Programs and Services:

South West

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District Health Authority Website

View the South West Health Website at: http://www.swndha.nshealth.ca/
Phone: (902) 742-6541

Prenatal Clinic (902) 742-3542 ext 1186

Prenatal Infant Feeding Education Session
Judith Kimberley Email : judithkimberley@yahoo.com
Phone: (902) 742-3393

Maternal Child NP and Lactation Consultant
Phone: (902) 742-3542 ext 1814

Public Health Services

Public Health Services offer prenatal classes (with breastfeeding content), home visits, phone calls and resources. For more information, contact your local Public Health office.

Meteghan
Clare Medical Centre
8559 Highway #1
Phone: (902) 645-2325

Digby
Digby General Hospital
67 Warwick St.
3rd Floor
Phone: (902) 245-2557

Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
60 Vancouver Street
4th Floor
Building B
Phone: (902) 742-7141

Shelburne
Roseway Hospital
1606 Lake Rd.
Phone: (902) 875-2623

Barrington Passage
Hwy 3695 Barrington Passage
Phone: (902) 637-2430

Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program

Digby
Digby County Family Resource Centre
19 Prince William Street
Contact: Darlene Lawrence
(902) 245-6464
dcfrc@ns.sympatico.ca

Community Supports

Yarmouth
Parents' Place - Yarmouth Family Resource Centre
34 Barnard Street, Yarmouth
(902) 749-1718

Shelburne
Shelburne County Family Resource Centre
35 King Street, King Street Centre Building, Shelburne
(902) 875-3256

Digby County Family Resource Centre
Outreach services
Also Canadian Prenatal Nutrition Program
Temporary contact information: (902) 245-2300

La Pirouette, Centre de ressources et de services à la famille
Baie Sainte-Marie
Courriel: lapirouette@cprps.ca
(902) 769-5854
450, chemin Patrice

La Pirouette, centre de ressources et de services à la famille
Courriel: pirouettepeb@cprps.ca
(902) 648-3071
360 route 308 Nord

Tri-county Pregnancy Care Centre
Yarmouth office
342 Main St.
Phone: (902) 742-3865
Email: tcpcc@nsaliantzinc.ca

Western County Regional Libraries
www.westerncounties.ca
Phone: (902) 742-3865

Early Years Centre
Tri-County Regional School Board
46 Parade St., Yarmouth
Phone: (902) 744-0632
Email: jaime.spates@tcrsb.ca

Child Help Initiative Project (CHIP)
The CHIP is a project of the native Council of Nova Scotia. The goals of CHIP are to create a community-based family resource program and outreach services tailored to the unique circumstances of off-reserve rural Aboriginal families at greatest risk with children under the age of 6.
Diane Warner, CHIP Facilitator
Phone: (902) 354-2751/52
Fax: (902) 354-2757
Email: ssaptec@eastlink.ca

La Leche League contacts
Yarmouth: Judith Kimberley
judithkimberley@yahoo.com or
Phone: (902) 742-3393

Digby: Joy Henshaw
llldigby@gmail.com or
Phone: (902) 467-0279

Tri-County Women's Centre
Yarmouth - 12 Cumberland St.
Phone: (902) 742-0085
Email: tcwc@tricountywomenscentre.org

Shelburne office
35 King St.
Phone: (902) 875-4777
Email: patricia@tricountywomenscentre.org

Digby office
9 Water St
Phone: (902) 245-6866
Email: roberta@tricountywomenscentre.org

Friendly Feeding Line - Mom to Mom phone support for breastfeeding mothers
Yarmouth: (902) 742-7141
Meteghan: (902) 645-3008/3002
Shelburne: (902) 875-2623
Digby: (902) 245-3001
Barrington: (902) 637-2352