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Programs & Services

Neonatal Transition Team, Postpartum Community Services

The Neonatal Transition Team provides community-based follow-up for very low birth weight infants and their families during transition from the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit to home. Eligible clients are referred while inpatient at a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

This community-based specialized service provides:

  • support for the family following infant discharge from the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • information about the infant's health, abilities and special needs
  • regular assessments of the infant's health, growth and development
  • support for breast, bottle and tube feeding
  • guidance to enhance infant nutrition
  • liaison with the infant's physician and specialists
  • referrals to other services and community resources, as required

Contact Details

North Hill Community Health Centre

Location Info
North Hill Community Health Centre
1527 19 Street NW
Calgary, Alberta
T2N 2K2
Getting There

Public Transportation close by.

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

8:00 am - 4:00 pm


Phone access is available 8 am to 4 pm Monday to Friday, excluding Statutory holidays.

Service Providers May Include
dieticians, neonatal clinical nurse specialists, neonatal public health nurses

Eligibility in this program is possible if:

  • the infant's birthweight is less than 1250 gms
  • the family lives within the City of Calgary

Other infants with health issues and under 2 months corrected age must be reviewed and accepted by the NTT team lead.

Service Access

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

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations
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