Hamilton Regional Indian Centre

Service: Aboriginal Prenatal and Nutritional Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-548-9593
Fax 905-545-4077
E-Mail tjacobs@hirc.ca
Website www.hric.ca/
Primary Contact Tanya Jacobs, Prenatal/Nutrition Coordinator; Phone: ext 227
Alternate Contact Samantha Steven, Assistant to Executive Director; Phone: ext 253; Email: ssteven@hric.ca
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Prenatal education classes, designed to enhance native education and fetal outcome. Program is offered in small groups and individual sessions, stressing traditional native birthing methods, as well as the current medical methods. 
Hours Admin: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Summer Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Everlasting Bond Thu 10 am-2 pm Prenatal Classes: Tue 1 pm- 4 pm
Areas Served Brant County ; Brantford ; Hamilton (City of)
Boundaries Brant County Six Nations Reserve * Brantford - Courts * City of Hamilton * other areas on request
Eligibility Pregnant women who are willing to learn through native styles or families.
Application Contact for information
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton East
Address & Map
34 Ottawa St N
Hamilton, ON L8H 3Y7
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Intersection Ottawa St N and Main St E
Physical Access Not Applicable
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Health Care ; Indigenous Peoples ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading All Services for Indigenous Peoples ; Perinatal / Pregnancy / Postnatal ; Postnatal / Pregnancy ; Young Parents
Service Categories Breastfeeding Support Programs ~ Indigenous Communities ; Childbirth Education ~ Indigenous Communities ; Nutrition Assessment Services ~ Indigenous Communities ; Nutrition Education ~ Indigenous Communities ; Parenting Skills Classes ~ Indigenous Communities ; Pregnancy/Childbirth Support Groups ~ Indigenous Communities ; Prenatal Care ~ Indigenous Communities ; Teen Expectant/New Parent Assistance ~ Indigenous Communities ; Traditional Indigenous Healing

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