Our Mission

To improve the health of women and families living in Northwestern Ontario. Our work centers around creating programs that are accessible and appropriate for women and families living in Northwestern Ontario, including rural and remote places; improving communication between different health care providers who care for women and families in the region; and empowering First Nation communities to retain and re-instate traditional knowledge surrounding pregnancy and birth.

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We offer relevant information for women and families, health care practitioners and researchers

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Women & Families

You can find more information about maternity care providers and children’s health resources throughout Northwestern Ontario.

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Health Care Practitioners

You can find more information about women’s health practitioners and clinics in rural and remote communities.

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You can find more information about researchers and programs promoting women’s health throughout Northwestern Ontario.

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Academic Partners

Northern Ontario School of Medicine logo
University of Toronto logo
Lakehead University logo
Thunder Bay Regional Research Institute logo


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Physicians’ Services Incorporated logo
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