Student Resources

THANK YOU for being a part of Oakville Family Birth’s prenatal classes! It’s a sincere honour to play a small part in your journey.

Here are some of the resources we’ve discussed and some extras, too.

Hospital Info:

If you haven’t checked out your hospital’s site yet, look there for helpful info.

Halton Healthcare: 

Oakville Trafalgar Hospital:

Milton District Hospital:

Trillium Health Partners:

Credit Valley Hospital:

Trillium (Mississauga Hospital): 

Joseph Brant Hospital: 

McMaster Hospital:

St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton:

Mount Sinai Hospital:


All hospitals in the area have post-discharge breastfeeding supports; inquire at the location where you give birth.

Halton Health Care’s Breastfeeding Clinics:

Peel Region’s Breastfeeding Clinics:

St Joseph’s Hamilton – Breastfeeding and Newborn Assessment Unit:

McMaster Hospital Newborn Assessment Post-Discharge (NAP) Clinic: 905-521-2100 ext. 76347

Public Health Units – regardless of where you deliver, you have access to your local health unit: 

International Breastfeeding Centre …videos are particularly helpful

Telehealth Ontario: 1-866-797-0000 (24/7 breastfeeding advice)

Maternal Mental Health 

There are some great local resources around maternal mental health in this blog post I wrote:

Parenting Support

Oakville Parent-Child Centre 

Milton Community Resource Centre:

Mississauga: Bridgeway Family Centre:

Burlington Reach Out Centre for Kids:

Hamilton EarlyON centres:

If there are any additional resources or contacts that would be helpful to you, don’t hesitate to ask.

Wishing you all the best with the remainder of your pregnancy and a great and healthy birth experience!