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M'Chigeeng First Nation

Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program

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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)
  • Plans and supervises special events and activities for participants such as camping trips
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
Eligibility
  • Members of M'Chigeeng First Nation with children younger than 6 years of age
  • Indigenous children at-risk
Application Process
  • Program registration required
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
Office
705-377-5347 - Health Centre
Fax
705-377-5090
Web Site
http://www.mchigeeng.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 308
c/o M'Chigeeng Health Centre
M'Chigeeng, ON, P0P 1G0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Crystal Taibossigai-McCauley, Partner in Parenting
Email: crystalt@mchigeeng.ca
Phone: 705-377-5347 Ext 217
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed registration required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
September 19, 2022
Address
M'Chigeeng Health Centre, 689A Hwy 551
M'Chigeeng First Nation, ON, P0P 1G0
  • Health Centre is located on Hwy 551 in M'Chigeeng First Nation
  • Situated near Lakeview School

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 to 1630
Tue
0800 to 1630
Wed
0800 to 1630
Thu
0800 to 1630
Fri
0800 to 1630

Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
M'Chigeeng First Nation