Hey, you found us! We’re glad you’re here.
Are you looking for something to do with your little one? Maybe you’re about to start your parenting journey? Are you looking for extra support?
You’re in the right place.
At BridgeWay, we have FREE programs for families and children prenatal to 6 years.
Healthy Start (Prenatal Program)
Are you pregnant and on a fixed or low income? Are you separated from your family and need extra support? Are you a pregnant teen?
Join us at Healthy Start! This FREE program is all about nutrition and learning to give your baby the healthiest start possible!
The program will provide pregnant women of all ages with the skills, confidence and resources needed to keep themselves and their child healthy throughout their pregnancy and in to the first few months after birth. You will need to speak to a Program team member to see if you are eligible.
How to Join Healthy Start
Please contact [email protected] or call 905-822-1114 ext. 243 to find out if you qualify for the program. If you don’t need this much support we have other prenatal classes available.
What to Expect When You Join Healthy Start
You Will Receive:
- Prenatal Vitamins
- Grocery Gift Cards
- Healthy Food
- Information about resources in your community
- Support from a social worker and dietitian
You Will Learn About:
- Healthy eating
- What to expect during pregnancy
- Caring for your baby
- Infant safety
- The benefits of exercise; during and after pregnancy
- Taking care of your mental health
- Supporting your baby’s mental health
- Bonding with your baby
- Giving birth in Canada
Join us for FREE Prenatal Classes to meet other first-time parents.
Key elements include:
- Labour and delivery
- Going Home with baby
- Breastfeeding Basics
- Pregnancy, delivery and caring for a newborn
Come get your questions answered with the most current information so that you can feel confident and prepared for this exciting time.
If classes are not available, email us at [email protected].
Programs for Families Birth to 6 Years
Parents and caregivers with children birth to 6 years can play, learn and connect at EarlyON! Programs take place in centre, outdoors, and online.
Growing Together in Peel Programs
Growing Together in Peel is here for families with young children birth to 6 years looking for extra help and living on low incomes. We offer play programs, nutrition programs, food security, emotional support, and opportunities for networking and information. Everyone is welcome!