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Ottawa Childbirth Education Association

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa (City of)
Address & Map
Ottawa, ON
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Mailing Address 748 Halstead St 
Ottawa, ON K1G 1M6
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Classes
Description and Services
Description (Service) Organization that recognizes birth as a normal and natural event, in a woman’s life * goal is to present options to expectant women and their partners to help them feel empowered to make choices that lead to a positive childbirth experience 
Prenatal classes: 
* Labour and Delivery Prenatal Education 
* Bringing Baby Home class 
* Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Infant Massage 
* Prenatal classes for families expecting multiples (twins, triplets or more) 
* Comfort Measures for Birth class 
* Expectant Grandparent class 
* Sleep class for infants and toddlers
Hours Evening or weekend classes and private tutoring
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Pregnant women and their birthing partners * surrogate and adoptive families
Application Call to register or register on line
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - see class descriptions on website
Service Categories Breastfeeding Support Programs ; Childbirth Education ; Family Life Education ; First Aid Instruction ; Pregnancy/Childbirth Support Groups ; Reproductive Rights Groups ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Reproductive Issues
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-852-2207
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Erin Shaheen, Director
Other Details
Established 1974
Funding Fees - Class fees
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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