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Halton. Halton Region Health Department

Site: Oakville - Halton Regional Centre

Service: HaltonParents/Family Health Information Line

Record #: OAK3351
Last Full Update: 24 Oct 2022

Contact Information

Office Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 905-825-6000 or call 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Instagram Instagram:
Twitter Twitter:
WordPress WordPress:
Primary Contact Jennifer Hedges, Manager, Early Years - Healthy Families

Agency Information

Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Primary Executive Dr Hamidah Meghani, Medical Officer of Health
Funding Regional / Municipal

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

The HaltonParents/Family Health Information team are a group of Public Health Nurses with pregnancy and parenting expertise in areas such as:

  • teen behaviour and communication
  • child and youth health
  • mental health concerns
  • alcohol or drug use
  • breastfeeding / nutrition
  • parenting advice
  • postpartum blues and depression
  • access to local supports and programs
  • infant/child development 

Public Health Nurses provide:

  • access to comprehensive, research-based information, support and counselling for families
  • linkages and referrals to Halton Region programs, services and local community resources
  • information, education and support via the telephone information line, email and social media accounts 

HaltonParents blog

  • a place where you can find reliable information and support to help you along your parenting journey
  • bloggers include public health nurses and dieticians
  • view the HaltonParents blog
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application required
Languages English ; Interpretation provided through language line as required
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Halton Regional Centre
1151 Bronte Rd
Oakville, ON L6M 3L1
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Intersection Bronte Rd and North Service Rd W
Mailing Address c/o Halton Region Health Department
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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