Newfoundland and Labrador

Finding a Doctor

The Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Health and Community Services maintains a list of family physicians in the St. John’s area who are accepting new patients. Telephone 709-729-4984

Finding Mental Health Services

Mental Health Services are delivered on a regional basis. For information on mental health services, contact the appropriate Regional Health and Community Services Centre. They can help you find services in your community.

Regional Mental Health Programs
Eastern Health Care

Finding Self-Help Resources in Newfoundland

Consumer Health Awareness Network Newfoundland and Labrador (CHANNAL)
P. O. Box 5788
354 Water Street, 3rd Floor
St. John’s, NF, AIC 5X3
Tel: (709) 753-8550
Fax: (709) 753-8537
This group can help you find peer support groups close to your home. Their services include: Mental health promotion, self-help and mutual aid, public awareness/education, presentations, outreach programs, meetings and newsletters

Canadian Mental Health Association- Newfoundland and Labrador
P.O. Box 5788
354 Water St., 3rd floor
St. John’s, NF, A1C 5X3
Tel: (709) 753-8550
Fax: (709) 753-8537

Schizophrenia Society of Newfoundland & Labrador
205 – 206 West Block
Waterford Hospital
Waterford Bridge Road
St. John’s, NF, A1E 4J8
Tel: (709) 777-3335
Fax: (709) 777-3524