These are some of the resources available for families with new babies in the Foothills.
It does not list every resource available, but will hopefully provide you with a start.
Every Tuesday on our Facebook site, we profile an organization in the Foothills also working to support families with children.
Family Assistance (financial, mental health, parenting, child development, in home support)
Okotoks Healthy Family Resource Center
Wild Rose Community Connections
Alberta Health Service (Drop-in to see a nurse/lactation consultant - call for dates/times 403-995-2600)
Foothills Community Counseling
Foothills Community Immigrant Services
Grandparent Support Group
Call Pam at 403-998-7526
Healthy Mom, Healthy Babies (Call 403-995-2600 (Okotoks) or 403-652-5450 (High River)
Call Kathy or Christy at 403-652-4776
101 Centre - 520 Macleod Trail, High River
"It Takes Everyone To Raise A Happy, Healthy Child"
This website provides all of the local (Foothills) services aimed at giving children the best possible start in life. http://www.foothillsnetwork.ca
Car Seat Safety Checks
Town of Okotoks - Fire Department
Early Childhood Literacy Programs
Literacy for Life
Mom/Dad/Caregiver and Baby Playgroup
Parent Link Center
Okotoks Play Mates and Coffee Dates facebook page
Alberta Health Service (Baby drop-in across the Foothills: call 403-995-2600 for times)
Okotoks Public Library
Children's Social Services
High River Location 403-652-8360