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Description & Services
Description (Service) Delivers a parenting support program and promotes child development 
  • Offers group and individual prenatal classes on an as needed basis  
  • Provides information on the stages of pregnancy  
  • Offers parents handbook of pregnancy and baby care (Baby's Best Chance)
Program participants are provided with: 
  • Free milk coupons and diapers when necessary 
  • 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 
  • Facilitates various workshops including Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS)
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Dryden
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
Pregnant Indigenous women, and families with preschool children
Application Call to register for program
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-8730
Toll Free Phone 1-800-667-0816
Fax 807-223-8787
Social Media Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Brenda Chartrand, Family Home Visitor, ONWA Dryden; Phone: 807-623-3442 ext 8302; Email:
Located In Community Dryden
Address 24 Duke St
Dryden, ON P8N 2X6
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Intersection Duke St and Earl Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ontario Trillium Foundation