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Thunder Bay District Health Unit

Healthy Babies Healthy Children


Description
Delivers a voluntary parenting support program and promotes healthy child developmentProgram participants are provided with:
  • Support and education during pregnancy through referral and home visiting as appropriate
  • Follow up via telephone within 48 hours of discharge from hospital
  • Home visits and referrals post birth to offer support to new mothers as required
  • Home visits during child's early years to offer development guidance as required
  • Referrals to other programs and services
Comments
For more information about the Health Babies Healthy Children Program, visit the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services website
Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
Pregnant women and families or individuals with children aged 0-6 years
Application Process
  • Referrals by self, other health care professionals, agencies, or through the Health Unit's Screening process
  • Screening done by Public Health Nurses
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 4, 2021