Beginnings Family Services

Site: Guelph

Contact Information
Alternate Name Beginnings Guelph
Former Name Beginnings Pregnancy Care Centre
Office Phone Leave message after hours 519-763-7980 
Text messages (no voice calls) 226-337-3323
Toll Free Phone Helpline 1-877-528-6665
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Primary Contact Joyce Schultz, Care Centre Director; Email:
Description (Site) Near Edinburgh Road South and Water St Intersection
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
287 Water St, Unit B
Guelph, ON N1G 1B6
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Intersection Edinburgh Road South and Water Street
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Assists clients to build strong and healthy families through compassionate, supportive and proactive services and programs.
Description (Service) Support is offered throughout the stages of family life, from pregnancy to parenting. Confidential education and on-going support is offered to women, men and families facing unplanned pregnancies. Services include:
* pregnancy testing and options counselling
* one-to-one prenatal classes
* parenting support
* adoption planning
* embryo donation
* care cupboard (gently-used baby clothing, diapers, formula, mittens, jackets)
* community referrals
* One-to-one Parenting Class (Wed)
* New Parent English Conversation Circle (Mon)
* Beginnings Moms Workshop with infants or toddlers first Thu of the month
* Relationship Wise Program (educational program for Grades 9-12 and other youth organizations)
Hours Administrative Office and Service hours: Tue-Thu 10 am-3 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Women, men and families who are facing unplanned pregnancies or need parenting support
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - available upon request
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1991
Service Categories Adoption Services ; Childbirth Education ; Conversation Partners ~ New Parents ; Family Life Education ; Parenting Skills Classes ; Pregnancy Testing ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ New Parents