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Programs & Services


Postpartum Community Services - Urban

Provides support for families with infants 0 to 2 months old.

Services include:

  • newborn assessments including checking for jaundice
  • postpartum assessment for new mothers includes physical and psychosocial assessmetns including domestic violence
  • support with infant feeding including lactation consultants to help with breastfeeding
  • parenting information
  • information about newborn care, safety, growth, and development
  • referrals to social worker support as needed
  • referrals to doctors and community services as needed

Contact Details

North Hill Community Health Centre

Location Info
North Hill Community Health Centre
Address
1527 19 Street NW
Calgary, Alberta
T2N 2K2
Telephone
403-944-7450
Getting There

Public Transportation close by.

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:30 am - 8:30 pm

Tuesday
8:30 am - 8:30 pm

Wednesday
8:30 am - 8:30 pm

Thursday
8:30 am - 8:30 pm

Friday
8:30 am - 8:30 pm

Saturday
8:30 am - 8:30 pm

Sunday
8:30 am - 8:30 pm

Note

By appointment only.

Access
Service Providers May Include
lactation consultants, public health nurses (PHNs), social workers
Eligibility

Families with newborn infants 0 to 2 months old who live in Calgary

Service Access

The service can be accessed by professional referal and also by self-referral via the Early Start Line.

To book an immunization appointment only, dial 811 Monday to Friday 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.


Wait Times

All families living within the Calgary city limits with infants 0 to 2 months old are contacted by a Public Health Nurse within 24 to 48 hours of discharge from the hospital and are offered the service.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations
Also Known As
Acronym
PPCS
Other
Maternity Care, Newborn Care, Public Health Nursing, Well Baby Visits