Thunder Bay District Health Unit

Site: Thunder Bay - Main Office

Service: Healthy Babies Healthy Children

Description & Services
Description (Service) Delivers a voluntary parenting support program and promotes healthy child development 
 
Program participants are provided with: 
  • Support and education during pregnancy through referral and home visiting as appropriate 
  • Follow up via telephone within 48 hours of discharge from hospital  
  • Home visits and referrals post birth to offer support to new mothers as required 
  • Home visits during child's early years to offer development guidance as required  
  • Referrals to other programs and services
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
 
Pregnant women and families or individuals with preschool children
Application
  • Referrals by self, other health care professionals, agencies, or through the Health Unit's Screening process 
  • Screening done by Public Health Nurses
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-625-8814
Toll Free Phone 807 Area: 1-888-294-6630
Fax 807-628-8664
Website www.tbdhu.com
Primary Executive Lori Lawrence, Manager, Healthy Babies Healthy Children Program
Site Location Balmoral Park
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 999 Balmoral St
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6E7
 
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Intersection Balmoral St and William St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care; Ministry of Children and Youth Services