Aboriginal Prenatal Nutrition Program

To enhance the quality of the birthing process for aboriginal women through traditional; and western teachings in order to ensure that aboriginal women are given the opportunity to have healthy babies.

The program is further designed to enable clients to achieve & maintain optimum nutritional help and has been recently expanded· to cover post-natal teachings, pregnant teens, pregnancy prevention, pregnant women living in violent situations and gestational diabetes.

  • Prenatal & Postnatal
  • One on one support
  • Referrals
  • Cooking/ community kitchen
  • Traditional crafts
  • Special outings
  • Cultural gatherings & teachings
  • Gifts for new mothers & newborns
  • Healthy snacks
  • Teen workshops
  • Exercise/walking groups
  • Home & hospital visits


Annette Manuel  –  Prenatal Nutrition Program Worker

Contact Information:

Email: apnp@nbifc.org

Phone: 705-472-2811 ext 212