Lactation Sessions

NEW SERVICE**

Village Family Health Team offers lactation services for our patients.

NEW Prenatal Lactation Sessions are now being offered online and facilitated by our clinic Lactation Consultant- Caitlyn. These sessions are FREE for our prenatal patients and most beneficial in the second or third trimester of your pregnancy. It is so important to feel supported and empowered to meet your breastfeeding goals- we are here to help!

Upcoming sessions

ABCs of Breastfeeding– 1 hr session, a brief overview of breastfeeding basics and key messages

ABCs of Breastfeeding- Brief Overview

Friday October 2nd 12-1 pm

OR

Foundations for Lactation– 3 part series, an in-depth interactive series that reviews breastfeeding theory, basics and how to address challenges

Foundation for Lactation- 3 part series

Session 1- Friday October 16th 12-1 pm

Session 2- Friday October 23rd 12-1 pm

Session 3- Friday October 30th 12 – 1pm

If you are interested, please contact our clinic, and ask to speak with Caitlyn to register or email Leticia at leticia.oba@villagefht.ca.

Information we require- your name, due date and specify which session you are interested in 

** this support extends to your postpartum experience, if you are a new parent looking for lactation support please call and schedule an appt with Caitlyn RN IBCLC

Health Resources

Updated - December 17th, 2020  3:15pm

Community Resources Opened over the holiday season

iamsick.ca to find community labs and diagnostic imaging facilities.

Access to on-call doctor by video or audio, 8am to midnight for non-urgent health concerns,  seethedoctor.ca

Village Family Health Team is open and seeing patients. As per By-Law, a face covering is required for everyone except children under 2. For the safety of you and our team, you will be asked screening questions before your appointment. If you require someone to attend your appointment with you, please limit to one additional person.