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Programs & Services


AHS Family Visitation and Maternal Indigenous Health - Families First/First Steps

A voluntary support program for families who need help with parenting and are experiencing life challenges.

Advocates assist families with:

  • information on baby care and child development
  • assessment of child growth and development
  • identifying their goals and problem solving
  • strengthening family environments
  • enhancing community relationships and connections
  • strength based approach to achieve resilient coping and empowerment

Access
Service Providers May Include
home visitation advocates
Eligibility

Families who need help with parenting and are experiencing life challenges. Men or Women who:

  • are pregnant or have children 0-3 years old
  • are seeking assistance with child development, mental health, stress reduction, relationships, injury prevention or nutrition
  • require support in accessing community resources
  • pregnant or postnatal women who are struggling with alcohol and/or substance abuse
Referral Needed

Referrals can be made through community agencies and / or AHS Public Health or Addictions and Mental Health

Service Access

Call for an appointment.


Service Locations