Parenting and BreastfeedingMy child has behaviour problems (e.g. anger, tantrums). What can I do to get him or her to behave better?
Contact Elgin St. Thomas Public Health at 519-631-9900 or 1-800-922-0096 and ask to talk to a public health nurse to find out about local options for parenting programs and counselling.I'm having a really hard time breastfeeding. Where can I get help?
For general breastfeeding assistance you can call:
Elgin St. Thomas Public Health, ask to speak to a Public Health Nurse 519-631-9900/1-800-922-0096.
Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
"Baby and Me" Well Baby Clinics - for times and locations call 519-631-3159 x402.
24 Hour Assistance - St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital Mother/Baby Hotline 519-631-2030 x2209.
Where can I find parenting classes?
Call Elgin St. Thomas Public Health at 519-631-9900 or 1-800-922-0096. You can also call the Ontario Early Years Centre at 519-631-9496.