Covid 19 Update – Support People and Masks

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Dear Clients of Genesis Midwives,

For your safety and ours, Genesis Midwives has new Covid-19 protocols.

We have a change in policy. Rather than calling we ask that you complete two self screenings (at the front door and front desk) and receive a fresh mask at reception.
Should you be showing any signs or symptoms please call to reschedule your appointment.
In an effort to limit exposure, masks are still required during your time in clinic. We are also asking that support people do not enter the clinic. They are however more welcome to join appointments over the phone or face time.
We thank you for your patience. Please continue to check this space for updates and any further changes.

 

Breastfeeding Hotline

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Telehealth Ontario offers 24/7 Breastfeeding advice and support service

Phone: 1-866-797-0000        TTY: 1-866-797-0007

Telehealth Ontario now offers new and expectant moms 24/7 access to expert advice and support for breastfeeding. Breastfeeding is the best and most natural way way to nourish your baby but it doesn¹t always come naturally, if you are experiencing any issues or have any questions concerning breastfeeding, Telehealth’s registered nurses and team of lactation experts are here to help.

This service is free and confidential. It is provided in English and French with 24/7 access to telephone interpreters in more than 100 languages. A direct TTY number is available for those with hearing and speech difficulties. Family, friends and caregivers who are supporting new and expectant moms are also encouraged to call if they have any questions.