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Programs & Services


Prenatal Classes

Provides prenatal classes and information about pregnancy, birthing, and parenting.

For more information visit our website at Prenatal – North Zone. Classes may be in the evenings or on Saturdays. Please be advised not all locations offer all services.

Services include:

  • prenatal classes
  • prenatal breast-feeding classes
  • information sessions are available through AHS public health
  • prenatal information sessions are offered via Zoom once a month
  • a chance to meet other people in the community expecting a baby
  • knowledge of what to expect during your labor and delivery
  • breathing and relaxation techniques
  • immunization and infant safety information
  • providing your support person with the skills to help with labor and delivery
  • increased breastfeeding knowledge
  • newborn and postpartum care
  • what resources are available for yourself and your newborn
  • answer questions about your pregnancy, diet, and childbirth plans

Contact Details

Slave Lake Healthcare Centre

Location Info
Public Health Centre
Address
309 6 Street NE
Slave Lake, Alberta
T0G 2A2
Telephone
780-849-3947
Fax
780-805-3550
Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Saturday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Note

Class is offered on Saturdays 4 times a year, March, June, September and December.  Please phone to register.

Access
Service Providers May Include
dietitians, public health nurses (PHNs)
Service Access

Must register for prenatal classes. Call your local Community Health Services for more information.


Wait Times

It is important to register early because class sizes are limited. The 2nd trimester is ideal for learning.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations
Also Known As
Other
Family Services, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Prevention (FAS/E), Maternity, New Parent Services, Population Health, Prenatal Classes, Counselling and Education