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Wabauskang First Nation

Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program

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Description
Provides supports and services to help families improve maternal and infant nutritional health

Focuses on the following 3 areas:

Maternal Nourishment that may include:
  • Baby food making and nutritional cooking sessions
  • Healthy snacks and meal information
  • Milk and food vouchers as well as vitamin supplements
Nutrition Screening, Education and Counselling includes:
  • Education on prenatal nutrition
  • Understanding food labels
  • Presentations by dietitians and health specialists
  • Nutrition screening by Community Health Representative
  • Individual counselling by nutritionists
Breastfeeding Program includes:
  • Promotion of breastfeeding initiation and duration
  • Support groups
  • Breastfeeding videos and resource materials
Hours of Operation
Fri
9 am - 12 noon
Mon
9 am - 4 pm
Tue
9 am - 4 pm
Wed
9 am - 4 pm
Thu
9 am - 4 pm

Mon-Thu 9 am-4 pm, Fri 9 am-12 noon
Eligibility
  • Members of Wabauskang First Nation who are pregnant, new mothers or with infants under 12 months of age
  • Vitamin supplements, milk and food vouchers are only available to women enrolled in the program
Application Process
Program registration required
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed registration required
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
January 19, 2021