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 within 48 hours of 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 Sep-Jun: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Jul-Aug: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Hornepayne
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 Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-868-2091
Fax 807-868-2225
Website www.porcupinehu.on.ca
Located In Community Hornepayne
Address 247 Third Ave
Hornepayne, ON P0M 1Z0
 
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Mailing Address PO Box 127 
Hornepayne, ON P0M 1Z0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Provincial and Municipal cost shared