Prenatal and Postnatal Programs
To provide education and resources to pregnant women on the healthy development of the baby, lifestyle during pregnancy, nutrition and exercise while pregnant, labour and delivery, learning what to expect, and preparing for baby’s arrival, breastfeeding and newborn care.
Women enter the program when they are pregnant and continue until their babies are 6 months old. Weekly sessions include workshops, information about pregnancy and children’s development, healthy snacks, assistance with transportation (TTC tickets) and a $10 grocery voucher.
There is support from nurses, a dietician, social workers, family home visitors and a lactation consultant. Program partners include St. Michael’s Hospital and Toronto Public Health.
402 Shuter Street Toronto ON, M5A 1X6 Regent Park Community and Recreation Centre (Mondays - combined pre/postnatal group).
If there is a City Strike, programs will be held at 38 Regent Street Upper (prenatalMonday/postnatal Tuesday)
Mondays from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm (excluding holidays)
(Registration starts at 1:00. Program starts at 1:30 sharp)
Areas We Serve
North of Lakeshore, South of Gerrard, East of Church, West of River
416-362-0805 x 222 firstname.lastname@example.org