Prince Edward Island
Newfoundland & Labrador
Resources for Support
Each Atlantic Canadian province provides support, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for people experiencing issues with their gaming habits through a free, confidential helpline:
- 1-855-255-4255 in Prince Edward Island
- 1-800-461-1234 in New Brunswick
- 1-888-899-HELP (4357) in Newfoundland & Labrador
- 1-888-347-8888 in Nova Scotia
Addiction Services PEI
Gambling Addiction Services (Prince Edward Island)
Prince Edward Island ‘s Addiction Services provides assessment education and treatment services for clients experiencing harm from gambling.
GA is a fellowship of individuals who share their experiences, strengths and hopes with each other to assist themselves and other members of the group to recover from gambling.
Gam-Anon is a free 12 step self-help organization for those affected by the gambling problem of a loved one.
Credit Counselling PEI
A free confidential service provided by Family Service PEI where the goal is to help individuals with debt concerns and money management. For more information please call 902-892-2441 (Charlottetown) or 902-436-9171 (Summerside).
Credit Counselling Services of Atlantic Canada
The Credit Counselling Services of Atlantic Canada, Inc. (CCSAC) is a registered non-profit organization, providing confidential and professional budget, credit and debt repayment counseling programs to families and individuals. For more information, please call 1-888-753-2227.
Prince Edward Island Department of Health and Wellness
Prince Edward Island ‘s Department of Health and Wellness provides information, education and support to individuals experiencing harms from gambling, their families, and the community. A FREE and confidential 24/7 Gambling Support Line is available (call for yourself or a friend): 1-855-255-4255
GamTalk has an online chat for anyone who wants to discuss gambling issues, concerns about the gambling behaviour of a friend or loved one, or advice on ways to keep gambling responsible.
SMART Recovery is the leading self-empowering addiction recovery support group where our participants learn tools for addiction recovery based on the latest research and participate in a world-wide community which includes free mutual help groups. For more information please email email@example.com or visit our Facebook page.