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Halton. Halton Region Health Department

Site: Oakville - Halton Regional Centre

Service: HaltonParents/Family Health Information Line

Record #: OAK3351
Last Full Update: 24 Oct 2022

Contact Information

Office Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 905-825-6000 or call 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
E-Mail haltonparents@halton.ca
Website https://www.halton.ca/For-Residents/Children-and-Parenting
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/haltonparents
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/RegionofHalton
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/HaltonParents
WordPress WordPress: haltonparents.wordpress.com
Primary Contact Jennifer Hedges, Manager, Early Years - Healthy Families

Agency Information

Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Primary Executive Dr Hamidah Meghani, Medical Officer of Health
Funding Regional / Municipal

Description and Service Details

Description (Service) The HaltonParents/Family Health Information team are a group of Public Health Nurses with pregnancy and parenting expertise in areas such as: 
* teen behaviour and communication 
* child and youth health 
* mental health concerns 
* alcohol or drug use 
* breastfeeding / nutrition 
* parenting advice 
* postpartum blues and depression 
* access to local supports and programs 
* infant/child development 
 
Public Health Nurses provide: 
* access to comprehensive, research-based information, support and counselling for families  
* linkages and referrals to Halton Region programs, services and local community resources  
* information, education and support via the telephone information line, email and social media accounts 
 
HaltonParents blog 
* a place where you can find reliable information and support to help you along your parenting journey.  
* bloggers include public health nurses and dieticians  
* view the HaltonParents blog
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application required
Languages English ; Interpretation provided through language line as required
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Halton Regional Centre
1151 Bronte Rd
Oakville, ON L6M 3L1
 
View Google Map
Intersection Bronte Rd and North Service Rd W
Mailing Address c/o Halton Region Health Department
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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