Pre Natal/ Pregnancy / Birth
Each series of classes provides information on pregnancy, labour and delivery, coping strategies, infant feeding, and postpartum adjustment. Classes include lectures, videos, and interactive participation facilitated by an experienced Registered Nurse. It is recommended to register early in your pregnancy as some classes fill up quickly. Ideally classes should be completed by 6 weeks before your due date. Women are encouraged to bring their partner, or other main support person with them to classes.
Education & Birth Support, Doulas, Emotional, Informational, Physical Supports
Providing educational and social connections for the modern family before baby and beyond. Offering classes for Mom to Be, Mom and Baby, Mom and Baby Active, Mom and Tot, Mom and Tyke and Infant and Child Emergency Care
Royal University Hospital
This free orientation is held from 7-8:30pm at the Sasktel Theatre, Royal University Hospital on the following Tuesdays:
2016 October 4, December 6
2017 February 7, April 4, June 6, August 8, October 3, December 5
Midwifery is an important part of maternal services within Saskatoon Health Region.
Midwifery care is based on a respect for pregnancy as a state of health, and childbirth as a normal life process. Every child-bearing family has a right to a safe, satisfying maternity experience with respect for human dignity and cultural variety.
CHEP is collaborating with like minded organizations and advocating for public policy that ensures all infants have access to good food. Please take a look at the following resources on Infant Nutrition and contact our dietician at (306) 655 – 4575 ext. 232
The Berry Breast provides pregnancy and parenting services support to women in Saskatoon and area.
Lactation Educators and mothers, Fred Berry and Martha Neovard, provide phone, web, and in person breastfeeding support.
It is staffed by International Board Certified Lactation Consultants.
Mommy Connections introduces you to programs and services available within your community. Our classes provide a unique learning opportunity as well as a fun way to bond with your child and other moms in a social environment.
A place where Saskatoon parents can come to discover, share and grow. Its purpose is to provide up-to-date resources, activities and news impacting parents, caregivers and children in our city, and by doing so, empower, educate and enrich the lives of Saskatoon families.
Postpartum / Depression/ Anxiety /Counseling
This program is provided by Saskatoon Health Region with support from Saskatoon Community Clinic.
Group and telephone support are offered.
Monday to Friday
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
PostpartumProgress.com has been recommended by the New York Times, Health.com, Parenting.com, Psych Central, Scholastic Parent & Child, Fit Pregnancy and many of the top clinicians specializing in postpartum depression and other perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, including the Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Women’s Mental Health and the UNC Center for Women’s Mood Disorders.
Family Service Saskatoon offers services and programming that serve to strengthen families; address violence and abuse; provide parenting support; and respond to the needs of both families in transition, and youth at risk. We strive to remove barriers to accessing quality services for those who might otherwise not be able to access them as a result of poverty, racism or discrimination. newly added Positive Parenting Support Groups
Fitness Pre & Post Natal
What to Expect / Web Resources (not local)
Receive support and advice from the #1 global parenting resource. Getting pregnant, pregnancy, baby, toddler, preschooler and resources for you. Community groups, sleep, behavior, games & arts and crafts.