We've gathered together the following information for you to use as a
resource in your prenatal and immediate post partum periods. As these
are links to external sites and service providers, we will not taking
responsibility for their services -- we are simply providing this as an
information resource only.
Family Centred Care Parent Book
– This 120+ page guide
was developed by the Maternal Newborn Program at Lakeridge Health. It
describes the hospital’s relevant procedures before, during, and after
birth. Information includes genetic counseling, infant care, how to
care for the perineal area, how to care for stitches, post partum
blues, how to use a breast pump, and much more. Downloadable in Adobe PDF format.
Your Way: 6 Steps to a Safer Birth
– This is a wonderful 18-page booklet produced by InJoy Birth and
Parenting Education. Here it is downloadable
in Adobe PDF format.