Haldimand Norfolk Health Unit

Site: Simcoe - Gilbertson Dr

Service: Health & Child Development Support for Pregnant Mothers & Families

Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Haldimand County ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under
Application Call or e-mail for information
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Simcoe
Address & Map
12 Gilbertson Dr
Simcoe, ON N3Y 4L1
Intersection Queensway and Gilbertson Dr
Mailing Address PO Box 247 
12 Gilbertson Dr 
Simcoe, ON N3Y 4L1
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description
Description (Service) Support for pregnant mothers and parents with children birth to school age 
 
Services include: 
 
Prenatal Classes - offered at various locations and times throughout the year, contact for registration, online option available at www.hnhu.org 
 
Screening - in the hospital and community to identify any possible concerns which might affect the health of the mother or the growth and development of the newborn. Consent required. 
 
Telephone contact by a Public Health Nurse - to mothers of new babies sharing resources and services available to the new family. 
 
Home visits by a Public Health Nurse and Family Home Visitor
Supports provided include: 
* pre/postnatal information 
* information about child development, nutrition, and safety  
* parenting support 
* information about community programs such as food resources, support groups, housing assistance and subsidized child care 
* translation and interpretation of information for families 
 
Well Baby Drop-In - breastfeeding and parenting support at EarlyON Child and Family Centres across Haldimand and Norfolk counties  
 
Information on Health Topics - information on: feeding your baby, healthy eating, prenatal nutrition, starting solids, safety
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-426-6170 or 905-318-6623
Fax 519-426-9246 Simcoe 
905-765-8905 Caledonia
Website www.hnhu.org
Primary Contact Kathy Heffer, Program Manager; Phone: (Business) 519-426-6170 ext 3213 * 905-318-6623 ext 3213; Email: kathy.heffer@hnhss.ca

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