Sunset Women's Aboriginal Circle

Site: Sunset Women's Aboriginal Circle

Service: Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children

Description & Services
Description (Service) Delivers a parenting support program and promotes healthy child development 
  • Provides group information and educational sessions on topics about healthy pregnancy, birth and taking care of baby at home 
  • Provides information on the stages of pregnancy  
  • Offers parents handbook of pregnancy and baby care (Baby's Best Chance)  
 
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
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Hudson ; Sioux Lookout
Eligibility
  • Aboriginal women with children under 6 years of age  
  • Aboriginal children at-risk
Application
  • Program registration required 
  • Requires prior arrangements for home visits
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, Oji-Cree, Cree; available with advance notice
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-7922
Fax 807-737-7031
Primary Contact Candi Edwards, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Coordinator; Phone: 807-737-7922 ext 5
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 26 Second Ave
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1A5
 
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Intersection Second Ave and Fair Ave
Mailing Address c/o AHBHC 
PO Box 341 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1A5
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Federal - Public Health Agency of Canada