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Programs & Services


Lactation Services

Provides help to breastfeeding moms / families and babies.

Offers breastfeeding support to:

  • women who have breast problems (e.g., sore nipples, yeast, mastitis, abscesses)
  • babies with tongue-ties, yeast, latching problems, or failure to thrive
  • pregnant women who need counselling because they are carrying more than 1 baby, have nipple concerns, had breast surgery, had concerns with breastfeeding other children or need support

A breastfeeding resource for doctors and healthcare providers, also offers teaching to medical students, residents, and nurses about breastfeeding.

Contact Details

Vulcan Community Health Centre

Address
610 Elizabeth Street S
Vulcan, Alberta
T0L 2B0
Telephone
403-485-2285
Fax
403-485-2639
Accessibility

This facility is wheelchair accessible.

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Note

Closed between 12:00 noon and 1:00 pm.

Access
Service Providers May Include
lactation consultants (IBCLCs), registered nurses (RNs)
Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.


Wait Times

May not be available on the weekends.

Service Languages
Interpreters / Translators
Service Locations
Also Known As
Other
Breastfeeding