Virtual Stork Secrets
Pregnancy and Postpartum Adjustment Peer Support
Due to the ongoing situation with COVID-19, The Stork Secrets series will continue as a virtual program delivery. Registration is now open for this program for January - March 2021.
If you would like a facilitator to follow up with you to discuss resources and services that may meet your needs at this time, please submit your information at the bottom of this page.
If you have any questions about Stork Secrets, please call Our Place Family Resource and Early Years Centre at 519-571-1626 x 1025 to speak with a Stork Secrets Facilitator.
This virtual peer support program is geared to pregnant and postpartum mothers of infants under age 2, who are adjusting to the changes and challenges of parenthood while coping with the additional stress of postpartum life during a global pandemic.
This pre-registered program will take place within a private Facebook group, and via a Zoom meeting on pre-determined days/times throughout the week.
Pregnant or a mother of a child under 2?
Feeling nervous, anxious, or overwhelmed?
Looking for support?
Have you been diagnosed with postpartum mood disorder?
Wondering if how you are feeling is more than the baby blues?
Connect With Others
Discuss coping strategies.
Learn about other services in the community.
Strengthen connections with your baby.
Please see below for some resources for emergency mental health services in the event you need to connect with someone prior to our registration being opened again in January 2021.
Grand River Hospital
If you or someone you are providing support to is in crisis and needs emergency mental health services, go directly to Grand River Hospital ER where Crisis Services is located. Primary health care providers can make referrals to Adult Outpatient Services Mental Health Services
Cambridge Memorial Hospital
You are not alone. There is help.
There is no fee to attend Stork Secrets.
What is KEyON?
KEyON is a digital sign in system that provides parents a quick and simple way to sign in at EarlyON Centres across Ontario and the information collected by the centre helps them better serve you!