Programs and Services:

Pictou County

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Perinatal Clinic
Offers hospital pre-registration at 28 weeks of pregnancy
Aberdeen Hospital (902) 752-7600 ext 2530

Public Health Services

Public Health, Pictou County Health Authority
690 East River Rd
New Glasgow, NS
B2H 3S1
Phone: (902) 752-5151
Fax: (902) 755-7175

Babies Best Start

Public Health Nurses provide information on nutrition, breastfeeding, infant feeding, parenting and more. A free drop-in sercice.


Kids First Family Resource Centre - 110 Provost St., New Glasgow
The 2nd and 4th Friday of each month from 9:30 - 11:30 am
Phone: (902) 755-5437

Pictou Library - Water St.
The 1st Thursday of every month from 9:30 - 11:30 am
Phone: (902) 485-5021

Kids First Family Resource Centre

Offers a variety of programs for families: Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program, Babies Best Start, Drop in Play and more.

110 Provost St., New Glasgow
Phone: (902) 755-5437

Pictou Landing Health Centre

Community health nurse available Monday to Friday 8:30 - 4:00
19 Maple St. Pictou Landing
Phone: (902) 752-0085

Community Supports

La Leche League

Encourages, promotes and provides mother to mother breastfeeding support and information. Meetings are held the first Wednesday of every month at 6:30pm at Kids First Family Resource Centre.


Shannon at 902-272-2010

Angela at 902-965-2275

Lindsay at 902-759-2634

Sue at 902-485-2530