The new Government of Prince Edward Island website is designed to better serve residents and businesses by making it easier to search and find information in English or French from any device, anywhere, any time–all the time.
'That’s Island Style' is a campaign that celebrates Island culture with PEI food and drink products. This spring and summer, local producers will take part in grocery and liquor store promotions across the province. Recipes have been developed that showcase Island products. All meals include drink pairing suggestions and drink recipes.
The first day of school in Prince Edward Island is Tuesday, September 6, 2016. Watch for school buses on the highways and byways of the province.
Islanders are encouraged to follow the Canadian Centre of Substance Abuse’s Low-Risk Alcohol Drinking Guidelines. Adults of legal drinking age, who chose to drink, are reminded to limit drinking to no more than two drinks a day or 10 per week for women, and three drinks a day or 15 per week for men.
Foster families play an important role in PEI communities by providing care on a short or long-term basis for children up to age 18. There are about 170 children in foster care in the province. To learn more about becoming a foster parent, plan to attend an upcoming information session.