Building Blocks for Better Babies

Site: Windsor - Deziel Dr

Service: Prenatal Drop-in Centre

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-977-6862
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Karen Harrop, Program Coordinator; Email:
Alternate Contact Ellen Bachtold, Program Coordinator; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Dr Mary Louise Drake, Program Chair; Phone: (Business) 253-3000 ext 2273; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) * Drop-in centres  
* weekly sessions offered  
* conduct workshops on healthy lifestyles during pregnancy, breastfeeding, growth and development of the baby  
* nutritious snacks, prenatal vitamins and food gift certificates provided  
* individual counselling by dietitians and public health nurses  
* free child minding services for clients in programs 
* prenatal/postnatal fitness at Windsor locations 
BBBB is located in three centres throughout Windsor and Essex County: 
* Peace Lutheran Church in central Windsor, Click Here for Address information  
* Bedford United Church in West Windsor, Click Here for Address information  
* FGT Family Church in Leamington, Click Here for Address information
Hours *Closed until further notice 
Administration Tue-Thu 9 am-4:30 pm 
Peace Lutheran Church - Central Windsor: Tue,1 pm-3 pm 
Bedford United Church - West Windsor: Thu,1 pm-3 pm 
LakePoint Family Church- Leamington: Wed, 9:30 am-12 noon
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
Eligibility Pregnant women, siblings coming with mothers, support persons
Application * Register at meeting 
* Must be pregnant to register 
* Must enter program during pregnancy and can stay with program until baby is 5 months old (dependant upon funding)
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Building Blocks for Better Babies is a Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada
Established 1997
Primary Executive Dr Mary Louise Drake, Program Chair, Building Blocks for Better Babies; Phone: (Business) 519-253-3000 ext 2273; Email:
Funding Federal - Public Health Agency of Canada (CPNP) ; Donations
Site Information
Site Location Building Blocks for Better Babies - office only - no prgramming at this location
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
Above Carlyn
2996 Deziel Dr, Suite G
Windsor, ON N8W 5H8
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Intersection Deziel Dr and Central Ave
Mailing Address c/o Ellen Bachtold or Karen Harrop
Bus Routes Crosstown 2 ; Central 3
Physical Access Fully Accessible - bbbb locations are all accessible, either ground level or have elevators ; Not Accessible - Head office
Other Details
Print Material Brochures, Referral Cards

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