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Health Services - Pregnancy / Newborns

Baby's Best Chance

A program for pregnant women and new mothers that provides nutrition, parent education and emotional support.more info

Address / Contact Info
Boundary Family Services (BFS), Glanville Family Centre
1200 Central Avenue
, Grand Forks, BC, V0H 1H0
Ext 40223: (250) 442-2267
Toll-free: 1-877-442-5355
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Beautiful Beginnings

Supports pregnant and parenting mothers to give birth to healthy babies through meals, food vouchers, vitamin supplements and educational opportunities.more info

Address / Contact Info
Kootenay Family Place (KFP), Neighbourhood House
767 11th Avenue
, Castlegar, BC, V1N 1J7
Lauren: (778) 460-5103
Fax: (250) 365-5792
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Bellies to Babies

A drop-in program for parents expecting a new baby and parents with babies up to 12 months of age. more info

Address / Contact Info
The Family Place
312 Silica Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 4M5
Phone: (250) 352-6678 ext 1
Fax: (250) 354-2055
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Boundary Breastfeeding Cafe

Drop-in, informal support group and resource sharing for any woman interested in breastfeeding. more info

Address / Contact Info
Boundary Family Services (BFS), Glanville Family Centre
1200 Central Avenue
, Grand Forks, BC, V0H 1H0
Phone: (250) 442-2267
Toll-free: 1-877-442-5355
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Building Beautiful Babies - Pregnancy Outreach - Trail

Free dro-in group offering support, information and resources to pregnant women, new mothers (with babies up to one year) and their families.more info

Address / Contact Info
Trail Family and Individual Resources (FAIR) Centre Society
2079 Columbia Avenue
, Trail, BC, V1R 1K7
Phone: (250) 364-2326 ext 240
Fax: (250) 364-1255
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Kootenay Doula Group

Provides care from the prenatal through to the postpartum period. more info

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Life After Birth Program - Nelson

A weekly drop-in group for parents throughout the first twelve months of a child's life. Can also call for help with breastfeeding, relationships, etc. more info

Address / Contact Info
Kootenay Kids Society, The Family Place
312 Silica Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 4M5
Phone: (250) 352-6678 Ext 1
Fax: (250) 354-2055
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Mothercare Pregnancy Support - Kaslo

Assists pregnant women and new mothers to have healthier babies.more info

Address / Contact Info
North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society (NKLCSS), Kaslo Family Resource Centre
Room B120, J.V. Humphries School, 500 6th Street
, Kaslo, BC, V0G 1M0
Barb: (250) 353-7691 ext 209
NKLCSS Office: (250) 353-7691
Fax: (250) 353-7694
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Mothercare Pregnancy Support - Meadow Creek

Assists pregnant women and new mothers to have healthier babies through education, support, nutritional supplements and food vouchers. more info

Address / Contact Info
North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society (NKLCSS), North Lake Family Resource Centre
Jewett Elementary School, Meadow Creek Road
, Meadow Creek, BC, V0G 1N0
Program: (250) 353-7691 ext 209
NKLCSS Office: (250) 353-7691
Fax: (250) 353-7694
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Motherisk Alcohol and Substance Use Helpline

Helpline offers extensive information and counselling to pregnant and breastfeeding women, their families and health care providers about the fetal effects of alcohol, nicotine and drugs like marijuana, cocaine and ecstasy.more info

Address / Contact Info
Motherisk, Hospital for Sick Children
555 University Avenue
, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8
Helpline: 1-877-327-4636
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