Description & Services
Public Comments Main office: Timmins
Description (Service)
  • Delivers a parenting support program and promotes child development 
  • Provides information on the stages of pregnancy
 
Program participants are provided with:  
  • Follow up via telephone when discharge from hospital  
  • Home visits pre birth to prepare family for new arrival  
  • Home visits post birth to offer support to new mothers  
  • Home visits during child's early years to offer development guidance  
  • Referrals to other programs and services
 
Family Home Visitors 
  • Provides information on different topics related to parenting and growth and development as requested by parents 
  • Provides educational activities for children during visits
 
Note: Home visitors are mothers who want to help other parents
Hours Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm Sep-Jun * Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm Jul-Aug
Areas Served Hearst
Eligibility Parents with children who are not yet in school
Application Contact office to speak with a public health nurse
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-362-4854
Fax 705-362-7462
Website www.porcupinehu.on.ca
Located In Community Hearst
Address 1030 George St, Unit 2
Hearst, ON P0L 1N0
 
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Intersection George St and 11th St
Mailing Address PO Box 2470 
Hearst, ON P0L 1N0
Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Provincial and Municipal cost shared