Best for Babies is a free Pregnancy Outreach Program funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada.
Once you are registered we Can Help You…
Have a healthy pregnancy, which contributes to you having a healthy baby.
Feel more connected with other pregnant women and new moms.
Improve your diet.
Feel less stressed.
Answer your questions.
What We Offer!
Individual Support in your home and in our office.
Father Support with a Father Support Worker.
Information on pregnancy, labour, parenting, breastfeeding, nutrition, etc. DVDs and books are available.
Community Resource Referrals – We can help you get referrals to the Food Bank, New Beginnings, the HOPE Pregnancy Center, and various other community resources.
Nutrition Information – We can offer you information about healthy eating and nutrition.
Prenatal Vitamins provided to you for FREE throughout your pregnancy, and multi vitamins and D-drops once the baby is born.
Gift Cards to be redeemed for nutritious foods at Save-on-Foods.
Maternity and Baby Clothing Exchanges.
Weekly Group Drop-ins with food, guest speakers, health education, and childcare is provided for free.
Wednesday Expectant Mom’s Group
at Abbotsford Community Service's Family Center, “The Gallery” Room
Group #1 1:00 to 2:30 pm
Group #2 3:00 to 4:30 pm
Thursday Best for Babies New Parent’s Group
3:00 - 4:30 pm at Abbotsford Community Service's Family Center “The Gallery” Room.
Thursday South-Asian Best for Babies Group
10 am – Noon at the Khalsa Diwan Temple 33094 S Fraser Way
Best for Babies is a free registered Pregnancy Outreach Program funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada.
Best for Babies is part of Abbotsford Community Services.
Abbotsford Community Services (ACS) is a community-based agency serving children, youth, families, and seniors of all personal, social, ethnic, and economic groups. The broad goals of ACS are:
To plan for and provide direct social and community services;
To heighten awareness of social concerns within the community and to foster community involvement;
To create opportunities for community members to participate in serving, developing, and strengthening our communities through partnerships with government, private organizations, and individuals.
Are you pregnant? Do you need support?
This Prenatal Nutrition Program, which assists pregnant women who do not typically access traditional prenatal services, offers support during pregnancy and for 6 months post-partum.
For more information contact:
Our Mission and Vision
Abbotsford Community Services strives to be an agency that fosters community well-being and social justice through positive action and leadership.
Statement of Diversity
We are children, youth, adults and seniors.