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Métis Nation of Ontario
Thunder Bay Métis Council
Métis Healthy Babies Healthy Children

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Operates as a program under the Healing and Wellness Branch
Delivers a parenting support program and promotes child development
  • Offers group and individual prenatal classes on an as needed basis
  • Provides information on the stages of pregnancy
  • Offers parents handbook of pregnancy and baby care (Baby's Best Chance)
Program participants are provided with:
  • Free milk coupons
  • 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
Also offers:
  • Educational and promotional workshops and presentations to schools, community groups and parents
  • Hosts cultural events
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Head OfficeMétis Nation of Ontario66 Slater Street, Unit 1100Ottawa, ON K1P 5H1Ph 613-798-1488 Toll-free 1-800-263-4889Thunder Bay Métis Council is located in MNO Region 2
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
  • Métis families with children younger than 6 years of age
  • Pre/postnatal women


Age Requirements: Ages: 6 year(s) and under;
Application Process
  • Intake assessment required
  • Home visitation requires advance arrangements
Fees
None
Accessibility
Partially Accessible - Parking -- Accessible with one designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- no automatic push button available; Washroom -- Accessible with side holding bar
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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   Last Updated On November 22, 2019

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