West Elgin Community Health Centre

Parenting Support

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Record #: LON0956 Last Modified: 12 Jun 2014 Last Full Update: 15 Jan 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone519-768-1715
Fax519-768-2548
E-Mailinfo@wechc.on.ca
Websitewww.wechc.on.ca
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameWest Elgin Community Health Centre
Service Level(50) Non Profit
FundingProvinical - SWLHIN ; United Way
Description and Service Details
DescriptionParenting support and education classes offered on a rolling schedule

Baby Food Making - Teaches parents proper techniques for preparing, storing and serving baby food * program offered on demand

Beyond Baby Food - Learn how to transition babies from pureed foods to table foods *  recipes and teaching focused on safe introduction of various textures and recommended amounts * baby minding and sibling care available

Breast Feeding Support - Breast feeding support from a Registered Nurse through telephone or home visit * includes breast pump rentals

Grow with Baby (Well Baby Clinic) - Health-related questions answered by Registered Nurse and Registered Dietitian for families of young children from birth to 18 months * infants weighed and measured

Our Mom Show - Drop in session to chat and share for mothers

Prenatal Classes - Prenatal education classes

Wee Exercise - Infant exercise to help strengthen and promote stages of development
HoursMon, Wed, Fri 8:30am-5pm * Tue, Thu 8:30am-9pm
Areas ServedElgin County
BoundariesWest Elgin
EligibilityVaries per program
ApplicationCall * appointments required for some programs
LanguagesEnglish
FeesFree
Site Information
Located In CommunityWest Lorne
Address & Map153 Main St
West Lorne, ON N0L 2P0
AccessibilityFully Accessible