West Elgin Community Health Centre

Site: West Lorne Main Office

Service: Parenting Support

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Record #: LON0956 Last Modified: 14 May 2015 Last Full Update: 19 Jan 2015
Contact Information
Office Phone519-768-1715
Description and Service Details
Description (Service)Parenting 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

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
Agency Information
FundingProvinical - SWLHIN ; United Way
Site Information
Site LocationWest Elgin
Located In CommunityWest Lorne
Address & Map
153 Main St
West Lorne, ON N0L 2P0
IntersectionGraham Rd and Main St
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Service CategoriesBreastfeeding Support Programs ; General Expectant/New Parent Assistance Programs ; Nutrition Education ; Parenting Skills Classes ; Physical Fitness ; Well Baby Drop In Centres