Resources for Mom`s

I have collected a great list of resource for mom’s to be. Please let me know if you have any questions about any of the organizations below.


Abused women shelters and support groups

Red Door Family Shelter
21 Carlaw Ave.
Toronto, ON M4M 2R6
www.reddoorshelter.ca

Nellie’s
Shelter & support for women and their kids since 1973
Admin/CSO Line at 416-461-8903
Crisis line 416-461-1084
www.nellies.org

Addiction services and support groups

Motherisk
1-877-327-4636
www.alcoholfreepregnancy.ca

Birth Doulas

Right of Passage Birthing Services
416-708-3069
barb@Right-of-Passage.ca

Doula C.A.R.E Inc.
Labour and Postpartum support registry
P.O. Box 61058, Maple Grove Village Post Office
511 Maple Grove Road, Oakville, ON L6J 6X0
905-842-3385
www.doulacare.ca

Breastfeeding Pump and Equipment Suppliers

Macklem’s 
2223 Dundas Street West
Toronto, Ontario M6R 1X6
416-531-7188
www.macklems.com

 

Breastfeeding support groups, clinics

La Leche League
Toronto
416-483-3368
www.lllc.ca

Newman Breastfeeding Clinic
1255 Sheppard Ave. East
Toronto, ON M2K 1E2
416-498-0002
www.nbci.ca

Child abuse protection agencies

Children’s Aid Society of Halton
Homes for Kids/Foster Care
1-866-607 KIDS (5437)
www.homesforkids.com

Childbirth Educators

Hypnobirthing Classes
289-337-3680
Nicole@birthinmotion.com

Children’s Hospitals

Hospital for Sick Kids 
416-813-1500
Ontario Poison Control 416-813-5900
Telehealth Ontario 1-866-797-0000
www.sickkids.ca

Chiropractors, Massage Therapy, Reiki Practitioners

Wellness for the Body
Massage Therapy and Healing Centre
2418 Lakeshore Road West
Oakville, Ontario
905-465-4595
www.wellnessforthebody.com

Community Services and Programs

Beginnings Counselling and Adoption Services of Ontario
1 Young Street, Suite 308
Hamilton, Ontario
L8N 1T8
905-528-6665
www.beginnings.ca

Early intervention programs for babies with special needs

Erinoakkids
Centre for Treatment and Development
Discovering abilities, Developing Potential
2695 North Sheridan Way, Suite 120
Mississauga, ON L5K 2N6
905-855-2690/ 1-877-374-6625
www.erinoakkids.ca

Geneva Centre for Autism
“Where hope takes wing”
112 Merton Street
Toronto, Ontario M4S 2Z8
416-322-7877
www.autism.net

 

Health Food Stores

Nature’s Source Health Store
1-866-502-6789
Natures-source.com
2391 Trafalgar Road, Oakville, ON 905-257-1655
5029 Hurontario Street, Mississauga, ON 905-502-6789
40 Ronson Drive Etobicoke, ON 416-242-8500
www.natures-source.com

Hospitals

Trillium Hospital Mississauga
Health info and Wellness Centre
905-848-7511
hiwc@thc.on.ca

Incest/Sexual Abuse Support Groups

Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic
489 College Street, Suite 503
Toronto, Ontario M6G 1A5
416-323-9149
www.schliferclinic.com

La Leche League
Toronto 416-483-3368
Burlington/Hamilton 905-381-1010
www.lllc.ca

 

Libraries/infant programs

Oakville Central Library
120 Navy Street Oakville
905-815-2042
www.opl.on.ca

Burlington Cooperative Toy Library
2258 Parkway Drive
Burlington, Ontario
905-336-7617

Maternity/nursing clothes

Milkface Nursingwear
385 Danforth Avenue
Ottawa, ON K2A 0E1
613-596-1170/ 1-866-399-7499
www.milkface.com

Evymama Toronto Maternity and Breastfeeding Boutique
266 Jane Street
Toronto, ON M6S 3Z2
416-913-0546
www.evymama.ca

Playnwear
Maternity to toddler to teen clothing
1726 Avenue Road
416-782-0211
www.playnwear.com

Midwives

Ontario Midwives
Experts in Normal Pregnancy, Birth & Newborn Care
416-425-9974/1-866-418-3773
www.aom.on.ca

Mother’s centers/parent and child centers

Oakville Parent-Child Centre
905-849-6366
www.op-cc.ca

June Callwood Centre for Women and Families
205 Parliament Street
Toronto, ON M5A 2Z4
416-365-1888
www.jessiescentre.org

Vita Centre
47 Queen Street South
Streetsville, ON L5M 1K5
905-858-0329
www.vitamanor.org

Pregnancy Care Centre
Trust, Compassion, Caring
500 Sheppard Ave. East, Suite 302
North York, Ontario M2N 6H7
416-229-2607
www.pregnancycarecentre.org

Multiple birth groups/associations

Mississauga Parents of Multiple Birth Association
www.mpomba.com

Naturopathic/homeopathic services/stores and clinics

Mississauga Naturopathic Clinic
Alene Falomo
168 Queen St. South Suite 213
Mississauga, ON L5M 1K8
905-567-8113

 

New Mother/Fathers/Parents groups

Becoming – Maternity & Parenting Centre
505 Eglinton Avenue West, Suite 401
Toronto, ON M5N 1B1
416-440-4020
www.becomingmaternity.com

Parents Matter
Canadian Association of Family Resource Programs
707 – 331 Cooper Street
Ottawa, ON K2P 0G5
1-866-637-7226
www.parentsmatter.ca

Parenting Classes

 

Bina Feldman Consulting
Anger Management for Parents
114 Westgate Blvd.
Toronto, Ontario M3H 1P4
416-630-9181
www.binafeldman.com

 

Parent and women’s bookstores

Toronto Women’s Bookstore
73 Harbord Street
Toronto, Ontario
416-922-8744
www.womensbookstore.com

Perinatal loss support groups/bereaved families support groups

Bereaved Families of Ontario
Perinatal Loss Support
1140 Fennell Avenue East, Suite #6
Hamilton, Ontario L8T 1R9
905-318-0070
www.bfo-hamilton/burlington.on.ca

Play Groups

Gymboree Play & Music
656 Eglinton Ave. East
Mezzanine Level
Toronto, ON M4P 1P1
416-410-6386
www.gymboreeclasses.com

Busy Bodies Indoor Playground Inc.
245 Wyecroft Road
Oakville, ON L6L 3Y6
905-337-8535
www.busybodiesplaygroung.com

Postpartum exercise classes/mother and baby exercise classes/yoga classes

Fitmom- Health & Wellness
416-920-5262/1-866 4 FITMOM
www.fitmomcanada.com

Baby Yoga
Speech-Language Pathologist and Certified Yoga Instructor
Diana Lockett, M.Sc.
905-302-3102

Postpartum depression resources and support groups

Best Start – Ontario’s maternal, newborn and early child development resource centre
Post Partum Depression
Mental Health Services Information Ontario 1-866-531-2600
The Best Start Resource Centre’s Postpartum Mood Disorder Campaign
www.lifewithnewbaby.ca

Postpartum Doulas

Doula C.A.R.E Inc.
Labour and Postpartum support registry
P.O. Box 61058, Maple Grove Village Post Office
511 Maple Grove Road, Oakville, ON L6J 6X0
905-842-3385
www.doulacare.ca

VBAC/CA support groups

VBAC Hope
www.vbac.com

Miscellaneous

Drug Watch
Keeping an eye on Pharmaceuticals.
800-452-0949
www.drugwatch.com

Insception – Cord Blood Program
1620 Tech avenue, Unit #1
Mississauga, Ontario L4W 5P4
Customer Service Line:
905-206-2799/1-866-606-2790
www.insception.com