Legal Issues

Who has legal issues?

Legal aid is sometimes required for certain situations. These are resources related to divorce, custody, crime and more.

Prince Edward Island Resources

Community Legal Information Association of PEI

Community Legal Information Association of PEI Inc., often called CLIA, is a non-profit registered charity. We provide information, referrals, and support to Islanders on legal issues.

Royalty Centre, Room 111

40 Enman Crescent

Charlottetown, PE   C1E 1E6

Phone: (902) 892-0853 / Toll Free: 1-800-240-9798


Information for Victims of Youth Crime

Website (PDF)

Island Help Line

24 hour, bilingual and confidential telephone service that provides information, support or help to Islanders who are in a crisis.

Toll Free: 1-800-218-2885

Legal Aid

40 Great George Street

Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8


Positive Parenting From Two Homes

Family Law Centre

1 Harbourside Access Road

Charlottetown, PE   C1A 8R4

Phone: (902) 368-4333 / Toll Free: 1-877-203-8828


Victim Services

Confidential services to victims of violence, or any other crime. A person can access Victim Services whether the police have been called or not. (902) 368-4582 (Charlottetown) (902) 888-8218 (Summerside)

Young People and the Law on PEI

Website (PDF)

Youth Justice on PEI

Website (PDF)

Canadian Resources

The Angry and Aggressive Child: Norm or Law Breaking

Hincks-Dellcrest Centre