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|CDR0030||Best Start Health Coalition In Peel||4 Automatic Rd, Ste 102
Brampton, ON L6S 6K9
|905-452-1246||Best Start Health coalition whose mandate is to reduce the incidence of low birth weight babies and improve the health of families in Peel. Support is provided through public education in the form of written materials, displays and community programs for pregnant women (Healthy Start) and pregnant teens (Teen Prental Supper Club).
For more details: refer to specific Peel Health programs: Pregnancy Programs - Teen Programs; Adult pregnancy Programs; Healthy Start Program for Pregnant Women.
Offered at 10 Sites throughout the region.
|Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm||Add Record|
|CDR0094||Best Start Health Coalition in Peel, Healthy Start Program for Pregnant Women||4 Automatic Road, Ste. 102
Brampton, ON L6S 6K9
|905-452-1246||The Healthy Start program provides health education, nutritional supplements and social support, to pregnant women and teens during their pregnancy (and until their babies are 3mths, if they have attended prenatally). Child care, food vouchers and a healthy snack are provided.
Offered in the following locations:
4 Knightsbridge Rd (Party Room)
(Central Park Dr & Clark Blvd)
Tue 9:30 am-11:30 am
31 Fair Oaks Place (Party Room)
(McMurchy Ave S between Queen St W & Harold St)
Wed 9:30 am-11:30 am
2590 Rugby Rd (Party Room)
(W of Hurontario St/Hwy10; off Dundas St W)
Tues 9:30 am-11:30 am; Sat 9 am-11 am
*Lancaster Early Years Hub
7425 Netherwood Road
Wed 9:30 am-11:30 am
*Healthy Start Havenwood
Brian S. Flemming P.S.
3255 Havenwood Dr (S entrance)
(S of Bloor Sr; E of Dixie Rd)
Fri 9:30 am-11:30 am
*Fairview -Peel Public Health Clinic
(Parkways West Plaza)
325 Central Parkway W., unit 21
Wed 9:30 am-11:30 am
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|CDR0048||Birth Experience Maternity Centre||350 Rutherford Rd S
Brampton, ON L6W 3V1
Provides assessment, treatment and teaching for breastfeeding. Appointments necessary at 905-456-2396
Certified prenatal educators teach prenatal preparation. Registration necessary; $175/session 905-271-2229
TOXINS IN YOUR HOME SEMINAR:
Learn about products that are safe to use with your newborn.
Session is free.
Call 905-271-2229 for registration.
|Prenatal classes Mon -Sun 11 am-9 pm
Breastfeeding Clinic (by appointment only) Mon -Tues , Thur -Fri 9 am-11 am
|CDR0102||Birthright, Brampton Office||27 John St
Brampton, ON L6W 3L1
|905-874-0607||Confidential help for any woman who is pregnant * provides free pregnancy tests * information on pregnancy * parenting skills * prenatal development * childcare and childcare options * child safety issues * maternity and baby clothes * friendship and emotional support * referrals to social agencies * housing information * professional counselling * legal advice * adoption information * job search skills * career development and educational assistance||*Mon,Wed-Fri & Sat 11am-2pm
|CDR0100||Birthright, Mississauga Office||2600 Edenhurst Dr S, Ste 307
Mississauga, ON L5A 3Z8
|905-273-9409||Confidential help for any woman who is pregnant and distressed.
*Free pregnancy test;
*Information on pregnancy, prenatal development, childcare and childcare options, child safety issues;
*Maternity and baby clothes;
*Friendship and emotional support;
*Referrals to social agencies, housing information, professional counselling, legal advice, job search skills, career development, educational assistance.
|CDR0101||Birthright, Orangeville Office||75 Broadway St, Ste 203
Orangeville, ON L9W 1K1
|519-941-8999||Confidential help for any woman who is pregnant.
Free pregnancy test;
Information on pregnancy, parenting skills, prenatal development, childcare and childcare options, child safety issues;
Maternity and baby clothes;
Friendship and emotional support;
Referrals to social agencies, housing information, professional counselling, and legal advice;
Job search skills, career development;
|*Tues,Wed,Thurs,Fri 11- 2 pm||Add Record|
|CDR0105||Brampton Life Centre||141 Kennedy Rd N
Brampton, ON L6V 1X9
|905-454-2191||We DO NOT perform or refer for abortions
Provides free and confidential services to women experiencing unplanned pregnancies, and to single mothers and their children.
Services offered include:
Free pregnancy testing;
Information about prenatal development and pregnancy alternatives (adoption, parenting, abortion);
Emotional support and one-to-one mentoring;
Referrals to community agencies;
Peer support groups (including Prenatal, Time Out for Young Moms & Life to Life);
Free Care closet providing gently used baby clothing, supplies & equipment;
Post abortion counseling
|Mon - Thurs 9am-4pm
|CDR0106||Breaking the Cycle||860 Richmond St. West, Ste. 100 Toronto, Ontario M6J 2S9
860 Richmond St W, Ste 100
Toronto, ON M6J 2S9
|416-364-7373||Breaking the Cycle (BTC) is a relationship-based service delivering a range of integrated services through a single access model with home visitation and outreach components.
Offers a one-stop service for substance-using women who are pregnant and/or parenting young children (under 6yrs). Services offered include:
* Individual and group addiction treatment
* Parenting programs
* Child care
* Child developmental services (including screening, assessment and intervention)
* Health/medical services
* FASD Diagnostic Clinic
* Mental health counselling
* Case management
* Parent-infant counselling
* Home visitation
* Pregnancy outreach, and
* Support around instrumental needs (including food, clothing and transportation)
|Mon-Fri 9am-5pm||Add Record|
|CDR0033||Credit Valley Hospital, Maternal-Child Program||2200 Eglinton Ave W
Mississauga, ON L5M 2N1
|Prenatal Services 905-813-3944||Provides individual prenatal counselling to increase coping skills; addresses need of material resources; referral to community programs; assessment and intervention in high risk situations; adoption counselling/referral.
Also offers group prenatal classes for early pregnancy; postpartum and parenting information; childbirth preparation; refresher course and sibling courses.
|* Mon ,Thur ,Fri 9 am-5 pm
* Tues ,Wed 8 am-9 pm
|CDR0076||JFJ Hope Centre||6655 Kitimat Rd, Unit 5
Mississauga, ON L5N 6J4
|905-821-7494||Provides counselling, parenting support and adoption services to families who need assistance during an unplanned pregnancy, or if experiencing parenting struggles. Provides a Care Cupboard with clothing to size 6X and emergency supplies of diapers and formula to local families in need.||Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm||Add Record|
|CDR0159||LDS Family Services||85 Queen's Plate Dr
Etobicoke, ON M9W 7K4
|416-741-7088||Provides professional, licensed service for those experiencing an unplanned pregnancy. Based on Christian values. Offers counselling, assistance, birth parent education classes, etc. Adoption placements upon request.||Mon-Fri 9 am-5:30 pm||Add Record|
|CDR0165||Midwifery Care of Peel and Halton Hills||5805 Whittle Rd, Ste 108
Mississauga, ON L4Z 2J1
|The midwife sees pregnancy and childbirth as normal states for a healthy mother and provides continuity of care throughout the pregnancy, birth and postpartum period offering choice of birthplace, informed choice and continuity of care.
Also offers services at 105-1A Princess Anne Dr., Georgetown L7G 4W4 for clients living in Halton Hills, Milton & Brampton
|*Mississauga Office Mon-Thurs 9 am-5 pm;
*Georgetown Office Mon - Thurs 9am - 5 pm
|CDR0086||My Life Centre||110 Lakeshore Rd E
Mississauga, ON L5G 1E3
|905-891-9515||Provides free and confidential services to young women experiencing low self esteem/body image, unplanned pregnancies, post abortion stress, and unhealthy relationships.
* Free pregnancy tests and unplanned pregnancy support
* After Abortion Care
* Sex education and self esteem school presentations
* Groups for teen moms under the age of 21.
* Care closet: baby clothes up to 1 year and baby supplies (Care Closet: must be age 21 or under to access on-going support. For those over 21, a one-time help is offered, with a list of referrals to other places.)
Call or email us for non-judgemental, free and confidential services.
|CDR0006||OEYC, Bramalea Gore Malton Springdale, Bramalea-Gore-Malton-Springdale||Bramalea Civic Centre
150 Central Park Dr, Unit 101
Brampton, ON L6T 2T9
||A member of Raising the Bar Peel
The Ontario Early Years Centre offers a range of free education and parenting services for all parents/caregivers and their children (newborn-6yrs): * pre/postnatal education * early learning & literacy education * parenting & family support/nutrition * speech & language consultations/workshops * Peel Public Health Workshops.* Parenting workshops. Programs such as: * Infant Mother Goose (Newborn-18mths)* Babies in Playland (Newborn-18mths) * Baby Steps (Newborn-18mths) * Infant Massage (Newborn-9mths) * Toddler Mother Goose (18mths-3yrs) * Shake, Rattle and Roll (18mths-3yrs) * Tot Stop (18mths-3yrs) * Learning Lab (4-6yrs) * School Here I Come (4-6yrs) * Lets Create (All Ages) * Scribbles and Giggles (All Ages) * Move and Groove (All ages) * Make and Take (All Ages) * Mother Goose (All Ages) * Read and Play (All Ages) * Game Night (All Ages) Check the website for more programs and further details. Three locations: Bramalea Civic Centre - MAIN SITE 150 Central Park Dr, Unit 101 Brampton, ON L6T 2T9 Malton Neighbourhood Services - SATELLITE 3540 Morning Star Dr Mississauga, ON L4T 1Y2 Springdale - SATELLITE 1090 Peter Robertson Blvd, Unit 208 Brampton, ON L6R 1Z7
|CDR0007||Ontario Early Years Centre, Peel Region, Brampton Centre||Heartlake Town Centre
180 Sandalwood Pkwy E, Unit 8C
Brampton, ON L6Z 4N2
|A member of Raising the Bar Peel
The Ontario Early Years Centre offers a range of free education and parenting services for all parents/caregivers and their children (up to 6yrs): Early Learning and Literacy Education, Parenting and Family Support/Nutrition, Information and Referral. 65 Queen St E, Brampton, ON Main Site: Heart Lake Town Centre, 180 Sandalwood Parkway East, Unit #8C, Brampton Satellite Locations : Check the website for further details * Kennedy 83 Kennedy Rd S, Unit 15, Brampton 905-230-1255 * Brampton Library (Four Corners Branch) 65 Queen St E, Brampton 905-495-3430 * Chapters 52 Quarry Edge Drive, Brampton * Kidnetix 190 Bovaird Drive, Brampton 905-495-3430 * Rose Theatre 1 Theatre Lane, Brampton 905-793-4841 * St. John Fisher Neighbourhood Learning Place 330 Balmoral Dr., Brampton 905-793-8900 Ext. 52611 * YMCA 20 Union Street, Brampton 905-495-3430 Programs: Drop-in (0-6 yrs) Informal opportunity for adults and children to socialize and play. Parenting resources and referrals available on site. Brittany Glen is open for drop-in during all hours of operation; for all other centres please refer to their scheduled drop-in times Infant Mother Goose (0 – 12 months) This interactive program promotes bonding between parents and infants, through rhymes, finger plays and songs. It offers the opportunity for parents to network, support each other, and bring about an awareness of community resources. Babies on the Move (9 – 18 months or mobile) For crawling, creeping, walking and running babies. You and your baby will enjoy singing songs and rhymes, exploring new sensory experiences and working on new developmental skills together. This program will provide an opportunity for adults to connect with others. Toddler Time (18 – 36 months) This interactive program involves songs, story and creative time for toddlers to enjoy with each other and their parents/caregivers. Move and Groove (Toddler 18 months – 3 yrs) (Preschool 3 – 6 yrs) (Family 0 – 6 yrs) This program provides an opportunity for parents and children to interact through music, movement and rhymes. Your participation will help your child develop physical coordination, social skills and creative expression. Discovery Time (3 – 6 yrs) A class that encourages children to explore the world around them through hands on activities that fuel their curiosity and makes science fun. Kindergarten Here I Come - Children beginning Kindergarten in the upcoming September (i.e. ages 3 – 6 yrs) This is an 8-week program for children entering Kindergarten the following September. Children will participate in activities that will prepare them for the school environment. Children graduate at the end of the session; therefore children attend only one session. For more programs and calendars check www.mpcrc.ca
|Heart Lake location:
*Thur 9am - 8pm
For Satellite hours please check www.mpcrc.ca
|CDR0012||Ontario Early Years Centre, Peel Region, Brampton West-Mississauga||57 Mill St N, Unit 105
Brampton, ON L6X 1S9
||A member of Raising the Bar Peel
The Ontario Early Years Centre offers a range of free education and parenting services for all parents/caregivers and their children (up to 6yrs). Pre/Postnatal Education, Early Learning and Literacy Education, Parenting and Family Support/Nutrition, Information and Referral Programs: Age Specific Programs: * Baby Time (0-12months) Parents explore early learning activities with their baby and network with other parents and caregivers * Toddler Time (12-24months) Parents or caregivers engage in songs, finger plays, stories, and activities *Mother Goose (0-18 months) Parents and children learn rhymes, songs and stories. Children improve language and pre-literacy skills. *Wiggle Waggle Fun (0-18 months) Parents and children participate in gross motor play, and singing. Children improve sense of self, motor, social and language skills. * School Here I Come (3.5-6yrs) Children entering school in Sept. Children prepare for school, as they engage in activities that develop their pre-reading and math skills. Family Programs for families with children (0-6yrs): Parents/caregivers with children birth to 6 years of age engage in play activities to support children’s social, emotional and learning development. A variety of learning opportunities are available to promote your child’s play-based learning. Staff facilitates a circle time with songs & story prior to the site closing before lunch and end of the day and at our satellites before the end of each program. *Creative Arts Program (birth- 6years) Children with their parents/caregivers get creative with weekly art activities and then participate in circle time with songs & story with residences of Peel Manor, facilitated by an Early Years Program Facilitator. *Music and Movement (birth-6years) Children develop coordination, language and pre-reading skills through songs, movement and storytelling. Parents develop practical skills to use at home to enhance child development. * FRENCH IMMERSION/FRENCH CIRCLE TIME Join us for story, songs, and rhyme activities designed to expose your child to French. 2 Satellite Locations: check the website for further details. * Fortino's, Bovaird Dr at Brisdale Rd, Brampton, ON * Barondale Public School, 200 Barondale Mississauga, ON * Courtneypark Branch Library 730 Courtneypark Drive West Mississauga, ON * Peel Manor Long Term Care Centre, 525 Main St. N. Brampton, ON * Contact number for all sites is 905-452-1973
|Check calendar for any closures. Note we are closed the weekends of statutory holidays and in the winter months when the schools close due to weather.
*Mon : 9am-noon; 1pm-3:30pm
*Tues : 9am-noon; 1pm-3:30pm
*Wed: 9am-noon; 1pm-3:30pm
*Thur : 9am-noon; 1pm-8pm
*Fri : 9am-noon
*Sat : 9am-1:30pm;
|CAL0380||Ontario Early Years Centre, Peel Region, Caledon Parent-Child Centre||Albion Bolton Community Centre
150 Queen St S
Bolton, ON L7E 1E3
|905-857-0090||A member of Raising the Bar Peel
The Caledon Parent-Child Centre/Ontario Early Years Centre is a non-profit community service organization that provides support, resources, and education that strengthen families and promote the optimal development of children. Parents and caregivers with young children can access a wide variety of free parenting and child development programs and family support services. Programs and services are delivered from a main location in Bolton, a satellite site in Cheltenham, and various rural communities through a Mobile Outreach Unit. For locations and detailed program descriptions, visit www.cp-cc.org. Children's Early Learning: Family Time drop-in sessions for parents, caregivers and children; children's play opportunities, creative and early enrichment activities; interactive adult/child early learning, literacy and school readiness programs (e.g. You & Your Baby; Mother Goose; Learning Through Play, Creative Kids, Discovery Time, etc.) Parenting Education: Pregnancy, parenting, infant health and attachment programs; parent/caregiver education workshops; couple/family enrichment programs; parent/caregiver resource library; Red Cross Babysitting Certification Course Family Support Services: Open Door information and referral services; Adjustments After Birth postpartum Support Group; onsite consultations and clinics for detection and early intervention; Let's Get Together support program for families parenting a child with special needs; child care information Mobile Outreach Unite: Families with young children can drop in for a variety of children's early learning activities, socialization, and parenting support in the following rural communities throughout Caledon: Alton, Caledon East, Inglewood, Mono Mills and Valleywood.
|Office Hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 9:30 am-4 pm; Thu 9:30 am-7:30 pm; Sat 10 am-1:30 pm
Pre-registered Early Learning Programs, Drop-In and Rural Program Hours: see online calendars at www.cp-cc.org
|CDR0008||Ontario Early Years Centre, Peel Region, Mississauga Centre||Grand Park Plaza
719 Central Pkwy W, Unit 212
Mississauga, ON L5B 4L1
||A member of Raising the Bar Peel
The Ontario Early Years Centre offers a range of free education and parenting services for all parents/caregivers and their children (up to 6yrs): Early Learning and Literacy Education, Parenting and Family Support/Nutrition, Information and Referral. For information on programs and times please visit the website. * www.ontarioearlyyears.ca or www.familydaycare.com
Centre will be closed between programs 11:30 am-1 pm
* Mon to Fri 9 am-11:00 am; 1 pm-3 pm
* Tues 6 pm-7:30 pm
* Sat 9 am-2 pm
* Sun Closed
* Mon , Wed, Thur, Fri, 8:30 am-4:30 pm
* Tues 8:30 am-7:30 pm
* Sat 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
* Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
* Sat 8:30 am-2:30 pm
* Sun Closed
All early closures and centre closures are noted on our calendar - check web site monthly for any updates
|CDR0009||Ontario Early Years Centre, Peel Region, Mississauga East||3160 Tomken Rd
Mississauga, ON L4Y 2Y6
||A member of Raising the Bar Peel
The Ontario Early Years Centre offers a range of free education and parenting services for all parents/caregivers and their children (up to 6yrs). * Family time (0-6yrs) A program for parents/caregivers and their children(0-6 years) that focuses on promoting positive child development in informal relaxed environment. Activity stations, arts and crafts and circle/story time are available. * Adjustments after birth Drop in, non-professional peer support for mothers experiencing Postpartum Mood adjustments. * Baby Fun (0-12mths) Parents explore early learning activities with their baby and network with other parents and caregivers * Baby Sign Language (0-12mths) This basic ability to communicate before they can talk, gives babies a great boost to their self esteem, helps parents and caregivers appreciate the intelligence of their babies, and can dramatically reduce the frustration that parents and babies experience when communication is difficult. *Developing Literacy Skills An interactive program (3.5 - 6 years). This program focuses on promoting language competence in children. The children will develop and practice their reading skills and communication. * Focus on Science (3,5-6yrs) Fun filled hands on activities that enhance children's natural wonder for science through exploration, comparison,estimation and sensory experiences. * Jolly Jingles (3,5-6yrs) A program for children where they learn to use jolly jingles songs and actions as a fun and interactive way of learning letter sounds. * Family Esso Math (4-6yrs) Introducing games and activities that reinforce skills and develop math skills. *Making a Story Book. An interactive group experience for parents and their children which focus on rhymes, songs and stories for the purpose to motivate children to become mini authors. Parents/caregivers and children will spend quality time together assembling a custom book and the end result will become a treasure for years to come. * Music and Movement (birth-6yrs) An interactive program to introduce children to the concepts of music, movement and creative play to encourage listening skills, imitation and gross motor development. * Mother Goose (0-18mths) Parents and children learn rhymes, songs and stories Children improve language and pre-literacy skills. * Little Chef's (3,5-6yrs) Children participate in age appropriate food preparation with their parents. Learn about nutrition and the role it plays in healthy development of children *Toddler Time. A program for parents/caregivers and their toddlers 19–30 months. This program uses arts and crafts, structured activities and circle/story time. * School Here I Come. Children beginning Kindergarten in the upcoming September (i.e. ages 3,5 – 6 yrs). This is an 6-week program for children entering Kindergarten the following September. Children will participate in activities that will prepare them for the school environment. Children graduate at the end of the session; therefore children attend only one session. *Reading Circle. A program for parents and children (0-6 years) to promote love for books and discover the joy of reading, literacy through songs, rhymes and story books. 2 Satellite Locations *Brian W. Fleming Public School, 3255 Havenwood Dr, Mississauga, ON L4A3A9 *Central Parkway Plaza, 377 Burnhamthorpe Rd E, Unit 111, Mississauga, ON L5A 3Y1
|Call for schedules & hours
|CDR0011||Ontario Early Years Centre, Peel Region, Mississauga South||Turtle Creek Plaza
1801 Lakeshore Road W, Unit 101
Mississauga, ON L5J 1J6
|905-822-1114||A member of Raising the Bar Peel
The Ontario Early Years Centre offers a range of free education and parenting services for all parents/caregivers and their children (up to 6yrs): Early Learning and Literacy Education, Parenting and Family Support/Nutrition, Information and Referral. Main Site: Turtle Creek Plaza, 101-1801 Lakeshore Rd. W., Mississauga, 905-822-1114 Satellite Locations: * Port Credit Secondary School, 70 Mineola Rd E, Room 127, Mississauga * 905-278-3382 ext 422 *Queen of Heaven Catholic School, 1198 Alexandra Avenue, Mississaga 905-822-1114 for info * Sheridan Villa, (Long Term Care Residence), 2460 Truscott Dr, Mississauga *Westacres Public School, 2165 Breezy Brae Drive, Mississauga 905-822-1114 for info A sampling of our programs: Drop-in (0-6 yrs) Informal opportunity for adults and children to socialize and play. Parenting resources and referrals available on site. Turtle Creek is open for drop-in during all hours of operation; for all other centres please refer to their scheduled drop-in times Infant Mother Goose (0 – 12 months) This interactive program promotes bonding between parents and infants, through rhymes, finger plays and songs. Babies on the Move (9 – 18 months or mobile) You and your baby will enjoy singing songs and rhymes, exploring new sensory experiences and working on new developmental skills together. Toddler Time (18 – 36 months) This interactive program involves songs, story and creative time for toddlers to enjoy with each other and their parents/caregivers. Move and Grove (Toddler 18 months – 3 yrs) (Preschool 3 – 6 yrs) (Family 0 – 6 yrs) This program provides an opportunity for parents and children to interact through music, movement and rhymes. Discovery Time (3 – 6 yrs) A class that encourages children to explore the world around them through hands on activities that fuel their curiosity and makes science fun. Kindergarten Here I Come- Children beginning Kindergarten in the upcoming September (i.e. ages 3 – 6 yrs) This is an 8-week program for children entering Kindergarten the following September. Children will participate in activities that will prepare them for the school environment. Children graduate at the end of the session; therefore children attend only one session. For more programs and calendars check www.mpcrc.ca
|Turle Creek location:
*Mon,Tues,Wed & Fri 9am - 4pm
*Thur 9am - 8pm
*Sat 9am - 2pm
For satellite hours check www.mpcrc.ca
|CDR0010||Ontario Early Years Centre, Peel Region, Mississauga West||Brittany Glen Plaza
5632 Tenth Line W, Unit G1
Mississauga, ON L5M 7L9
|905-286-4455||A member of Raising the Bar Peel
The Ontario Early Years Centre offers a range of free education and parenting services for all parents/caregivers and their children (up to 6yrs): Early Learning and Literacy Education, Parenting and Family Support/Nutrition, Information and Referral. Main Site: Brittany Glen, G1-5632 Tenth Line West, Mississauga Satellite Locations : * Meadowvale Town Centre, 6677 Meadowvale Town Centre Circle, (inside the mall, beside the library), Mississauga 905-567-4156 * Streetsville, 114-154 Queen St S, Mississauga 905-826-5411 * Forest Ridge (apartment building) 3420 The Collegeway, Mississauga 416-895-7516 * Erin Mills (Salvation Army Church) 3420 The Collegeway, Mississauga 905-286-4455 * Falconer (recreation centre), 6600 Falconer Dr , Mississauga 905-286-4455 * Erin Meadows (Long Term Care Residence), 2930 Erin Centre Blvd, Mississauga A sampling of our programs: Drop-in (0-6 yrs) Informal opportunity for adults and children to socialize and play. Parenting resources and referrals available on site. Brittany Glen is open for drop-in during all hours of operation; for all other centres please refer to their scheduled drop-in times Infant Mother Goose (0 – 12 months) This interactive program promotes bonding between parents and infants, through rhymes, finger plays and songs. It offers the opportunity for parents to network, support each other, and bring about an awareness of community resources. Babies on the Move (9 – 18 months or mobile) For crawling, creeping, walking and running babies. You and your baby will enjoy singing songs and rhymes, exploring new sensory experiences and working on new developmental skills together. This program will provide an opportunity for adults to connect with others. Toddler Time (18 – 36 months) This interactive program involves songs, story and creative time for toddlers to enjoy with each other and their parents/caregivers. Move and Groove (Toddler 18 months – 3 yrs) (Preschool 3 – 6 yrs) (Family 0 – 6 yrs) This program provides an opportunity for parents and children to interact through music, movement and rhymes. Your participation will help your child develop physical coordination, social skills and creative expression. Discovery Time (3 – 6 yrs) A class that encourages children to explore the world around them through hands on activities that fuel their curiosity and makes science fun. School Here I Come - Children beginning Kindergarten in the upcoming September (i.e. ages 3 – 6 yrs) This is an 8-week program for children entering Kindergarten the following September. Children will participate in activities that will prepare them for the school environment. Children graduate at the end of the session; therefore children attend only one session. For more programs and calendars check www.mpcrc.ca
|Brittany Glen location:
*Mon 9am - 4pm,
*Tues - Thur 9am - 8pm,
*Fri 9am - 4pm,
*Sat 9am - 2pm
|CDR0200||Peel Health Services Department, Pregnancy Programs, Adult Programs||Peel Public Health
7120 Hurontario Street, P.O Box 640 PRO Streetsville
Mississauga, ON L5M 2C2
|Peel Public Health 905-799-7700||Peel Public Health offers free prenatal classes and an elearning prenatal program.
For more information visit www.PregnantInPeel.ca or call 905-799-7700
Some of the topics covered include:
*Physical and emotional changes during pregnancy
*Working during pregnancy
*Breathing and Relaxation
*Labour and Delivery
*Becoming a dad
*Parenting and baby care
Six-Week Evening Series
A seventh class on Fathering is available in some series
Friday 7-9 pm and two consecutive Saturdays 9:30am-3:30pm
Albion/Bolton Community Centre
150 Queen Street S
Brampton Civic Centre
150 Central Park Dr, Rm 106
(Queen St E & Central Park Dr)
Peel Public Health Clinic - Fairview
325 Central Parkway West, Unit 21
(in the Parkways West Plaza)
Peel Public Health Clinic - Meadowvale
6975 Meadowvale Town Centre Circle
(E of Winston Churchill Blvd; N of Battleford Rd)
For those who prefer to learn online, the eLearning Prenatal Program is also available.
The eLearning Prenatal Program is a free, web-based program with animated illustrations and videos. Call Peel Public Health at 905-799-7700 to register.
|Office Hours for Registration: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm||Add Record|
|CDR0201||Peel Health Services Department, Public Health, Pregnancy Programs, Teen Programs||Health Line Peel 905-799-7700||Peel Health offers free prenatal classes for pregnant teens and young women including:
PRENATAL CLASSES FOR PREGNANT TEENS
Free prenatal education classes for pregnant teens and young women. Topics covered include: pregnancy and childbirth; caring for you and your baby; community resources and services. Offered at various locations. To register call 905-799 7700
TEEN PRENATAL SUPPER CLUB
A program for pregnant young women. Come for prenatal classes, supper and learn to stay healthy during pregnancy; cope with labour and delivery; learn to care for your newborn; learn to cook easy meals; meet other new moms over dinner; talk with Public Health Nurses and other health care professionals.
Prenatal Supper Clubs are operated by Best Start Health Coalition in Peel and are supported, in part, by Peel Public Health.
Offered at the following locations:
Brampton North Early Years Centre
57 Mill St N
(Queen St W & Mill St)
Wednesdays 4:30 pm-6:30 pm
Peel Public Health Clinic, Fairview
Parkways West Plaza
325 Central Pkwy.W.,Unit 21
Lancaster Early Years Hub
7425 Netherwood Road
Wednesdays 4:30 pm-6:30 pm
TEEN EDUCATION AND MOTHERHOOD PROGRAM (TEAM)
These programs are offered though the Peel District School Board. A Public Health Nurse participates in each program weekly. TEAM Brampton and Mississauga offers: Secondary School Programs for students (up to 21yrs); Childcare available for all sites; Resources:YMCA, School social worker, Public Health Nurse Supports & Community links.
To register, contact the following schools:
Peel Alternative School North-Brampton 905-455-1225
Peel Alternative School South-Mississauaga 905-278-3396
Peel Alternative School West-Mississauga 905-363-0154
PEEL YOUNG PARENT'S RESOURCE GROUP (PYPRG)
An organized group of Community partners in the Region of Peel who have come together to discuss ways of enhancing the quality of life for pregnant and parenting teens. This group welcomes pregnant and parenting teens and those who work with and support young mothers in Peel.
Meets the last Thu of every month; for further information about PYMRG and meeting times call 905-791-7800 ext 7557
Community Partners for PYMRG include:
Region of Peel Housing; Birthright- Brampton/Mississauga; Region of Peel, Children's Services; Brampton Life Centre; Mississauga Life Centre; Region of Peel Ontario Works; Children's Aid Society; Trillium Health Centre; Credit Valley Hospital; Peel District School Board; Peel Public Health; Vita Manor; Ontario Early Years Centre; Catholic Family Services; Family Services of Peel; Affinity Women's Program; Mississauga Community Legal Services; Young mothers living in Peel.
|BRA0083||Peel Public Health||7120 Hurontario Street
Mississauga, ON L5W 1N4
|Health Line Peel 905-799-7700||Regional health department
Chronic Disease And Injury Prevention Division - develops programs, services and policies designed to promote healthy lifestyle choices including healthy eating, physical activity and smoking cessation * injury prevention * substance abuse reduction * promotion of healthy living for youth * operates the Children in Need of Treatment Program in which dental hygienists conduct dental screenings for elementary school-aged children and identify those who are in immediate need of treatment
Environmental Health Division - checks the safety of food and beverages in restaurants and processing plants (any food-related illness and recall of contaminated foods form part of the overall Food Safety Program) * investigates diseases transmitted from animals to people, including rabies * checks the quality of water in recreational pools and swimming pools * monitors private wells and sewage systems * investigates community concerns relating to environmental health
Family Health Division - promotes the health of children (birth-6yrs) and their families * topics include: planning a pregnancy, having a healthy baby, breastfeeding, parenting, nutrition, learning about the growth and development of your child * responsible for implementing the Healthy Babies, Healthy Children Program, a province-wide, prevention / early intervention program designed to assist children to meet their developmental milestones
Sexual Health And Communicable Diseases Division - provides services to protect the public from reportable and sexually-transmitted diseases (STDs) * operates six Healthy Sexuality Clinics throughout the Region * provides confidential counselling and clinical services related to birth control and sexually transmitted infections including anonymous HIV/AIDS testing (to all ages) * includes counselling for birth control * Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) * anonymous HIV Testing * pregnancy testing * sexual health * responsible relationships
* operates the Region's Immunization Program which reduces the incidence of vaccine- preventable disease and provides Hepatitis B vaccine to Grade 7 students through school-based clinics
Communicable Diseases Section - provides access to the reporting and follow-up of reportable communicable diseases such as Tuberculosis Control; Hepatitis A & B; Meningitis * coordinates vaccine distribution to Peel physicians * monitors immunization records for all students
Also offers services at a number of different satellite offices.
|Mon-Fri 8am - 5pm||Add Record|
|CDR0053||The Hospital for Sick Children||555 University Ave
Toronto, ON M5G 1X8
|General Inquiries 416-813-1500; Patient information/Locating 416-813-6621||The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), affiliated with the University of Toronto, is Canada's most research-intensive hospital and the largest centre dedicated to improving children's health in the country.
* ONTARIO POISON CENTRE
Provides expert poison advice to all of Ontario 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Specialized staff provide phone consultations in the event of a real or potential poisoning, offer support to health-care professionals, educate the public in poison prevention and research best practice for the treatment of poisoning.
* ABOUT KIDS HEALTH FAMILY RESOURCE CENTRE
Mon-Fri 10 am-3:30 pm
A resource centre for patients and families with reliable information on topics influencing child health and family quality of life.
* MOTHERISK PROGRAM
Motherisk's Home Line 416-813-6780
Alcohol & Substance Use Helpline 1-877-327-4636
Nausea & Vomiting Pregnancy Helpline 1-800-436-8477
HIV & HIV Treatment in Pregnancy 1-888-246-5840
All phone lines are open Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
A clinical, research and teaching program dedicated to antenatal drug, chemical, and disease risk counselling. Provides evidence-based information and guidance about the safety or risk to the developing fetus or infant, of maternal exposure to drugs, chemicals, diseases, radiation and environmental agents.
* SUSPECTED CHILD ABUSE & NEGLECT PROGRAM (SCAN)
Main office 416-813-6275; 416-813-6245
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Emergency: Mon-Sun 24 hours 416-813-7500 & ask for the SCAN team member on-call
Offers care, support and assessment to children and adolescents who may have been abused.
* INTERNATIONAL PATIENT OFFICE
A single point of contact for all out of country families seeking to arrange treatment for their child.
* HERBIE FUND
Assists children (birth-18yrs) from all over the world who require specialized treatment that is not available in their own country.
|Mon-Sun 24 hours||Add Record|
|CDR0227||Trillium Health Centre, Women's Health Services||100 Queensway W
Mississauga, ON L5B 1B8
|905-848-7100||12 Bed birthing centre offering pre- and post-natal services; childbirth classes; Canadian Clinic for Adopted Children; neonatal follow-up clinics; and intensive care nursery for pre-term infants; regional program for Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence, with a state-of-the-art intervention suite named 'Chantel's Place'.||Hospital - 24/7||Add Record|
|CDR0229||Trillium Health Centre, Women's Health Services, Prenatal Assessment, Family Care Centre, Mississauga||100 Queensway W
Mississauga, ON L5B 1B8
Preparing for your birth begins with a visit to your doctor to confirm your pregnancy. To have your baby at our centre, your doctor must have privileges to deliver babies here.
Our Prenatal Service Department offers a wide range of support services to assist you and your partner throughout your pregnancy.
These services include:
* Prenatal Registration Session: 3 hour teaching session with a brief nurse assessment and prenatal tour. Information covered in this session consists of: nutritional awareness, early labour signs, when to come to hospital, what to bring to hospital, labour support and pain relief options. During this session, the RN will briefly review your history and discuss any additional resources you may require.
* Vaginal Birth after a Caesarean Section Clinic: Can I have a vaginal birth this time if my last baby was born by a C/S? Yes you can attempt a Vaginal Birth after Caesarean Section if you have had only one Caesarean Section
* A referral to the VBAC Clinic (Vaginal birth After Caesarean) Clinic will be considered by your Doctor or Midwife based on the following criteria: two years since your last birth and previous birth Records are available
* Special Pregnancy Clinic: Offers care closer to home for those women requiring a high-risk consultation with a perinatologist. This is a collaborative practice model with obstetricians at Trillium Health Centre and Mount Sinai Hospital.
* Neonatal Consultation Clinic: Offers consultation with a neonatologist in the prenatal period for: parents whose infants may require the services of the Intensive Care Nursery, or parents who may have questions regarding implications of maternal illness or fetal anomaly on ultrasound.
|Prenatal Assessment: Day, Evening and Weekend Appointments are available. Our hours are 9am-9pm.||Add Record|
|CDR0238||Vita Centre, Region of Peel||75 Watline Avenue, Unit 101
Mississauga, ON L4Z 3E5
|905-502-7933||Vita Centre offers support, education and counseling for pregnant and parenting youth. Programs offered at Vita Centre are:
* Intake, Support, and Referral
* One on One Counselling Services
* Growing As Parents (GAP) - Parenting and Life Skills Outreach
* Supper Connection -Parenting and Nutrition Program
* Care Closet (Practical items for registered clients only)
* Public Education & Awareness
* Volunteer Opportunities
One on One Counseling: this program helps pregnant and parenting youth to make positive decisions fro themselves and their child. The community counselor will help youth in improving their physical and mental health and connect with community and necessary resources.
We provide help with:
*Pre/post natal education and information
*Advocating on behalf of youth to obtain housing, financial support etc
*Suggesting and supporting alternatives to abortion
*Developing safety plans for those in abusive relationships
*Finding suitable housing, baby items, Referrals
Growing As Parents: Motherhood
A 12 week life skills and parenting skills program offered at various locations across Peel Region. Some of the topics covered are: healthy relationships, positive communication, coping as a single parents, anger management, etc. Please note that child minding is available and light snacks are provided.
A weekly program that focuses on parenting and life skills programming in conjunction with healthy nutrition and food security information sharing. Meals included. Bus Tickets and food vouchers included for registered clients only. Waiting List. Contact Vita Centre for more information or to register for the next session.
Volunteering Opportunities: Ever wanted to serve on a board of directors? Steering Committee? Work a fundraising event or simply help out at the centre and collect your 40 hours for high school? Contact the volunteer coordinator at 905-502-7933
|Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm||Add Record|
|CDR0062||William Osler Health Centre, Obstetrical Services Maternal/Newborn||2100 Bovaird Dr E
Brampton, ON L6R 3J7
|Brampton 905-494-2120 * Etobicoke 905-494-2120||Regional Advanced Level II Centre offers follow-up clinics both in hospital and in partnership with community. Services offered include: provision of obstetrical care to healthy women and infants; provision of obstetrical care to women at moderate risk for complications; advanced care for ill or pre-term infants.
Outpatient services include: Birthing Resource Centre; prenatal classes and tours; high risk antenatal clinic breastfeeding clinic; breast pump rental; neonatal follow-up clinic; new baby clinic; labour triage and telephone helpline.
Offered at the following locations:
Brampton Civic Hospital
2100 Bovaird Dr E
(Bovaird Dr E & Bramalea Rd)
Etobicoke Hospital Campus
101 Humber College Blvd
(Hwy 27 & Finch Ave)