Farmer Assistance Program

What is the Farmer Assistance Program
The Farmer Assistance Program (FAP) is a service that provides confidential, professional counseling services to farmers and their families.  The program recognizes that some problems can affect home life and work performance.  When this happens, help may be required in resolving these problems through the assistance of a trained professional counsellor.  The counsellors are trained to provide short term counselling or refer individuals to other professional services and resources in the community.

The FAP counsellors have a wide variety of experience in a range of problem areas, including:

This program will provide a range of services for farmers and their families:


A farmer is an individual, partnership, cooperative or other association of persons engaged in the production of crops, livestock or other eligible commodities intended for commercial sale.

For more information visit the Prince Edward Island Federation of Agriculture



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