The goal of Building Healthy Babies is to reduce the number of babies born with unhealthy birth weights in our community, promote and support breastfeeding and improve health for mom and baby.

We offer:

  • Group teaching on pregnancy, nutrition and infant care
  • Support from Public Health Nurses and a Registered Dietitian
  • Information about other programs
  • Support from other moms

We also provide:

  • Bus tickets (for Chatham Group)
  • Childcare supports in partnership with the Ontario Early Years Centres
  • Free food coupons
  • Free prenatal vitamin coupons


Where and When:


(English Speaking)
Best Start Hub, Ontario Early Years Centre, Queen Elizabeth II Public School, 79 Eugenine Street
Pregnant moms: Every Wednesday
Moms with babies: 1st and 3rd Wednesday

Low-German Speaking

Mennonite Central Office, 530 Victoria Ave
9:30-11:30 am
2nd and 4th Thursday of each month


Ontario Early Years Centre, – Knox Presbyterian Church
251 Duncan Street
Pregnant Moms: 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:30-4:30 pm
Moms with babies: 1st Tuesday of each month from 2:30-4:30 pm


Ontario Early Years Centre – Blenheim
WJ Baird, 182 King Street
2nd Tuesday of each month
1:30-3:30 pm


Ontario Early Years Centre – Tilbury
St Joseph’s Separate School, 43 St Clair St.
1st Thursday of each month
1:00-3:00 pm

For more information, please call 519-352-7270 ext 2422