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Public Health 

  • Well Baby Clinics
    • Phone follow up within 24-48 hours of discharge
    • Baby visits within one week of discharge
    • Developmental assessment
    • Psychological assessment of mother and newborn
    • Provide breastfeeding support
    • Immunizations from age 2 months to pre-school
    • Teaching regarding infant care & safety & make referrals as required
  •  School immunization
    • Annual immunization performed at the school
  • Breastfeeding
    • Public Health nurses assist mothers who are having difficulty breastfeeding.
    • Breast pump rentals
  • Sexual Health
    • School presentation on various sexual health topics such as puberty, hygiene, media influences, decision making, relationships, birth control, sexually transmitted infections, abstinence, sexual assault, abuse, and dating violence and other topics as they relate to sexual health.
    • STI testing
    • One on one consultation with any sexual health concerns: pregnancy, STI's and birth control
1. AHS - Public Health

For more information, please call:

    • High Level Public Health 780-841-3230
    • Fort Vermilion Public Health 780-927-3391
    • La Crete Public Health 780-928-6800
    • Rainbow Lake Public Health 780-956-3646
2. North Peace Tribal Council
    • provides one free breastpump for every mom in her lifetime.
    • available in Bushe  and Meander River

For more information, please call 780-926-7839

3. Health Canada
  • provides one free breast pump for every new  mom in her lifetime.
  • available in Chateh, Garden River, Fox Lake and John D'or Prairie

For more information, please call:

    • Chateh Nursing Station 780-321-3971
    • Garden River Nursing Station 780-659-3636
    • Fox Lake Nursing Station 780-659-3730
    • John D'or Prairie Nursing Station 780-759-3773
 
 
 
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