Postpartum Village

Postpartum Village

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Your Oak Valley Health experience does not end when you take baby home. Your lifelong parenting journey is just beginning and we are here for you every step of the way. It's been said it takes a village to raise a child. We are committed to being part of that village and will continue to support your family’s wellbeing long after your baby arrives.

Families need information and services that are easy to find and available in our community. That's why we've built a village of services for you and baby, staffed by caregivers that specialize in postpartum care including breastfeeding, newborn care, and mental health.

Our village is always growing so check back as we add more services and partners.

Postpartum discharge education videos

This series of eight videos will provide you with important information about caring for yourself and your baby. Please connect with your health care provider for more detailed information on any of these topics.

Introduction

Vaginal birth

Baby's behaviour

Additional feeding tips

Follow-up care

Feeding your baby

C-section

Six other things

Safety