Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health

Site: Fergus - Main Office

Service: Pregnancy and Parenting e-Newsletters

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-822-2715
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-7293
Fax 519-846-0323
Website www.wdgpublichealth.ca/your-kids/lets-talk-parenting-supports
Social Media Twitter
Primary Contact Orecia Taylor, Public Health Nurse; Phone: 519-822-2715 ext 2611; Email: orecia.taylor@wdgpublichealth.ca
Alternate Contact Liz Robson, Program Manager; Phone: 519-822-2715 ext 4218; Email: liz.robson@wdgpublichealth.ca
Located In Community Fergus
Address & Map
474 Wellington Rd 18, Suite 100
Fergus, ON N1M 2W3
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Let's Talk Pregnancy, Let's Talking Parenting: free e-newsletters for women who are pregnant or considering pregnancy, and parents of babies and young children. E-mails are sent monthly with seasonal topics; links are provided for age specific topics from before birth to age 5 years.

Each e-newsletter has helpful information:
* articles on pregnancy and parenting topics (preparing for labour and birth, tips to avoid environmental toxins, healthy eating, sleep routines, toilet learning, physical activity, speech and language milestones, etc)
* information about where to access local resources or get support from organizations such as EarlyON Child and Family Centres
* reminders to schedule age appropriate appointments such as eye and dental examinations
* updates on local programs and services in the community such as publicly funded immunization clinics and free dental care
Hours Fergus office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Resource applies to pregnancy, parents / caregivers of babies and children from the prenatal period to 5 years
Application Register online or call Let's Talk Parenting at 1-800-265-7293 ext 3616
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2010
Subjects
Service Categories Family Life Education ; Newsletters ~ Parenting Issues