Who Can Attend

The program is for individuals who are:

  • pregnant
  • living in Toronto
  • facing challenging life situations, such as recent arrival to Canada, previous premature or low birth weight births, financial concerns and difficulty accessing health care.

Program Details

Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program (CPNP) is a free national prenatal program funded in part by the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC).

It is offered at various program sites across Toronto. Partners or other support people are welcome.

Topics may include:

  • having a healthy pregnancy
  • healthy eating during pregnancy
  • basic labour and birth
  • breastfeeding
  • becoming a parent

Some program may also provide:

  • interpreters
  • healthy snacks
  • food vouchers
  • child care
  • TTC tokens


For more information on prenatal programs in your area, please call Toronto Public Health at 416-338-7600 or eChat with a Public Health Nurse.