Congratulations! You're starting an exciting new chapter in your life. The road ahead won't always be easy and you probably have lots of questions, but that's okay – we're here to help. If you're a mom or dad to-be, we can answer questions about:
The changes pregnancy brings
Healthy choices in pregnancy
Labour and the birth of your baby
How to feed your baby
How to take care of your baby
How to be the best parent you can be
Finding supports and services that are right for you
In addition to this website, there are
VCH programs in your community that you may be eligible for, and Public Health Nurses are available to help you before and after the birth of your baby. Call 1-855-550-2229 for a nurse to call you. If you are 24 years old or younger – we have programs just for you. Contact a public health nurse to find out more.
Check out a great resource with the
Healthy Families BC pregnancy and parenting information.
We've also prepared information for you during pregnancy including: