Rose of Sharon Services for Young Mothers

Site: Rose of Sharon Services for Young Mothers

Service: ABC All Babies Count Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program

Record Details
Alternate Name ABC ; All Babies Count ; CIF ; Rose of Sharon Services for Young Mothers
Office Phone 905-853-5514 ext 233
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 Regional / Municipal - Regional Municipality of York CIF ; Federal - Public Health Agency of Canada ; offered by Rose of Sharon in partnership with York Region Public Health and other community resources
Description (Service) Weekly nutrition, pregnancy and parenthood classes for mothers * access to public health nurses, health and wellness professionals and counsellor * childminding, interpretor and transportation may be available for participants;

two hour sessions * how to eat well on budget, talk about 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 233;
Markham, The Olive Branch Community Church, 175 Anderson Avenue, Markham, ON, L6E 1A4, 905-853-5514 ext 233;
Keswick, Maple Hill Baptist Church, 215 Glenwoods Ave, Keswick, ON, L4P 2W6, 905-853-5514 xt 233;
Richmond Hill, Ontario Early Years Centre, 10610 Bayview Ave, Richmond Hill, ON, L4C 3N8, 905-853-5514 ext 233
Hours Call or email for information
Dates Mon 1pm-3pm Newmarket, Tue 10:30am-12:30pm Markham, Wed 1pm-3pm Richmond Hill, Thu 10 am-12pm Keswick
Meetings Call 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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