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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. We are available 9:00 am to 12:00 noon and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Monday to Friday. (You can call or email anytime and we will get back to you during working hours.)

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.

March is Nutrition Month

Are you trying to manage a medical condition, please a picky eater, decipher food labels or provide a balanced, nutritional diet to your family? Need advice? Call 811 today to speak to a Registered Dietitian.

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.