Women

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Women

We have a number of services tailored to meet the specific health needs of women. Click on the links for the services you are interested in learning more about.

Breastfeeding support

Our services support early breastfeeding from birth to six months and continuing breastfeeding for two years and beyond. We provide these services in your home, by phone, in groups and through clinics.

Learn more about the breastfeeding services available

Parent and infant drop-in groups Parent and Child Drop-in Groups are a chance for parents to connect with and get support from other parents and health care professionals.

Find a parent and infant drop-in group near you.

New mother and baby care

Our public health nurses visit new mothers and babies to offer ongoing support and advice as their babies grow.

Learn more about the services public health nurses provide to new mothers.

Postpartum depression and anxiety

We have a number of services available for women and men experiencing long periods of worry, anxiety and sadness before or after the birth or adoption of a baby.

Find postpartum depression and anxiety services.

Pregnancy

Pregnancy, childbirth and new parenthood bring physical and emotional changes. Knowing what to expect can make these changes easier to handle and enjoy.

Learn more about the pregnancy services offered.

Trans Specialty Care
Trans Specialty Care services offer knowledgeable and specialized care to transgender and gender diverse persons. Learn more about our services.

More services for womenThe links below will take you to the Find Services directory listing, which includes descriptions, contact details and related documents for our services.

Service
Locations Served
Angel's CradleVancouver
Antepartum Assessment Outpatient Service-Lions Gate HospitalNorth & West Vancouver, Sea to Sky, Sunshine Coast
Breast Reconstruction Program-UBC Hospital - Koerner PavilionBurnaby, Central Coast, North & West Vancouver, Powell River, Richmond, Sea to Sky, Sunshine Coast, Vancouver
Breastfeeding ClinicsVancouver
Breastfeeding Services North & West Vancouver
Domestic Violence Service-Vancouver General Hospital - Jim Pattison Pavilion - Emergency DepartmentVancouver
Healthiest Babies Possible ProgramRichmond, Vancouver
Leslie Diamond Women's Heart Health Clinic-Vancouver General Hospital - Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care CentreVancouver
Maternity CentreVancouver
Maternity Service Birth Centre-Richmond HospitalRichmond
Maternity Services-Lions Gate HospitalNorth & West Vancouver, Sea to Sky, Sunshine Coast
Maternity Ward - Powell River-Powell River General HospitalPowell River
Meals on Wheels (Sunshine Coast)-5630 Inlet Avenue, SecheltSunshine Coast
Meals on Wheels - Central Coast-Bella Coola General HospitalCentral Coast
North Shore Postpartum Supportive Treatment GroupNorth & West Vancouver
Parent Infant Drop-In Program - Sea To Sky-Pemberton Health CentreSea to Sky
Prism ServicesVancouver
Public Health Nurse Telephone ResourceSea to Sky
Sheway-533 Hastings Street E, VancouverVancouver
Vancouver Breastfeeding Centre-943 Broadway West, VancouverVancouver
Walking Drop-In Program-Squamish Community Health CentreSea to Sky
Women's ClinicVancouver
Young Parent and Baby Drop-in - North Shore-John Braithwaite Community CentreNorth & West Vancouver

Can't find the service you need?

Visit the HealthLInk BC website or call 8-1-1 for health information and access to services.