Information for Current Clients
Saanich Peninsula http://www.healthwithin.ca/
Western Communities Carolyn Drew http://www.energyhealth.ca/
Audrey Vandenbrink (Atlas Health Therapy)
Audrey Vandenbrink (Saanich Centre Chiropractic)
Stillpoint Community Acupuncture ($20-$50)
Baby and Child Sleep Consultant
Carol Arndt, The Breastpump Lady, 250-812-7370
Dr. Jack Newman Breastfeeding Clinic Information Sheets
Expressed breastmilk storage guidelines
Nancy Mohrbacher (Lactation Consultant)'s Youtube channel
Hypnobirthing - Heather Minielly
Chiropractic info for infants
Cord Blood Banking
Doctors Accepting New Patients in Victoria
Emergency Childbirth Preparedness
Evidence Based Birth Information
Hospital information (location, booking a tour, print a copy of admission form)
Oak and Acorn
Rising Tide Doula Services
Helping Hands Doula Servies
Belly Buttons Doula Services
Tranquil Birth Solutions
Car Seat Clinics
Mental Health/Prenatal and Postpartum Mood
If you are in an emergency or crisis call 310-6789 (no area code needed) 24 hours a day to connect to a BC crisis line. Crisis Information
Traci McGee Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC) http://www.tracimcgee.ca/
Public Health Units
Nutrition, Health & the Environment
Dr. Natasha Montroy
Dr. Jane Reside
Dr. Alexis Blanks
Naturopathic Medicine - Pregnancy
Optimal Fetal Positioning
Fetal Movement "Kick Counting"
Pelvic Floor Health
Babies Best Chance http://www.bestchance.gov.bc.ca/tools-and-resources/video/#/babys-best-chance-chapter-1
Right From The Start - Prenatal Registration
Information on Medications and Substances in Pregnancy
Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy Helpline - 1-800-436-8477 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.
For information on "morning sickness" and how to treat it.
Alcohol and Substance Use Helpline - 1-877-327-4636 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in each of Canada's time zones.
For information about the fetal effects of alcohol, nicotine and drugs like marijuana, cocaine and ecstasy.
Exercise in Pregnancy Helpline - 1-866-937-7678 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.
For recommendations on how to exercise safely during pregnancy, and after delivery while you are breastfeeding your baby.
HIV and HIV Treatment in Pregnancy - 1-888-246-5840 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.
For information about the possible effects of HIV and HIV treatment during pregnancy.
Pregnancy and Parent Resources
Young Parents Support Network
Pregnancy Loss and Miscarriage
Alison Whiteman – Victoria Hospice
6 funded sessions
3-4 wk wait
Linda Lang, RCC Previously funded through VIHA, but no longer funded, $90/hr, may be able to access private funding (a local mom maintains a small fund.) (250) 592-9034
Joss Hurtig-Mitchell, RCC
Does not specialize in grief but does a lot of work around birth trauma
$105/hr - sliding scale
2587 Empire St. I
Sarah Nakatsuka, Grief counselor
Empty Arms, Healing Hearts
Parent-led support group, meets monthly
Empty Arms, Healing Hearts Facbook
Coordinator: Charlene Chambers
Full spectrum doula who specializes in pregnancy and infant losshttp://www.october15.ca/support/resources/
Little Spirits Garden
Pregnancy and Infant Loss Network
Life Labs appointment services https://booking.lifelabs.com/LLBooking/default.aspx/
My E-health (lab results) http://www.myehealth.ca/
Lab Tests Online (understanding results) http://labtestsonline.org/
LifeLabs Fasting Instructions