A parent’s health can sometimes be put on the back burner once we have children, but when we stop caring for ourselves then our ability to care for our children is impacted. Here are some local resources for emergency and day to day medical needs.
Brant County Health Unit (BCHU)
BCHU offers prenatal and postnatal classes (some are online, check out page 5!) on physical and emotional wellness. They also have a sexual health clinic and they offer dental services. Call 519-753-4937 or visit www.bchu.org for more information.
Address: 194 Terrace Hill Street, Brantford
Finding a Family Doctor
Need help finding a family doctor? Visit www.health.gov.on.ca to see a list of available physicians.
Brantford General Hospital
Brantford’s main hospital offers many services. To learn more, visit www.bchsys.org or call 519-752-7871.
The hospital also has a Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Care and Treatment Centre (call 519-751-5544 extension 4449) for more information. If you are in crisis, call 519-752-2273. If it is an emergency, call 911.
Address: 200 Terrace Hill Street, Brantford