Joseph Brant Hospital

Site: Burlington - North Shore Blvd

Service: Maternal and Child Program

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Record #: BTN4416 Last Full Update: 23 Sep 2014
Agency and Service Names
Alternate NameJoseph Brant Hospital Prenatal Classes, Tours, Breastfeeding Clinic and Support Line
Contact Information
Office PhoneInquiries 905-632-3737; 
Breastfeeding Clinic 905-681-4840; 
Warm Line 905-681-4831
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Agency Information
Parent Agency NameJoseph Brant Hospital
Legal Status(50) Non Profit
Service Information
Description (Service)Family-centred care program for mothers, newborns and families * services provided for prenatal to postpartum stages, including Breastfeeding, Rhesus (RH) Clinic, and Gestational and Paediatric Diabetes clinics.  
Prenatal Tours  
* Call 905-681-4881 Mon-Fri 7:30 am-3:30 pm to book 
Prenatal Classes 
* Offered one weekend per month from 9 am–4 pm (for current dates, see website) * cost is $175 per couple (includes hospital tour). 
* Register by calling 905-681-4881 (calls taken Mon and Wed 9 am-3 pm, Tue Thu and Fri 1 pm-3 pm)  
* payment can be made over the phone by VISA or MasterCard, or by debit or cash in person with the cashier between 8:45 am and 4:15 pm  
* payment required a minimum of one day prior to class. 
* Classes take place in the Gordon Room on the main floor of the hospital 
Breastfeeding Clinic  
* Tue-Sun 8:30 am-3:30 pm (by appointment only) 
* Staffed by a board-certified lactation consultant each clinic day  
* Provides care for babies up to the age of 6 weeks that were born at JBH or babies with a physician or midwife in Burlington, who has privileges at JBH  
* clients may also be seen in the prenatal period to discuss infant feeding  
* beyond 6 weeks of age more support is available from Halton Region Public Health Department, for more information see separate record here  
The nursing team assists new mothers and babies with breastfeeding during their hospital stay and provides support and assistance after discharge both in the clinic and over the telephone * nursing team works closely with the Breastfeeding Clinic to plan care for families.  
Warm Line  
* Mon-Sun 24 hrs 905-681-4831  
* Dedicated line answered 24 hours a day by a registered nurse in the Maternal and Child Program  
* available to all mothers who have delivered at Joseph Brant Hospital for the first six weeks  
* concerns about a baby older than six weeks should be directed to family physician or Telehealth Ontario 1-866-797-0000
Areas ServedBurlington
FeesFees for Childbirth Prenatal classes
Site Information
Located In CommunityBurlington
Address & Map
1230 North Shore Blvd E
Burlington, ON L7R 4C4
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IntersectionMaple Ave and North Shore Blvd E
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Additional Service Sites
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesBreastfeeding Support Programs ; Childbirth Education ; General Expectant/New Parent Assistance Programs ; Postpartum Care ; Prenatal Care
Other Details
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