Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides prenatal and postnatal care for pregnant women and new mothers 
  • Offers prenatal education to all pregnant women 
  • Conducts prenatal home visits 
  • Works under a medical directive which allows the necessary lab work orders to be placed right from home visit
 
Services include: 
  • Weighing patients 
  • Urine analysis 
  • Blood pressure checks 
  • Postpartum education 
  • Lactation advice 
  • Loan of hospital grade electric breast pump 
  • Weighing and assessing newborns 
  • Education to new moms about newborns 
  • Referrals and information about programs and services available in community
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm 
After hours and weekend support is available
Areas Served Atikokan
Eligibility Pregnant women and new mothers
Application Call Family Health Team office to register for program
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-597-8781
Fax 807-597-6008
Website www.atikokanfht.com
Primary Contact Lisa Campbell, Program Coordinator and Registered Nurse; Phone: 807-597-8781 ext 9; Email: lisa@atikokanfht.com
Primary Executive Karen Lusignan, Executive Director; Phone: 807-597-8781 ext 1; Email: karen@atikokanfht.com
Located In Community Atikokan
Address 101 Zuke Rd
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
 
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Intersection Zuke Rd and Mackenzie Ave W
Mailing Address c/o Breast Start Program 
PO Box 398 
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)