Prenatal Nutrition Program
at The Ininew Friendship Centre
Sponsored by the Ininew Friendship Centre and funded by the Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program, Health Canada, in agreement with the Province of Ontario
Prenatal Nutrition Program Coordinator
Call 705-272-4497 Extension #240
Who We Are...
The Prenatal Nutrition Program provides services that meet the identified needs of pre and postnatal moms and provides support to improve the health of Indigenous mothers and their babies up to six months of age that live off-reserve.
What We Do...
Provide prenatal nutrition programs and information sessions.
Inform participants about economical choices: food budget, diapers in lieu of disposable
Assist participants in preparing nutritional lunches on weekly basis.
Lease/lend items relating to prenatal and post natal care, resource material.
Accept, organize and distribute clothing for babies.
Provide on-going support to prenatal and postnatal moms through home visits, liaison, referrals to other Ininew Programs when necessary.
Home/ Hospital visits/ as requested
Community baskets/ weekly
Baby Showers/ As requested
Prenatal Circle 12pm to 3pm Weekly (Nutritional Meal Provided)
Craft Circle 1pm to 3pm Weekly
For Information regarding the Prenatal Nutrition Program, contact Ann at...
Phone; 705-272-4497 Ext. #240 Fax; 705-272-3597
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