Halton. Halton Region Health Department

Site: Oakville -690 Dorval Dr - 6th Fl

Service: Halton Prenatal Nutrition Program

Contact Information
Office Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 905-825-6000 or dial 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866 (1-866-4HALTON)
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-845-0588
E-Mail accesshalton@halton.ca
Website www.halton.ca/cms/one.aspx?portalId=8310&pageId=10148
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/RegionOfHalton
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/halton-region
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/RegionofHalton
WordPress WordPress: www.haltonparentsblog.ca
Primary Contact Bonnie Hewitt, Manager, Early Years
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
690 Dorval Dr, 6th Flr
Oakville, ON L6K 3X9
 
View Google Map
Intersection Dorval Dr and QEW
Mailing Address c/o Halton Region Health Department
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name HPNP ; Public Health
Agency Information
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Established 2003
Primary Executive Dr Hamidah Meghani, Medical Officer of Health
Alternate Executive Dr Daniela Kempkens, Associate Medical Officer of Health
Funding Regional / Municipal
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) A free year round program for pregnant women to offer extra support for those facing challenging life circumstances. Weekly sessions are held on topics to improve the health of moms and their babies. 
 
Offers a warm and friendly environment to: 
* meet other expecting moms in your community 
* enjoy a healthy meal or snack with others 
* help you to feel more connected to your community 
* learn about healthy eating for mom and baby with a Registered Dietitian 
* learn about healthy pregnancies and babies with a Public Health Nurse 
* receive a voucher for a free Halton Fresh Food Box 
* receive a voucher for free prenatal vitamin/mineral supplements including vitamin D supplements for breastfed babies 
* receive transportation to and from the program location 
* receive childcare for children under 6 
* learn about local community supports and services
Hours Click here for the schedules, times and locations of sessions
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility pregnant women
Application * join as soon as you know you’re pregnant 
* new participants are always welcome and can join anytime  
* attend weekly throughout your pregnancy and until your baby is 6 months old 
* no pre-registration or health card is required
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Breastfeeding Support Programs ; Nutrition Education ~ Pregnant Women

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