Maternal Support Nurse

Description of Service

The Bighorn PCN Maternal Support Nurse works in collaboration with your family doctor.

Examples of Services Provided

In collaboration with your family doctor, the Maternal Support Nurse is here to provide moms with any or all of the following:

  • Personalized prenatal support
  • Preparing for baby
  • Personalized postnatal support
  • Breastfeeding
  • Safe sleep for baby
  • Dealing with colic and crying
  • Healthy eating for baby
  • Baby’s developmental milestones
  • Postpartum depression and anxiety
  • Sex and intimacy
  • Contraception options
  • Healthy lifestyle planning for new parents
  • Parenting challenges (fatigue, bonding, stress)
  • Support related to a baby’s diagnosed medical condition
  • Grief support (miscarriage and stillbirth)
  • Liaison with community programming
  • And more

Located at The Bighorn PCN
138 Athabasca Avenue

Hinton, AB
T7V 2A4

Hours of Operation

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:15-3:30pm


To access our Maternal Support Nurse services please reach out to your Bighorn PCN family physician or call 780-865-4211 for more information.

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