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Porcupine Health Unit
Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program, Kapuskasing 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 is located in Timmins
Hours of Operation
Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm Sep-Jun * Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm Jul-Aug
Program Hours: Vary, call to determine when the Registered Dietitian will be at this location
Eligibility
Must have a valid Ontario Hospital 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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   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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