Prenatal/Postnatal Resources, Miramichi

Public Health pre/post natal programs:
1780 Water St. Miramichi
778-6102
Public Health delivers population health promotion strategies in the areas of maternal, childhood and youth health; communicable disease prevention, management and control; immunization; epidemiology and health emergency preparedness and response.

Region 7 Hospital, Healthy beginnings:
500 Water St. Miramichi
623-3279
This programs helps prepare mom for arriving at the hospital, answers any questions regarding pregnancy, and birth. It also offers a tour of the mat ward, as well as menu options for when mom will be staying, as well as ultrasound pictures.

CHILDBIRTH CLASSES
Hospital breastfeeding/prenatal class:
500 Water St. Miramichi
623-3205
These classes cover the basics of prenatal classes, covering medical interventions, and what a new mom can expect when arriving for her delivery. The breastfeeding class covers all topics, and lets participants know about the support in our area for them.

Baby Love Birth Services

Private and group classes (check services tab to see more info)


BREASTFEEDING ASSISTANCE
Miramichi Medical supplies, pump rent/buy:
130 Duke St. Miramichi
778-8811
A trusted name in rehabilitation services and medical supplies, Miramichi medical supplies offers breast pumps to buy or rent.

Breastfeeding support line, Public Health:
Miramichi area
627-7569
Telephone support, to all breastfeeding moms. If no one answers, please leave a message.

Breast pump lending, Public Health:
1780 Water St. Miramichi
778-6102
As well as previously mentioned, public health also has a breast pump lending program available to all moms in our area. 

DOULA/BIRTH SERVICES
Baby Love Birth Services:
934 rte. 425, Whitney
352-0697
We provide prenatal support, full birth coaching, postpartum and new born support, lactation counselling and childbirth education. A caring, positive, calm way to enter your birthing time, Every step of the way.
www.miramichibirthservices.ca

FAMILY RESOURCES
A Family place Newcastle:
227 Wellington St. Miramichi
622-5103
The family resource center is a place for families to meet and socialize with their children (0-6 years) share ideas, as well as parenting information.  

Family support order service:
673 King George Highway
627-4138
The Family Support Orders Service (FSOS) is a part of this Department aimed at promoting a dependable flow of child support payments. The FSOS is responsible for monitoring and enforcing support orders and agreements that are filed with the Court.

Domestic Legal Aid:
673 King George Hwy, Miramichi
622-4024
If you cannot afford a lawyer, you may be eligible for legal aid.  The New Brunswick Legal Aid Services Commission helps individuals with low income deal with family law matters. This is referred to as “family legal aid”. 

Women’s emergency shelter:
Newcastle, Miramichi
622-8865
The Miramichi womens shelter provides a safe shelter, accommodations and necessities to women in crisis for any reason. They also provide services for their children and pets.

Miramichi Youth house:
870 King George Hwy, Miramichi
624-9909
The Miramichi youth house is a not for profit organization, that believes action is needed to create a safe and secure environment for all youth, by providing opportunities for youth at risk to develop and grow positively with their family, their school and their community.

Family violence outreach:
80 University Ave. Miramichi
778-6496
The FVO program offers services such as: Individual Safety Plan Creation, Family Violence Education, Individual Interventions, Crisis Intervention, Parenting and Coping Skills Consultation, Individual Skills Strengthening, Assistance Understanding and Accessing Community Resources, Workshop Planning and Facilitation.

Eel Ground family services:
36 Mic Mac Rd. Eel Ground
627-4610
The Staff of Eel Ground Child and Family Services are dedicated to provide Culturally Responsive quality Social Work Services to support and enhance the well-being of children and families.

Talk with me program:
78 Henderson St. Miramichi
623-6363
We are a team of Speech Language Pathologists and Support Personnel who are skilled in the development of preschool language skills, social skills and pre-literacy while recognizing the importance of language for learning in life. We offer many programs to help your child move forward with their language skills.

DAY CARE CENTERS
Boy and girls club:
115 Maher St. Nelson
778-2444
The Boys and girls club goal is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.
We Provide: A safe place to learn and grow, Ongoing relationships with caring, adult professionals, Life-enhancing programs and character development experiences, Hope and opportunity.

Chatham daycare:
80 University Ave. Miramichi
773-9779
Located in the NBCC Miramichi building, this daycare has a fabulous reputation and is central to all amenities.

Clark’s early learning:
4 Chipman St. Miramichi
773-7943
This early learning center, is located in the Loggieville area, and promises to be a fabulous learning center for your young child.

Eel ground day care, child and family services:
1 Church Rd. Eel Ground
627-4612
We the Staff of Eel Ground Child and Family Services are dedicated to provide Culturally Responsive quality Services to support and enhance the well-being of children and families.


Kindertots:
122 Hutchinson Rd. Miramichi
778-3936
Kindertots Children’s Centre Inc is a multi-site fully integrated, licensed Early Learning Centre.  We service over 135 children between the ages of newborn to 12 years.
We believe that all children are to be respected for the individuals that they are.  Their race, religion and cultural diversity are celebrated and brought into the classrooms so that all can learn.

Stepping stones:
4 Chipman St. Miramichi
773-5437
This business offers Infant Program, Full & Part Time Daycare, 3 and 4 Year Old Preschool Programs, School Readiness Program (half day), and a Separate Location for Afterschool Care.

FAMILY DOCTORS
Dr. R. MacKnight:
36 Church St. Miramichi
773-3333
Located in the Chatham area, as a general practitioner.

Dr. M. McQuaid:
36 Church St. Miramichi
773-3333
Located in the Chatham area, as a general practitioner.

 Dr. G. Losier:
10 Hotel Dieu Rd. Miramichi
773-3293
Located in the Chatham area, as a general practitioner.

OB-GYNS
Dr.M. Dani:
679 King George Hwy. Miramichi
622-5700
Dani, Mukhamier categorized under Gynecologists and OB GYNs Miramichi, NB, established in 1998.
Located in the Newcastle area, in the same building as Dr.Dani, and Dr. Harbottle.

Dr. R. Harbottle:
679 King George Hwy. Miramichi
778-4140
Located in the Newcastle area, in the same building as Dr.Dani, and Dr. Du Toit.

HEALTH CENTERS
Womens wellness programs:
623-6136
A wonderful place to go and get information, as well as scheduling those ever important womanly check-ups.

Sexual health clinic:
1780 Water st. Miramichi
778-6107
Located in the same building as Public Health, in Chatham. This clinic provides information and support to all who need it.

Region 7 hospital:
500 Water. St. Miramichi
623-3000
The Miramichi Regional Hospital provides health-care services to the City of Miramichi and surrounding communities. We offer a full compliment of health-care services, including General Surgery, Urology, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology and Oncology services. A large variety of ambulatory care services are also provided including a Healthy Kids Pediatric Ambulatory Care program. 

Newcastle Day clinic:
679 King George Hwy. Miramichi
627-7511
The Miramichi Medical Day Clinic (MMDC) provides a multi-disciplinary approach to delivering primary healthcare services to the residents of the Miramichi region.  The clinic is staffed with a family physician,  nurse practitioners, a registered nurse and administrative support staff.  This team works together to provide quality care to its patients.  Daytime hours.

Newcastle Evening clinic:
250 Pleasant St. Miramichi
 778-3342/622-6562
The Miramichi Medical night Clinic (MMDC) provides a multi-disciplinary approach to delivering primary healthcare services to the residents of the Miramichi region.  The clinic is staffed with a family physician,  nurse practitioners, a registered nurse and administrative support staff.  This team works together to provide quality care to its patients.  Evening hours, starting at 6pm

Eel ground Health Center:
36 Mic Mac Rd. Eel Ground
627-4664
The Health Center provides flu shots, well baby clinics, prenatal/postnatal information and help, Dr. Care once a week, lots of support, and always has clinics on to help local and non-local families.

Red Bank health Center:
1926  Mic Mac Rd. Red Bank
 836-6130
This Health Centre offers a Community Health Nurse (CHN) three days per week, who provides limited diabetes-related counseling and management advice, blood glucose and blood pressure screening clinics on occasion, quarterly diabetes educational events, and home visitation as required. VON offers footcare clinics at the Health Centre every six weeks.

CLOTHING
Salvation Army:
231 Pleasant St. Miramichi
622-7826
The Salvation Army has been established in Newcastle, New Brunswick since 1891 and has served the Miramichi Area continuously since. The Salvation Army is committed to ensuring that people experience a continuum of care, a community of support and a caring connection.

Clothing traders:
121 Jail St. Miramichi
622-1655
We sell clothing articles, jewellery and accessories for the whole family. All articles sold are on consignment from local people or purchased from them. All clothing is inspected for quality and steamed for freshness. You will not find a better used clothing store than us!

Global textiles:
4 Johnson Ave. Miramichi
773-7593
Located in Chatham, this second hand store offers a variety of clothing options.

FOOD ASSISTANCE
Miramichi food bank:
63 Henry St. Miramichi
622-1838
The New Brunswick Association of Food Banks Inc. is a nonprofit, charitable organization whose membership is comprised of food banks and soup kitchens throughout the province of New Brunswick. The membership is organized in geographic districts, for purposes of representation on the Board of Directors and food distribution.