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Ginoogaming First Nation

Healthy Babies Healthy Children


Description
Delivers a parenting support program and promotes healthy child development
  • Provides group information and educational sessions on topics about healthy pregnancy, birth and taking care of baby at home
  • Provides information on the stages of pregnancy
  • Offers parents handbook of pregnancy and baby care (Baby's Best Chance)
  • Organizes prenatal classes as needed
  • Operates a children's library to encourage child literacy
Program participants are provided with:
  • 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 child development guidance
  • Referrals to other programs and services
Eligibility
  • Members of Ginoogaming First Nation with children younger than 6 years of age
  • Indigenous children at-risk
Application Process
  • Program registration required
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
Office
807-876-2732 - Health Centre
Fax
807-876-1614
Web Site
http://www.ginoogamingfn.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 89
c/o Health Centre
Longlac, ON, P0T 2A0
Canada
Languages
English
Health Director
Sheri Taylor
Email: sheri.taylor@ginoogamingfn.ca
Fees
None
Documents Required
Completed registration required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
Government - City
Topic(s)
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
May 27, 2022
Address
203 Balsam Rd
Ginoogaming First Nation, ON, P0T 2A0
  • New Ginoogaming Health Centre is located at Balsam Rd in the community of Ginoogaming First Nation, 5 min S of Longlac
  • Closest intersection is at Balsam Rd and Spruce St
  • Situated near the Training Centre

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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
Service Area(s)
Ginoogaming First Nation