Toronto Public Health works to promote and protect the health of Toronto's 2.4 million people. We have programs to support women in their reproductive years, pregnant women, new parents and families with children. Our goal is to promote the healthy growth and development of all children.
We provide education, counselling, referral and support in the areas of: preconception and prenatal health; postpartum; breastfeeding; infant and child nutrition; speech and language development; safety; healthy growth and development; immunization; and parenting.
Parenting isn't easy. But help is available from Toronto Public Health. The following links provide information and include services for:
For additional links, refer to the A-Z Index on our website.
For information and referral to all Toronto Public Health programs and services call
Toronto Health Connection at 416-338-7600. Free, confidential health information and advice is available from a public health professional Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.