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