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Ottawa. City Operations

Site: Ottawa - Constellation Dr

Service: Ottawa Public Health - Healthy Growth and Develpment - Home Visiting Program

Alternate Name CV19 ; OCR ; Ottawa. City Operations
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
100 Constellation Dr
Ottawa, ON K2G 6J8
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Intersection Centrepointe Dr and Baseline Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID19 (28 May 2020): Program still offered through pandemic - call for more information.

Home-visiting program offered to expectant mothers, and families with children from birth to their transition to school, who need more support. Visits are provided by public health nurses, a social worker and family visitors. The program offers health teaching, counseling, ongoing parenting guidance and referrals to community resources.

The program can help parents learn about:
* having a healthy pregnancy and birth
* connecting with their baby
* how children grow and develop as well as what the parent can do to help
* breastfeeding, food and healthy nutrition
* being a parent
* taking care of themselves and their family
* accessing supports to cope with mental health issues and other family challenges
* other services available in their community
Hours COVID19: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Pregnant women and parents of young children from birth to their transition to school
Application Call to apply for services
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services - available to our clients
Fees None
Service Categories Breastfeeding Support Programs ; Childbirth Education ; Early Childhood Family Centres ; Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays ~ High Risk Infants/Children ; Family Life Education ; Outreach Programs ; Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders Treatment ~ Parents ; Public Health Nursing ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Developmental Issues
Contact Information
Office Phone Ottawa Public Health Information Line 613-580-6744
Toll Free Phone 1-866-426-8885
After Hours Phone 3-1-1 ; 613-580-2400
TTY Phone 613-580-9656
Fax 613-580-9646
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter YouTube
Primary Executive Marie-Claude Turcotte, Program Manager; Phone: 613-580-6744 ext 24283; Email:
Alternate Executive Esther Moghadam, Director Health Promotion Service Area; Phone: 613-580-6744 ext 23789; Email:
Other Details
Established New City of Ottawa: 2000
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services * Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Ministry of Health Promotion
Resources Website
Accreditation Operates under the Health Protection and Promotion Act * Accredited by the Ontario Council on Community Health Accreditation

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