In an emergency

In case of an emergency, go to the nearest emergency department or call 911 for an ambulance.

If you are unsure whether you, or a loved one, should go to the Emergency Department, please call 811 to speak with a registered nurse 24 hours, seven days a week.

When to use the emergency department

Visit the emergency if you feel you have a serious or urgent medical problem.

Coming to emergency department

Learn what to expect when you visit the emergency department.

Find an emergency department

Eastern Health operates 13 emergency departments around the region.

Mental health emergency

Find help if in a mental health emergency.
Mental Health Crisis Line (24-hr) and Mobile Crisis Response Team: 709-737-4668 or 1-888-737-4668

Sexual Assault Crisis Line

Telephone: 709-726-1411 or toll-free at 1-800-726-2743

NL 811 HealthLine

Health information and advice for adults and pediatrics.
Telephone: 811

Opioid Treatment Clinic (Methadone)

Telephone: 709-752-4478

Psychiatric Assessment Unit (24 hr) St. John’s

Telephone: 709-777-3021

Poison Information Centre

Telephone: 811

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Last updated: 2021-07-04