The Red Book of Hamilton

Hamilton. Public Health Services

Family Health Division, Healthy Babies, Healthy Children Home Visiting Program

Sue Sherwood or Bonnie King, Program Manager
Areas Served Hamilton (City of);
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
LanguageEnglish; Interpretive Services
AccessibilityNot Applicable
FeesNone
Agency Type Local Government
 
Health Connections:
905-546-3550

Program provides home visits by public health nurses and family home visitors for pregnant women and new parents with children from birth to school entry.

Services

Provide prenatal support for a healthy pregnancy

Discuss breastfeeding, infant nutrition and healthy eating

Promote healthy growth and development for baby and child

Help parents connect with their baby or child

Learn about positive parenting

Get support for postpartum depression and/or anxiety

Learn about and get connected with local community programs and supports

Eligibility

Prenatal, Birth to school entry

Application

Refer yourself or clients by calling Health Connections at 905-546-3550