Alberta Health Services

Edmonton Zone - Health For Two


Description
Health For Two is a free program for women who need extra support to have a healthy pregnancy.

Health for Two (Hf2) provides support throughout pregnancy and up to 2 months postpartum to women who require extra support to have a healthy pregnancy.

Services offered include:

  • Education on pregnancy, birth, baby care and parenting (including pregnancy and parenting options)
  • Support and referrals to community supports (such as maternity care, mental health, addictions, housing, food security)
  • Resources may include milk coupons and prenatal vitamins
Affiliation: Public Health Agency of Canada and in-kind support from over 60 community agencies.Key Provider: dietitians, registered nurses (RNs), support workers
Eligibility
Yes, Any pregnant woman who requires extra support to have a healthy pregnancyWomen may be experiencing isolation, food insecurity, unstable housing, domestic violence, teen pregnancy, substance use, mental health challenges, language or cultural barriers, may be new to Canada, low income and other challenges.
Application Process
Service Access: See below, Service Providers May Include:
Community agency providers, public health centers, registered nurses, support workers and dietitians.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-735-3008 (Program Coordinator)
Email
HealthForTwo@ahs.ca
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: N/A
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
April 16, 2020
Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 05:30 PM