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Links related Websites Resources

Motherisk  www.motherisk.org416-813-6780
Telehealth Ontario  1-866-797-0000
Health Canada
Best Start
Association of Ontario Midwives

Halton Childbirth Services

Giving you more than just information - helping you birth with your mind and body...

Halton Childbirth Services
Co-founded by Deb Drijber, serving families of Halton, Peel and Wellington, Ontario.
Please see the following website for more information
Registration form is available online here

Also more current information regarding classes: here

Having a Baby in Halton

Halton region health Dept. - pregnancy     905-825-6000


Milton District Hospital
Obstetrics Department905-878-2383 ext. 7030
Breastfeeding Clinic Appointments905-878-2383 ext. 7610
Tender Loving Care Retail Centre905-878-2383 ext. 7610
Prenatal Breast Feeding Course905-878-2383 ext. 7610

Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital
Maternal Child Unit905-338-4670
Maternal Child Program Tours/Admission905-338- 4662
Prenatal Clinic905-338- 4662
Breastfeeding Clinic905-338-4131
Tender Loving Care Retail Centre905-338-4131

Georgetown Hospital
Obstetrics Department905-873-0111 ext. 8245

Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital     905-632-3730
Maternal & Child Care905-632-3730 ext.4109
Labour & Delivery905-632-3730 ext.4107
Breastfeeding Clinic905-632-3730 ext.4840

Credit Valley Hospital
Maternal Child Services905-813-3944
Labour & Delivery905-813-3950

Guelph General Hospital     519-822-5350

McMaster Hospital     905-521-2100 ext. 75082


Halton Baby Friendly Initiative
Halton Breastfeeding Connection
(peer telephone support)  
La Leche League Canada  www.lllc.ca1-800-665-4324
Newman Breastfeeding Clinic & Institute  www.drjacknewman.com416-498-0002

Lactation Consultants - Breastfeeding Classes - Breastfeeding Drop-in Groups

Jill Hicks, MHE, IBCLC
Prenatal breastfeeding class - at Milton District Hospital  
JHICKS@haltonhealthcare.on.ca905-878-2383 ext.7610
Attie Sandink,RN. IBCLC. RLC - Birth & Baby Needs  asandink@cogeco.ca905-689-3632,
(Cell) 905-515-2664
Jean Kouba, RN, IBCLC - Halton Breastfeeding  www.haltonbreastfeeding.com416-407-8552
Camilla Aviss, RN, BHScN, IBCLC, CCCE - Multiple Reasons  www.multiplereasons.com905-467-9885

Prenatal Yoga

Also: Postpartum Yoga and Fertility Yoga in Milton, Ontario

Chiropractic care

Dr. Angela Barrow
- specializing in pregnancy, infant & child care   905-691-3059

Car Seat Installation/Safety

Barry Cory

Family, Maternity and Newborn Photography

Sarah Hepburn   519-996-6309

Baby Products


Halton Postpartum Mood Disorders (PMD) Support Groups

Oakville Parent Child Centre - 461 North Service Rd.
1st and 3rd Thursday afternoons of the month 1-3 p.m.
Contact: 905-849-6366 x22 (for more info or to register for childcare)

Burlington ROCK 710 Cumberland
2nd and 4th Wednesday afternoons of each month 1-3 p.m.
Contact: 905-632-9377 (for info or to register for childcare)

Our Lady of Victory School - 540 Commercial St.
1st and 3rd Thursdays evenings of each month 7-9 p.m.
Contact: Access Halton dial 311
Babies up to 6 months welcome no childcare available

For more information...

Rebecca Hynes RN, BScN
Public Health Nurse
Early Years Program
Halton Region Health Department
690 Dorval Drive, 6th floor
Oakville, ON L6K 3X9
Tel. 905-825-6000 x 2950

Childbirth Associations

CAPPA Canada