Porcupine Health Unit
Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program, Hearst Branch

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Description
  • Offers nutritional counselling with a dietitian
  • Teaches healthy eating habits for both mother and infant
  • Teaches mothers how to breastfeed and offers related support and information
  • Offers participants milk and food vouchers as well as vitamin supplements
Comments
Vouchers for vitamin supplements, milk and food are only available to women enrolled in the program.
Services are provided by a Registered Dietitian who travels to the community.
Main Office: Timmins
Eligibility
Must have a valid Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) card
Pregnant women:
  • living on a low income
  • living in social isolation with limited access to services
  • living in difficult life circumstances such as violence
  • who smoke, drink alcohol or use harmful substances
Application Process
Contact office to enroll in the program
Fees
None
Accessibility
Unknown
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On February 26, 2019

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