Description & Services
Public Comments Vitamin supplements, milk and food vouchers are only available to women enrolled in the program
Description (Service)
  • Offers nutritional counselling monthly with a dietitian 
  • Teaches healthy eating habits for both mother and infant 
  • Teaches mothers how to breastfeed and offers related support and information 
  • Offers participants milk and food vouchers as well as vitamin supplements
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm Sep-Jun 
Mon-Fri 8 am-noon, 1 pm-4 pm Jul-Aug
Areas Served Timmins
Eligibility Must have a valid Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) card
 
Pregnant women: 
  • living on a low income 
  • living in social isolation with limited access to services 
  • living in difficult life circumstances such as violence 
  • who smoke, drink alcohol or use harmful substances
Application Contact office to enroll in the program
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-267-1181
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-1818
Fax 705-264-3980
Website www.porcupinehu.on.ca
Located In Community Timmins
Address 169 Pine St S
Timmins, ON P4N 8B7
 
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Intersection Pine St and First St
Mailing Address Bag 2012 
169 Pine St S 
Timmins, ON P4N 8B7
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Provincial and Municipal cost shared