Maternal Child Health

The Maternal Child Health Program at Carrier Sekani Family Services offers resources and support to Indigenous pregnant women and parents of infants and young children from 0 to 6 years of age. We are available to provide service to both on and off reserve Indigenous clients. 

OUR SERVICES

  • Pre and postnatal support
  • Outreach Services
  • Baby Bags
  • Medical Advocacy
  • Home Visits
  • Hospital Visits 
  • Transportation for medical appointments (reviewed on case to case basis) 
  • Breastfeeding Support
  • Nutrition Support
  • Developmental Assessments (home visit/clinic visits)
  • Community Kitchens (in collaboration with Family Preservation and ECD)
  • Child Wellness Clinics (in collaboration with CSFS Nursing and ECD) 
     

PROVIDING SUPPORT TO

  • Primary Health Care Team
  • Family support
  • Access to free prenatal vitamins
  • Access to food vouchers
  • Assist with securing shelter
  • Baby Necessities (diaper, formula, breast pumps, etc.)
  • Clothes Closet
  • Special Events and Programming

PROVIDING INFORMATION ABOUT

  • Indigenous Health Care Benefits
  • Nutrition
  • Breast feeding
  • Harm Reduction
  • Parenting
  • Childhood Growth & Development 
  • Perinatal Postpartum and Anxiety

CONTACT INFORMATION

240 W. Stewart Street.
Vanderhoof, BC
V0J 3A0

Phone: (250) 567-2900
Cell: (250) 570-9993
Fax: (250) 567-2975
Email: mchvh@csfs.org


Last modified: Wednesday 14-Jul-21 16:28:32 PDT