Midwifery in Ontario

Association of Ontario Midwives (AOM)
College of Midwives of Ontario (CMO)

Healthcare Organizations

Stevenson Memorial Hospital
Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit
Society of Obstetricians & Gynecologists of Canada (SOGC)
Canadian Pediatric Society
Mary McGill Community Mental Health Clinic – Alliston
Canadian Mental Health Association
Ontario Early Years Center – Alliston Event Calendar
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Doulas and Prenatal Education

The Doula Group / Childbirth Education and Doula Service
Getting Ready For Baby – Prenatal Classes : Public Health
Katrina the Doula
The Friendly Doula
Timea Szalay Prenatal Breastfeeding Preparation


Eating well with Canada’s food guide, Health Canada
Food safety for pregnant women, Health Canada:
Iron Rich Food Sources: Dieticians of Canada
EatRight Ontario: Tips and Free Access to Dietician

Prenatal Topics

Health Canada - The Sensible Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy
Zika Virus: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Smoking Cessation Supports and Information: Public Health Unit
Morning Sickness: Surviving Morning Sickness
Prenatal screening for Down Syndrome: Enhanced FTS (first trimester screening) FAQs.
List of ultrasound labs that provide FTS ultrasounds
RH Negative Blood:  How it can affect your pregnancy : ACOG
RH Negative Instructions.
Mental Health: Taking care of your mental health in pregnancy.
Preterm Labour signs and symptoms, Best Start.
Home Birth (the Facts About) in Ontario: CMO.
Home Birth, the Association of Ontario Midwives;
Waterbirth: Waterbirth International
Birth Plan Template
Hospital & Home Birth Supply Lists
Advanced Maternal Age/ Pregnancy Beyond the Age of 40 yrs and Induction of Labour: AOM
Iron Deficiency Anemia – Supplement tips: AOM
Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy: AOM
When Your Pregnancy Goes Past Your Due Date AOM: 
VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean) : Deciding What’s Best For You: AOM.
Group B Streptococcus (GBS) What do I need to know?
Her Nutrition: Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada

Postpartum Topics

Newborn Registration: Service Ontario
Normal Newborn Behaviour: AOM
Bathing Your Newborn: Video
Umbilical Stump (Care of)
Newborn Screening Blood Test:  Newborn Screening Ontario.
CCHD(Critical Congenital Heart Disease) Screening 
Hearing Screening Information / Phone# 1 (800) 675-1979
Circumcision: Canadian Pediatric Society
Circumcision :Video: Historical and Global Context
Circumcision: Local Service Providers: Contact Information
Vitamin D Supplement for Newborns: CPS
Car Seat Safety: Transport Canada
Car Seat Education, Advocacy and Installation Services (Tottenham)
Car Seat Installation :Videos
Choking Baby (How to Treat) : Video
Postpartum Hemorrhage – Recovering from a PPH: AOM
Postpartum Depression: Best Start
Perinatal Mood Disorders: Video: Best Start
Caring for your Baby at Night


Newman Breastfeeding Clinic and Institute: Information & Videos.
La Leche League (breastfeeding support)
Breastfeeding: Canadian Pediatric Society
Timea Szalay: Lactation Consultant
Pam Peca: Lactation Consultant

Mental Health & Well-Being

Managing Depression 

Complimentary Healthcare Partners

Core Restore Physiotherapy & Pelvic Health
Get Moving Physio
Allison Chiropractic Wellness Centre
Guild Chiropractic Wellness Centre
Physiomed Alliston