Help for Addiction and Substance Use

Health PEI offers addiction and substance use services for adults, youth, and those wanting to support family members.

Need help now?

Call the Mental Health and Addictions Phone Line at 1-833-553-6983Calls are answered by trained mental health professionals (a registered nurse or a social worker) 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Walk into an Open Access Counselling location to speak with a trained counsellor in person. No appointment is necessary. See locations, hours and phone numbers

Get help finding programs and services

Contact Community Addictions Services. 

Contact the Mental Health and Addictions Patient Navigator. 

Refer a client to Addiction and Substance Use programs

If you are a physician, nurse practitioner, or service provider who wants to refer a patient or client for addiction and substance use services, complete an Adult Services Referral form.

Addiction and substance use services for adults

Alcohol and Drug Use



The following provide short-term support in a chemical-free environment. 

Smoking (tobacco)

Services for unique populations

Addiction and substance use services for youth/children

If you are a child or youth who needs help now, call the Kids Help Phone at 1-800-668-6868 (toll-free) to speak with someone who can help you 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 

Services for family members impacted by addiction

If you want help because someone you love has an addiction or substance use problem, programs are available, call the Community Addiction Services office in your area. 

Community resources

The following community organizations offer addiction or substance use programs, services, and support to Islanders across the province. 

Published date: 
May 1, 2024
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General Inquiries

Health PEI
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-368-6130
Fax: 902-368-6136

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Phone: 902-368-6135

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If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest emergency department.

If you are unsure what to do about a health issue or if you need health information, call 8-1-1.

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