Algoma Family Services

Site: Sault Ste Marie Office

Service: Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Assists pregnant women and new mothers living in conditions of risk 
  • Reduces the incidence of unhealthy birth weights and fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) 
  • Improves the health of both mother and infant 
  • Encourages mothers to breastfeed their babies 
  • Offers food supplements and nutrition information 
  • Provides support, education and counselling on issues such as alcohol abuse, stress, and family violence
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Algoma District ; Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility Pregnant women and new mothers living in conditions of risk
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; French ; French -- Staff member
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-945-5050
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-2237
TTY Phone 705-945-5317
Fax 705-942-9273
E-Mail afs@algomafamilyservices.org
Website algomafamilyservices.org
Primary Contact Brenda Clarke, Lead Agency Project Manager; Phone: 705-945-5050 ext 2401; Email: bclarke@algomafamilyservices.org
Alternate Contact Sherry Beaton, CPNP-CAPC Coordinator; Phone: 705-945-5050 ext 2423; Email: sbeaton@algomafamilyservices.org
Primary Executive Mr Ali Juma, Chief Executive Officer
Alternate Executive Nancy Evans, Manager, Finance & Administration; Email: nevans@algomafamilyservices.org
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 205 McNabb St
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6B 1Y3
 
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Intersection McNabb St and Great Northern Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services ; Federal - Public Health Agency of Canada