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<div class="ExternalClass156D14B22B264C49B540040533411E50"><p>The Youth Pregnancy and Parenting Program (YPPP) is a free service supporting pregnant Vancouver youth (24 and under) and their babies. <br></p><h2>Our services<br></h2><ul><li><p>Nutrition counseling with a Dietitian during pregnancy</p></li><li><p>One-to-one support with housing, finances and other social challenges with a Support Worker</p></li><li><p>Weekly prenatal education group with a Public Health Nurse and Youth Support Worker</p></li><li><p>Youth focused parent infant drop-in groups until baby is 18 months old</p></li><li><p>Free hot lunches provided at groups</p></li><li><p>Food skills cooking classes and demonstrations</p></li><li><p>Counseling with a Youth Counselor</p></li><li><p>Clothing and food donations<br></p></li></ul><h2>Low income clients may also receive: <br></h2><ul><li><p>Grocery gift cards</p></li><li><p>Free dental hygiene visit</p></li><li><p>Transit tickets<br></p></li><li><p>Free prenatal vitamins for mom and</p></li><li><p>Vitamin D drops for babies<br></p></li></ul><h2>Youth with multiple barriers may apply to access the YPPP maternity clinic, which offers:<br></h2><ul><li><p>A youth friendly medical team including Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Physicians and others, that follow youth and their baby</p></li><li><p>Family doctors that deliver at BC Women’s Hospital<br></p></li></ul><p>See program brochure for more information: <a href="https://vch.eduhealth.ca/PDFs/GH/GH.200.Yo88.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="http://www.vch.ca/_catalogs/masterpage/custom/images/pdf.jpg" alt=" " style="box-sizing:border-box;border-style:initial;max-width:100%;width:auto;margin:5px;" />Youth Pregnancy & Parenting Program Brochure</a><br></p></div>1669 East Broadway2nd Flooryppp@vch.ca604-253-1925<div class="ExternalClass705F280F5F9747D98EB4E8721ACF1AB2"><h2>YPPP Prenatal Outreach Program Services</h2><p>Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:45 p.m., Thursdays 10:15 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.</p><h2>YPPP Medical Clinic<br></h2><p>Mondays 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., Thursdays 1 – 5 p.m.<br></p></div>(604) 675-3982 - Press 0 for English, 1 for Spanish, 2 for Punjabi/Hindi/Urdu, 3 for Mandarin/Cantonese, 4 for French, 5 for ArabicV5N 1V9BC<div class="ExternalClass677D62ED4E654F98BD7878F9D326CDC5"><p>​<strong>By bus</strong>: Take #20, #9 or #99 and get off at East Broadway and Commercial Drive</p><p><strong>By Skytrain</strong>: Expo Line or Millennium Line to Broadway-Commercial station</p><p><strong>By car</strong>: Pay parking is available through the back alley</p></div>49.2624866,-123.0705964<div class="ExternalClassC9BEDBC555A4400795BA3184F3FA23F8"><div><p>Prenatal referrals accepted via self-referral or community referral.</p><p>Call us or complete the <a href="/_layouts/15/DocIdRedir.aspx?ID=VCHCA-1797567310-953" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" data-pin-nopin="true" alt="" />Prenatal referral form</a><br></p></div></div><div class="ExternalClass8DB9013B8C8748ED86CEB18B6C463207"><p>​See program brochure for more information: <a href="https://vch.eduhealth.ca/PDFs/GH/GH.200.Yo88.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4 ms-rte-paste-setimagesize" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Youth Pregnancy & Parenting Program Brochure</a><br></p></div><div class="ExternalClass7EBD018E98B74B10A54BE21E1DB6EAA7"><p></p></div><p>All pregnant youth, up to the age of 24 years, living in Vancouver, are eligible for one to one support with dietitians and support workers, and group supports prenatally and postpartum up to 18 months.  </p><p>Vancouver youth who do not have a maternity care provider, and who face barriers to accessing medical care may apply to access the YPPP maternity clinic. <br></p>Robert and Lily Lee Family Community Health Centre

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