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<div class="ExternalClass27C2C9B488E948F48271D0B3E1F1E382"><p>We provide new parents with the chance to connect with and get support from other parents and health care professionals <span aria-hidden="true"></span>to discuss infant growth and development, nutrition, safety and adjustment to parenthood. <span aria-hidden="true"></span></p><p>Each session is presented by a public health nurse or another health care expert such as a community nutritionist. Some of the topics presented include:<br></p><p></p><ul><li><p>breastfeeding<br></p></li><li><p>nutrition<br></p></li><li><p>immunization<br></p></li><li><p>safety<br></p></li><li><p>dental care<br></p></li><li><p>adjusting to parenthood<br></p></li><li><p>play<br></p></li><li><p>preparing for return to work and more<br></p></li></ul><p></p><p>At each session, you will also have plenty of time for conversation with other parents and to get your questions answered by the public health nurse. </p><p>This service is free. </p></div>1403 Portage Road(604) 894-6491<div class="ExternalClass49EFC760D9E745EA9E97EEB630DB1F24"><p>​Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.</p></div>(604) 894-6967V0N 2L0BC50.3210809,-122.80441389999998<div class="ExternalClassFB8E21B0BCC34C6C98C09EE2A8F3D8F2"><ul><li><p><a href="http://www.vch.ca/public-health/pregnancy-parenting">Pregnancy and early childhood</a> - VCH.ca</p></li><li><p><a href="http://www.vch.ca/public-health/pregnancy-parenting/resources">Parenting resources</a> - VCH.ca<br></p></li><li><p><a href="https://www.healthyfamiliesbc.ca/parenting" target="_blank">Parenting</a> - Healthy Families BC</p></li><li><p><a href="https://www.healthlinkbc.ca/health-topics/center1044" target="_blank">Parenting</a> - HealthLink BC</p></li><li><p><a href="https://www.health.gov.bc.ca/library/publications/year/2019/BBC-7th-edition-FINAL-Nov2019.pdf" target="_blank">Baby's Best Chance</a> - Parents' handbook to prepare you for the birth of your baby and the first six months</p></li><li><p><a href="https://www.health.gov.bc.ca/library/publications/year/2019/TFS-3rd-edition-FINAL-Nov2019.pdf" target="_blank">Toddler's First Steps</a> - Guide to help parents create a stimulating, safe environment for their child from six months old up to 36 months old<br></p></li></ul></div><div class="ExternalClassC4E20CC25B99484DB3813CE946C64E10"><p>​<span aria-hidden="true"></span>This drop in is open to parents with infants between 0-12 months. Available weekly in the Sea to Sky communities - call for more information.</p></div>Pemberton Health Centre

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