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Porcupine Health Unit

Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program, Iroquois Falls Branch

  • 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
  • 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: 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-AugProgram Hours: Vary, call to determine when the Registered Dietitian will be at this location
Must have a valid Ontario Hospital Insurance Plan (OHIP) cardPregnant 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
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(50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 26, 2019