Welcome to Sunrise Health Region's Maternity Ward Web page!
We hope you find the information provided here helpful, and check out our video:
"Welcome to the Maternity Ward"
Click here for information about visitors
Click here for information about the Baby Friendly Initiative
Breastfeeding is a skill that you and baby learn. A good start helps to make breastfeeding a positive experience for both mom and baby. To find out more on breastfeeding skills watch the Breastfeeding Information video.
Baby Friendly Initiative Newsletter
Local supports for breastfeeding:
- Early Visiting Program: (306) 786-0625
- Lactation Services: (306)786-0886
- OBS Ward at YRHC: (306) 786-0479
- Breastfeeding Support Clinic: Every Wednesday
from 1-3 pm (drop in) Yorkton Public Health 150 Independent St.
- Breastfeeding Matters Support Group:
Yorkton 1st Thursday of every month at 10:30 am Yorkton Family Resource Centre
Canora 2nd Thursday of every month at 10:30 am Canora Public Library
Langenburg 3rd Thursday of every month at 10:30am Langenburg & District Daycare Co-operative -
Links to helpful info:
Mother\'s Milk - Baby\'s Choice brochure click here
Baby Friendly in Canada
Breastfeeding Matters Saskatoon
Breastfeeding Committee of Saskatchewan
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Some helpful links:
Canada Food Guide
First Nations, Inuit, Metis food guide
Newborn care info www.hc-sc.gc.ca
SGI car seat info