Parenting in Ottawa Drop-Ins

Holiday season schedule changes between Saturday, December 24 and Tuesday, January 3: Parenting-In-Ottawa drop-ins will be closed from Sunday, December 25 to Wednesday, December 28 and on Sunday, January 1 and Monday, January 2. Check the Parenting-in-Ottawa drop-ins calendar for clinic hours and availability. 

If you or your child are sick, please do not attend a Parenting in Ottawa drop-in. You may call the Ottawa Public Health Information Centre at 613-PARENTS (613-727-3687) for further guidance. 

Do you have questions about your baby? Want to know if your child is on track? Do you have questions about your child's growth and development? We are here to help.

The Parenting in Ottawa drop-ins are located across the City of Ottawa. Speak, in person, with a Public Health Nurse about parenting. 

  • Get support for infant feeding
  • Learn ways to help your child eat healthy and be active
  • Make sure your child is on track with their growth and development
  • Ask about your child's social and emotional development

The program is available to:

  • Expectant parents, parents and guardians of children aged birth to 6 years of age

No appointment necessary, simply drop-in during the clinic's hours. Clinics are closed on statutory holidays unless otherwise specified. 

Please check the drop-in calendar before heading out.

Parenting in Ottawa Drop-in Calendar

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