
Health and Wellness

General Inquiries

Department of Health and Wellness
4th Floor North, Shaw Building
105 Rochford Street
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-368-6414
Fax: 902-368-4121

DeptHW@gov.pe.ca