Local Resources

Pregnancy Support/ Options

  • Comox Valley Midwifery 338-4810
  • Choices Adoption and Counselling 888-479-9811
  • Options for Sexual Health 800-739-7367

Prenatal Classes

  • Birthing From Within 218-3783
  • Invision Your Birth 702-4769
  • Public Health 331-8520
  • The Birth Tides Clinic 338-4810

Doulas

Prenatal/Postpartum Exercise

  • Mom and Baby Yoga CRA 338-5371
  • Prenatal Yoga CRA 338-5371
  • Well Balanced Fitness 338-1434

Prenatal Genetic Testing

Breastfeeding Support

Health Care Practitioners

  • Dr. Michelle Hughes- TCM/ Acupunture 334-3630
  • Shannon Lawrence from Comox Physiotherapy Clinic at www.comoxphysio.com
  • Krysta Reed, Reiki 871-8861
  • Carolyn Brett, RMT 336-2257
  • Kirsten Werner,RMT 336 2257
  • Family Tree Massage Therapy 752 5404
  • Braidwood Naturopathic Clinic 334-0655
  • Clare Blanchflower- Maya Abdominal Massage 650-0122
  • Courtenay Family Chiropractic 897-3424

Maternity and Baby Clothing

Maternity/ Parental Benefits

  • Employment Insurance Office 1-800-206-7218

Prenatal Outreach Programs

  • Comox Valley Family Services 338-7575
  • Healthy Babies 338-7575
  • Ministry of Family and Children 334-5820
  • Transition House for Women 338-1227
  • VIHA Public Health Nurses are happy to connect with you.
    They can support you and your family through pregnancy and birth and while you raise your child, in conjunction with your Midwife.
    You can register with them prenatally at the link below, drop in to 961 England Ave. in Courtenay or by calling 250-331-8520.
    http://www.viha.ca/children/pregnancy/prenatal_registration.htm

Parenting

Natural Food & Health

  • Edible Island Health Food Store 334-3116
  • Marigold Pharmacy 338-9623
  • Zen Zero Raw Food and Juice 338-0571

Postpartum Groups

  • Baby Talk/Little Cruisers 339-0194
  • Mental Health 331-8524
  • Pacific Postpartum support Society www.postpartum.org 604-255-7999
  • Parents of Multiples 519-272-2203
  • Premature Baby Group 338-4288 Ext. 222
  • Public Health 331-8520
  • Comox Valley Twin Club 250-890-0184
  • Vancouver Island Multiple Births Association vimba@multiplebirthscanada.org

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