Community Resources

Finding out you are pregnant or trying to get pregnant can be one of the most emotional moments of your life, but then what? Finding the right support system and resources can lead you down a rabbit hole of the internet and sometimes it is not easy to find exactly what you are looking for. That is why I created a community resource page to help you find exactly what you may be searching for. If you do not find what you are looking for here; feel free to reach out and I can help connect you to the right resource. Connecting you to resources in Southern New Brunswick.

Provincial Resources

New Brunswick Midwives

Fredericton Midwifery Centre

528 MacLaren Ave Fredericton, NB E3A 3K7

Phone number: (506) 452-5896

Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Email: sagesfemmesmidwives@horizonnb.ca

Website: https://en.horizonnb.ca/home/facilities-and-services/services/support-and-therapy/midwifery.aspx

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NewBrunswickMidwives/

 

 

Horizon Health – Obstetrics

https://en.horizonnb.ca/home/facilities-and-services/services/clinical-services/obstetrics.aspx

 

 

Healthy Pregnancy… Healthy Baby – Manual

https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/departments/ocmoh/healthy_people/content/healthy_pregnancy.html

 

 

Prenatal Benefit Program (New Brunswick)

Under this program, expectant mothers are provided with financial assistance to encourage a healthy lifestyle, including a wholesome diet.

https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/services/services_renderer.12855.Prenatal_Benefit_Program.html

 

 

Postnatal Benefit Program (New Brunswick)

Under this program, new mothers are provided with financial assistance to encourage a healthy lifestyle, including a wholesome diet, in the first 4 months after giving birth.

https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/services/services_renderer.201137.html

 

 

Patients' Rights

http://www.legal-info-legale.nb.ca/en/index.php?page=patients_rights

 

Online Breastfeeding Support
Provincial Facebook page www.facebook.com/BreastfeedingNB.AllaitementNB
 
Resources on Infant Care and Feeding: www.gnb.ca/healthypeople 
 
Online Modules: www.nb.unvanl.ca (English)  www.nb.unvanl.ca/fr (French) 

 

Infant Formula Safety 

https://www2.gnb.ca/content/dam/gnb/Departments/h-s/pdf/en/HealthyPeople/BFI/InfantFormula.pdf

Introducing Solid Food

https://en.horizonnb.ca/media/998098/bilingual_public_health_feeding_fact_sheets.pdf

Saint John

 

Health & Wellness

Archstone Physiotherapy And Wellness Centre - 70 Hampton Road, Rothesay, NB

http://www.archstonephysio.com/

 

Sole Energy Reflexology - https://www.facebook.com/Sole-Energy-Reflexology-797723123695302/

Saint George NB Chiropractor

Not Just Backs Chiropractic https://www.facebook.com/notjustbacksdc

 

 

Photographers

Geneviève Flynn http://www.genevieveflynnphotography.com/

 

Tremblett Photography https://tremblettphotography.com/

 

 

Breastfeeding Support

Breastfeeding Support Clinic

Saint John Regional Hospital

Daily  8:00 am to 4:00 pm  

Call for appointment: 506-648-6379 or 1-877-405-1011

 

Breastfeeding Classes Saint John Regional Hospital

Prenatal Breastfeeding Class 

Call to register:  506-648-6198

 

Postnatal Breastfeeding Class: 1 month, 4 months, 6 months and 10 months       

Call to register: 506-648-6379

 

Breastfeeding Support Groups:

Saint John YMCA (191 Churchill Blvd)

Every Wednesday 1:30 -3:30 pm

Public Health 506-658-2454 or Mother Baby Clinic 506-648-6379

 

St. Stephen: St Stephen Public Health Services (41 King St)

1st & 3rd Wednesday of every month 2:00-3:30 pm

506-466-7504

 

Help Lines:

Saint John Regional Hospital 506-648-6379 or 1-877-405-1011

Public Health Monday-Friday 8:30 am -4:30 pm

  • Saint John: 506-658-2454

  • St-George:  506-755-4022 

  • Grand Manan: 506-662-7024 

  • St-Stephen: 506-466-7504

 

Telecare - 811   24 hours a day, 7 days a week

 

 

Pregnancy Resource Centres

The Pregnancy Resource Centre of Saint John

https://prcsj.ca/

Sussex

 

Health & Wellness

Massage Matters http://www.massagemattersnb.com/

 

Dr. Wesley Michaud- Chiropractor https://www.facebook.com/Dr-Wesley-Michaud-1694256404140210/

 

Dexter Physiotherapy - https://dexterphysio-sussex.ca/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIi4LOy4a-6QIVC9vACh2CyAv9EAAYASAAEgI1cfD_BwE

 

Holistic Healthcare Practitioner - https://enerqihealing.ca/

Lighthouse Counselling (Sussex) - https://www.facebook.com/lighthousecounsellinghalifax/

 

Nutrition

Simply For Life https://simplyforlife.com/en/locations/sussex/

Fitness

Inspire Fitness - https://www.facebook.com/inspirefitnesssussex/

 

Photographers

Geneviève Flynn http://www.genevieveflynnphotography.com/

Tremblett Photography https://tremblettphotography.com/

 

Breastfeeding Support

Breastfeeding Support Clinic

Saint John Regional Hospital

Daily 8:00 am to 4:00 pm 

Call for appointment:  506-648-6379 or 1-877-405-1011

Breastfeeding Classes Saint John Regional Hospital

Prenatal Breastfeeding Class 

Call to register:  506-648-6198

Postnatal Breastfeeding Class: 1 month, 4 months, 6 months and 10 months       

Call to register: 506-648-6379

Breastfeeding Support Groups:

Sussex Kings County Family Resource Centre (617 Main St)

3rd Thursday of every month 12 - 2:00 pm

506-432-7527 or 1-800-545-8008 Press 9 

Sussex La Leche League Call for meeting Location

1st Tuesday of the Month at 10 am

Erin 506-871-0939

Help Lines:

Public Health Monday-Friday 8:30 am -4:30 pm

Hampton/Sussex: 506-432-2003 or 1-800-545-8008

Telecare - 811     24 hours a day, 7 days a week

La Leche League-Sussex

Erin 506-871-0939 erinlalecheleague@gmail.com

Pregnancy Resource Centres:

Sussex Pregnancy Resource Centre - https://www.sussexpregnancycare.com/

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