Prenatal Nutrition Programs in Hamilton

Group Closures

Groups will be closed during the week of May 7 to 13. The only group open that week is Healthy Moms, Healthy Babies at North Hamilton Community Health Centre on Thursday, May 10 from 12:30 to 2:30 pm.

 

Prenatal nutrition programs are groups for women during pregnancy and until their babies are 6 months of age.

When? Weekly
Cost? Free

 

 

  • Weekly grocery gift card
  • Weekly bus tickets
  • Gift card for prenatal vitamins
  • Vitamin D for your breastfed baby
  • Free childcare during the program for children under the age of six
  • A healthy snack to make and eat with the group
  • Information about health and nutrition for pregnant women and babies
  • Pregnancy.
  • Labour and birth.
  • Managing stress.
  • Eating well and cooking healthy food.
  • Breastfeeding.
  • Community supports.
  • Find a group close to where you live using the map or listings below.
  • Register at the group the first time you attend.

Prenatal Nutrition Group Locations

To find a group close to where you live, enter an address or intersection into the search box.

 

Prenatal nutrition group hours and locations


Healthy Moms Healthy Babies
North Hamilton Community Health Centre
438 Hughson Street North, Hamilton
Phone: 905-523-6611 ext. 3047

Dates & Times
Tuesday, 10 am to 12 noon
Thursday, 12:30 to 2:30 pm

Cancelled: Tuesday, May 8


Welcome Baby (Public Health Services)
Church of Ascension
258 John Street South, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-2424  ext. 7854

Dates & Times
Thursday, 12:30 to 2:30 pm

Cancelled: Thursday, May 10


Welcome Baby (Public Health Services)
Hamilton Community Food Centre
310 Limeridge Road West Unit 10, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 3706

Dates & Times
Tuesday, 12:30 to 2:30 pm

Cancelled: Tuesday, May 8


Welcome Baby (Public Health Services)
Sanford Ontario Early Years Centre
735 King Street East, Floor 1A, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 7854

Dates & Times
Tuesday, 9:30 to 11:30 am

Cancelled: Tuesday, May 8


Welcome Baby (Public Health Services)
Ontario Early Years Centre Main West
1900 Main Street West, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 1577

Dates & Times
Wednesday, 1 to 3 pm

Cancelled: Wednesday, May 9


Welcome Baby (Public Health Services)
Jeanne Scott Parent and Child Centre
Ontario Early Years Centre
1475 Barton Street East, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 7078

For people 21 years and younger

Dates & Times
Tuesday, 4 to 6 pm

Cancelled: Tuesday, May 8


Welcome Baby (Public Health Services)
Dominic Agostino Riverdale Community Centre
150 Violet Drive, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 7078

Dates & Times
Wednesday, 1 to 3 pm

Cancelled: Wednesday, May 9


Welcome Baby (Public Health Services)
Ontario East Years Centre Hamilton East
45 Ellis Avenue, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext.1968

Dates & Times
Thursday, 9:30 to 11:30 am

Cancelled: Thursday, May 10


  • Learn about healthy pregnancy, healthy eating, breastfeeding, phases of labour and infant feeding in free one-on-one prenatal sessions
  • Postnatal group for parents and children from 0-6 years old
  • Baby massage class for parents and infants from 0 to 12 months
  • Free childcare during program for children from 2 to 6 years old
  • Access to food, bus tickets and vitamins are provided to low income women 
  • You must speak French to access this program
  • Wheelchair accessible location
  • Call Nabindou Coulibaly for an appointment at 905-528-0163 ext. 3229 to access this program or visit Centre de santé communautaire Hamilton Niagara for more information
  • Learn about breastfeeding, labour support, children’s growth and development
  • Food vouchers, lunch or snack and bus tickets are provided
  • Aboriginal women and their families can access this free program
  • You must be pregnant or have a child less than 6 months of age to attend prenatal classes or the postnatal circle
  • Prenatal classes are Thursday 1 to 4 pm
  • The postnatal circle is Tuesday 9:30 am to 2 pm
  • Contact Tania Jacobs at 905-548-9593 or tjacobs@hric.ca for information or visit Hamilton Regional Indian Centre

For more information about Prenatal Nutrition Groups, contact the coordinator Lindsay:

Contact us

For more information:

Phone: 905-546-3550
Email: publichealth@hamilton.ca

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