Rose of Sharon Services for Young Mothers

Site: Rose of Sharon Services for Young Mothers

Service: ABC All Babies Count Canada Nutrition Program

Record Details
Alternate Name ABC ; All Babies Count ; Rose of Sharon Services for Young Mothers
Office Phone Newmarket and Keswick: 905-853-5514 ; Richmond Hill 905-868-4362 ; Markham 905-868-0519
Toll Free Phone 1-877-516-3715
Fax 905-853-5949
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Primary Contact Sally Freitas, ABC Program Supervisor; Phone: 905-853-5514 ext 233
Primary Executive Anna Pavan, Executive Director, Rose of Sharon Services for Young Mothers; Phone: 905-853-5514; Fax: 905-853-5949
Funding Federal - Public Health Agency of Canada ; offered in partnership with Rose of Sharon, Social Enterprise for Canada, and York Region Public Health
Description (Service) Weekly nutrition, pregnancy and parenthood classes for mothers * access to public health nurses, nutrition educator and counsellor * childminding, translators and transportation may be available for participants;

two and a half hour sessions * how to eat well on budget, talk about their pregnancy, learn about nutrition, find out what to expect during labour and delivery, tips on breastfeeding * prepare, eat, and take home healthy food * talk about joys and challenges of being a mother * opportunity for peer support relationships

See website for program locations including

Newmarket, Rose of Sharon, 361 Eagle St, Newmarket, ON, L3Y 1K5, Tel: 905-853-5514 ext 237;
Markham, The Olive Branch Community Church, 175 Anderson Avenue, Markham, ON, L6E 1A4, 905-471-1620;
Keswick, Maple Hill Baptist Church, 215 Glenwoods Ave, Keswick, ON, L4P 2W6, 905-853-5514 xt 237;
Richmond Hill, Ontario Early Years Centre, 10610 Bayview Ave, Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 3N8, 1-866-404-2077 xt 214;
Hours Call or email for information
Dates Mon 1pm-3:30pm Newmarket, Tue 10:30am-1pm Markham, Wed 1pm-3:30pm Richmond Hill, Thu 10 am-12:30pm Keswick
Meetings Call the toll-free number for locations and times
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility Pregnant women of all ages who need additional support during their pregnancy * nutrition programs for pregnant women any age residing in York Region
Application Please call the toll-free number to find out if you are eligible
Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Site Location York Region (Newmarket, Keswick, Richmond Hill, Markham)
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
361 Eagle St
Newmarket, ON L3Y 1K5
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Intersection Lorne Ave and Eagle St
Physical Access Partially Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door ; Not Applicable
Service Categories Cooking Classes ~ Pregnant Women ; Nutrition Education ~ Pregnant Women ; Public Health Nursing ~ Pregnant Women
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