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Community Resources

Pregnancy

Society of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC)

To promote excellence in obstetrics and gynaecology; to advance the health of women
http://sogc.org/

Locating a Family Doctor accepting new patients

www.haltonhealthcare.com
www.halton.ca

Locating a Registered Midwife accepting new patients

www.ontariomidwives.ca
Email - haltonmidwives@bellnet.ca
Email -  midwiferycarenorth@mcphh.ca

Prenatal Classes

Halton Region/Prenatal Classes

Prenatal Clinic

Halton Healthcare/Prenatal Clinic

Childbirth and Postpartum Professional Association (CAPPA) Canada

www.cappa.net

Safety and Crisis Resources

The Hospital for Sick Children

Motherisk: Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Resources
www.motherisk.org

Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention Services of Halton (SAVIS)a

www.savisofhalton.org

Nina's Place (Joseph Brant Hospital)

For care following Sexual Assault within the past 7 days; recent domestic violenceatient care and health information
Joseph Brant Hospital/Nina's Place

Hope Place Centre

For women with children 0-6 years recovering from addictions
www.hopeplacecentres.org

Canadian Mental Health Association (Halton Region)

Support for those with mental health concerns and/or addiction concerns. Emergency shelter for those in crisis. 24 hour crisis line
www.halton.cmha.ca

Oakville Distress Centre

www.distresscentreoakville.com

North North Halton Distress Centre: 905-877-1211

Postpartum Depression Support

www.lifewithnewbaby.ca
www.helpformom.ca

Reach Out Centre for Kids (ROCK)

Promoting optimal mental health in kids and families 24 hour crisis line
www.rockonline.ca

Healthy Eating - Healthy Living

Eat Right Ontario

Info about nutrition and healthy eating: ability to call toll-free to talk with a Registered Dietician
www.eatrightontario.ca

Halton Region Public Health: Nutrition

www.halton.ca / public health / nutrition

Canadian Diabetes Association

Helping those affected by diabetes to live healthy lives
www.diabetes.ca

Stop Smoking Clinic

www.halton.ca/stop smoking

Breastfeeding

Halton Baby Friendly Initiative

Protect, promote, support breastfeeding
www.babyfriendlyhalton.ca

BestStart

www.beststart.org/Breastfeeding Matters (PDF)

Halton Parents

Mother-to-mother phone support available
www.haltonparents.ca

Breastfeeding Committee for Canada (the National Authority for the Baby-Friendly Initiative)

To establish breastfeeding as the norm for infant feeding in Canada
www.breastfeedingcanada.ca

Region of Peel

Breastfeeding video's in six languages
www.peelregion.ca/breastfeeding//video

Printable resources for moms and dads (some are multi language)
www.peelregion.ca/breastfeeding/printable resources

Rogers Hixon Milk Bank Ontario

Donating and receiving breaskmilk
www.milkbankontario.ca

Dr. Jack Newman

Breastfeeding Information
www.breastfeedinginc.ca

Infant Feeding Action Coalition (INFACT) Canada

www.infactcanada.ca/FactSheets

La Leche League Canada: Supporting Breastfeeding Families

www.lllc.ca
Oakville Email - llloakville@gmail.com
Burlington Email -  Lianam5@cogeco.ca

Pregnancy and Infant Loss

Bereaved Families of Ontario

Provides compassionate support for families and individuals after a death.  Support parents and families to help grieving children

www.bereavedfamilies.net

Don’t Speak English? Multilanguage Resources

Halton Multicultural Council

Provides services to immigrant and refugee communities including:

  • Language instruction
  • Parents with children groups
  • Homework help for youth

www.haltonmc.com

Government Websites

Service Ontario

  • Register your baby’s birth
  • get a Birth Certificate
  •  get a Social Insurance Number
  • sign up for Child benefits

www.ontario.ca/government/register-birth-new-baby

Government of Ontario

Immunizations for all ages
www.health.gov.on.ca/en/public/programs/immunization

Public Health Agency of Canada

www.phac-aspc.gc.ca

Immunization App: www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/im/index-eng.php
Healthy Pregnancy and Infancy: http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/hp-ps/index-eng.php#hp

Health Canada

www.hc-sc.gc.ca

Recent Recalls and Alerts: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/index-eng.php
Formula Recalls and Alerts: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/search-recherche/

Screening

ErinoakKids Centre For Treatment and Development

Provides hearing screening for newborns. Helps children and youth with physical, developmental, & communication.
www.erinoakkids.ca

Newborn Screening Laboratory

www.newbornscreening.on.ca

Healthy Babies, Healthy Children

www.HaltonParents.ca/Pregnancy and Parenting

Medical Resources

Hospital for Sick Children

http://www.sickkids.on.ca

About Kids Health (SickKids)

information about pregnancy and children’s health; multilingual documents
www.aboutkidshealth.ca

Canadian Paediatric Society

Caring for Kids: Information for parents: www.caringforkids.cps.ca/
Circumcision Information: www.caringforkids.cps.ca/circumsicion

Halton Region Public Health

Public Health

Public Health

Feeding Your Baby – when do I start giving solid foods?

Feeding Your Baby

Parenting Programs and Support

Parenting Programs and Supports

Oral Health From Pregnancy, Baby, and Child

Oral Health

Parent Support

Halton iParent (Our Kids Network)

Parenting Knowledge and Child Development
www.ourkidsnetwork.ca/Public/Halton-iparent

Mulitple Births of Canada

Parenting multiples
www.multiplebirthscanada.org

Oak Park Moms and Tots

Drop-in and Information Sharing
www.oakparkmomsandtots.ca

Oakville Parent-Child Centre

A place for parents to make friends and nurture their children
www.op-cc.ca

Ontario Early Years Centres

 
  • Get answers to questions
  • Take part in programs and activities
  • Get information about programs for children and families
  • Talk to professionals, other parents, and caregivers

www.oeyc.edu.gov.on.ca

Tots and Us Community Program

www.stpaulsoakville.com

Autism Ontarion

Information about Autism
www.autismontario.com

Child Care Directory and Information Line

Welcome to the Halton Resource Connections
www.thrc.ca

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