Four Directions Community Health Centre: Healthiest Babies Possible Program

The Healthiest Babies Possible Program supports at-risk pregnant women (before 34 weeks gestation) and their families up to 6 months after baby is born.

Team members in the program include community health workers, a public health nurse and a nutritionist.

We Offer:

  • Community Health Worker support with self-care and medical follow-up
  • transportation to Centre programs and medical appointments
  • access to an Elder, Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, Nutritionist, Healer, Midwife and Addiction
  • Support Worker
  • childcare during programs
  • milk and vitamins
  • advocacy and referral for more support based on individual needs
  • prenatal information and support sessions including:
    • “Breast Friends Support Group”
      For new or expectant moms who are interested in discussing breastfeeding ; held monthly. For more information, click here.
    • “Hands-On Cooking Circles”
      As part of other programs to increase skills in preparing healthy meals and snacks.
    • “Mossbag /Quilting Classes”
      Create a mossbag or quilt, and discuss traditional cultural practices and teachings about pregnancy and parenting.
    • “Prenatal Classes”
      Learn about pregnancy, childbirth, caring for your new baby and becoming a parent in discussions with other mothers and staff. For the topics covered and more information, click here.
    • “Women’s Speaking Circle”
      group for women to share, to listen and to be heard, celebration of program participation.

Give your baby a healthy start, the Healthiest Babies Possible Program is here to help.

Call or drop in to join: 306-766-0200.

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