Service: Maternal and Child Program
|Agency and Service Names|
|Alternate Name||Joseph Brant Hospital Prenatal Classes, Tours, Breastfeeding Clinic and Support Line|
|Office Phone||Inquiries 905-632-3737; |
Breastfeeding Clinic 905-681-4840;
Warm Line 905-681-4831
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|Parent Agency Name||Joseph Brant Hospital|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Description||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. |
Call 905-681-4881 Mon-Fri 7:30 am-3:30 pm to book
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 (call Mon, Wed 9 am-3 pm * Tue, Thu, 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 the Halton Region Public Health Department can provide more support.
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
|Fees||Fees for Childbirth Prenatal classes|
|Located In Community||Burlington|
|Address & Map|
1230 North Shore Blvd E
Burlington, ON L7R 4C4
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|Intersection||Maple Ave and North Shore Blvd E|
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|Taxonomy and Classification|
|Service Categories||Breastfeeding Support Programs ; Childbirth Education ; General Expectant/New Parent Assistance Programs ; Postpartum Care ; Prenatal Care|