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Sandy Lake First Nation
Prenatal Nutrition Program
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Provides culturally appropriate education, programs and support to improve the health of expectant First Nation women and their babies
  • Promotes pre/post natal nutrition and healthy lifestyles
  • Provides information and support for all stages of pregnancy, including preparation for labour and delivery
  • Provides breastfeeding education and information
  • Offers adult and teen individual and group prenatal classes
  • Offers home and hospital visits
  • Provides infant formula and baby food to individuals in an emergency situation
  • Provides an infant weigh scale for use anytime
  • Provides referrals to other supports and services
  • Provides cultural craft times and teachings

Nutrition Education
  • Teaches about shopping on a budget
  • Advises on pre/postnatal nutrition and food supplements
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Eligibility
Members of Sandy Lake First Nation who are pregnant or planning on becoming pregnant and their infants up to 6 months of age
Application Process
Program registration required
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Updated On
November 22, 2019

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