Rose of Sharon

Site: Rose of Sharon

Service: ABC All Babies Count Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program

Record Details
Alternate Name ABC ; 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
E-Mail information@roseofsharon.com
Website www.roseofsharon.com/programs/abc/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/ABCAllBabiesCountYR
Primary Contact Sally Freitas, ABC Program Supervisor; Phone: 905-853-5514 ext 233; Fax: 905-853-5949; Email: information@therose.ca
Primary Executive Anna Pavan, Executive Director, Rose of Sharon Services for Young Mothers; Phone: 905-853-5514; Fax: 905-853-5949
Funding Regional / Municipal - York Region ; Federal - Health 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 young mothers * classes run by public health nurses, nutrition educator and counsellor * child care, Mandarin translators and transportation provided for participants who need it;

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

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
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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