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Lac Seul First Nation
Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children, Kejick Bay Health Clinic

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Description
Delivers a parenting support program and promotes healthy child development
  • Provides group information and educational sessions on topics about healthy pregnancy, birth and taking care of baby at home
  • Provides information on the stages of pregnancy
  • Offers parents handbook of pregnancy and baby care (Baby's Best Chance)

Program participants are provided with:
  • Follow up via telephone within 48 hours of discharge from hospital
  • Home visits pre birth to prepare family for new arrival
  • Home visits post birth to offer support to new mothers
  • Home visits during child's early years to offer development guidance
  • Referrals to other programs and services

Administers the Children's Oral Health Initiative (COHI), a First Nations and Inuit Health program focused on the prevention of dental disease and promotion of good oral health practices
Comments
Tribal Council: Independent First Nations Alliance (IFNA) Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) Treaty #3
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Eligibility
  • Members of Lac Seul First Nation with a focus on residents of Kejick Bay
    with children under 6 years of age
  • Aboriginal children at-risk
Application Process
  • Program registration required
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On November 20, 2019

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