Algoma Public Health

Site: Sault Ste Marie

Service: Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Promotes the health and nutrition of pregnant women and new mothers
 
Provides a range of services including:  
  • Baby weigh-ins  
  • Breast feeding education and support  
  • Dietary assessments  
  • Food preparation training  
  • Food vouchers and vitamin supplements to participants  
  • Nutritional counselling for mothers and new baby  
  • Prenatal classes  
  • Referrals to other service providers  
  • Transportation to attend the program
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Algoma District ; Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility Must be a pregnant women who does not have the means to eat well
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-942-4646 
Parent Child Info Line: 705-541-7101
Toll Free Phone 1-888-537-5741
Fax 705-759-1534
Website www.algomapublichealth.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Tracey Perri, Public Health Dietitian; Phone: 705-946-4646 ext 3033
Alternate Contact Leo Vecchio, Media Coordinator; Phone: 705-942-4646 ext 3066; Email: lvecchio@algomapublichealth.com
Primary Executive Dr Marlene Spruyt, Medical Officer of Health and Chief Executive Officer
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 294 Willow Ave
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6B 0A9
 
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Intersection Willow Ave and Malabar Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)