CALL 811 / TTY 1-888-709-3555

811 HealthLine

Do you have a health concern? Is your child running a fever? Do you have questions about self-care at home or healthy eating? Do you need to speak to someone about a loved one with dementia? There are over 811 reasons to call and speak to a Registered Nurse 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 811 is a confidential and free telephone line available to all residents of Newfoundland and Labrador. Call 811 at any time, day or night.

Do you have questions about feeding your baby? About lowering your risk of heart disease? If juice cleanses are safe? Call 811 to speak to a Registered Dietitian for trusted nutrition advice.

In a medical emergency, always call 911 or visit the nearest emergency department.

Poison Control

Call 811 for poison information and triage by a Registered Nurse.

January is Alzheimer Awareness Month

The Alzheimer Society is Canada’s leading nationwide health charity supporting people living with all forms of dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, as well as their caregivers and their families.

Unable to reach 811?

If you use “Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)” or web-enabled telephone services like Skype or Google Talk, 811 may not connect. Instead, call 1-888-709-2929 to reach the HealthLine.