Welcome Baby
Hamilton Prenatal Nutrition Program, Dominic Agostino Riverdale Community Centre Location

This service/organization is offering service over the phone. In-person groups are closed due to the COVID-19 virus. Visit the City of Hamilton Closures and Cancellations website for details and updates.

New participants are being accepted for the Welcome Baby program.

To register contact Jen Yates, Welcome Baby coordinator

Phone: 905-546-2424 x1577

Email: jennifer.yates@hamilton.ca

Other services available:

Online prenatal education is available and can be accessed by calling 905-546-2424 ext. 3591.

The Health Connections phone line (905-546-3550) is open Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm for expecting families and families that have children 0-6 years of age to learn and ask questions about: breastfeeding, child safety, growth and development, healthy eating, positive parenting, perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, preparing for a healthy pregnancy and other programs and services.

Free weekly groups for women during pregnancy and until their babies are 6 months of age to learn about healthy eating, prenatal care, breastfeeding and caring for your baby with a Registered Nurse and Registered Dietitian. Prepare and enjoy a snack.

Grocery gift cards and bus tickets provided. Free childcare during the program is available for children under the age of six.

Dominic Agostino Riverdale Community Centre
150 Violet Dr
Hamilton, ON
L8E 6B4
Hours: Wed 1 pm-3 pm
Dates: Phone: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Phone: 905-546-2424 x1585


Pregnant women (participation in the program can continue until the baby is 6 months old). A participant can only be registered in one CPNP funded program.


Register at the group the first time you attend.




Fully Accessible



Primary Contact Person

Jennifer Yates, Coordinator

Areas Served

Stoney Creek; Hamilton East

Agency Type

Local Government