Spring Schedule

Prenatal Services


  • Preparing to welcome a little one into your life?
  • Feeling a little lost?
  • Have Questions?
  • Concerns?

Peterborough Child and Family Centres offers a wide range of free services, programs, and resources, delivered by welcoming, supporting, and caring professionals.

Breastfeeding & Well Baby Clinic

Drop-In ǀ Prenatal to 2 years old

Drop in to speak to a lactation consultant/community health nurse for breastfeeding help and/or to answer your questions about child health and development. Cannot come to the centre? No problem! Call us – 705.748.9144 to request a telephone or virtual consultation.

Antrim Site, 201 Antrim St., Peterborough

Tuesdays ǀ 10:00am to 12:00pm

Thursdays ǀ 10:00am to 12:00pm

Breastfeeding Basics

Single Session ǀ Preregister Here


This one session class offers expectant parents an opportunity to learn the basic how-to of breastfeeding prior to the birth of their baby. Learn about why and how to breastfeed, and the services available to support you.

Antrim Site, 201 Antrim St., Peterborough

Thursday, Apr 18 ǀ 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Thursday, Jun 20 ǀ 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Lakefield Families First

Pregnant and/or parenting families with children birth to 3 years old

Registration is now open until May 3rd (by 4:00pm). Click  HERE  to complete and submit a referral form. The program coordinator will contact you for next steps.

This program is for families who are experiencing challenging life circumstances. This program supports the health and wellbeing of families by building a support network, encouraging parent-child attachment and learning together through play.

Lakefield District Public School, 71 Bridge Street, Lakefield, ON 

Fridays, May 10 through Jun 21 ǀ 10:00am to 12:00pm

Closed June 7 

Prenatal Pop-Up

Drop-In ǀ Expecting Parents

Are you an expectant parent? Join us for this one time pre-natal session where you will have the opportunity to learn about the services that PCFC offers to support you during pregnancy and after your baby is born. Meet other expectant parents, tour the Centre and chat with our Community Health Nurse about all thing’s pregnancy, birth and baby.

Antrim Site, 201 Antrim St., Peterborough

Tuesday, Jun 4 ǀ 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Toy & Book Lending Library

 Drop-in and check out our selection of prenatal books.

A lending service where families can borrow high quality, developmentally appropriate toys, books and games for their young children. Access to library staff and early learning tips to try at home.

Antrim Site, 201 Antrim St., Peterborough

Tuesdays ǀ 9:30am to 12:00pm

Wednesdays ǀ 9:30am to 12:00pm

Thursdays ǀ 1:00pm to 5:30pm

Saturdays ǀ 9:30am to 12:00pm (1st, 3rd & 5th/month)

Closed Apr 1, May 18, Jun 5, 29


Community Action Program for Children / Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program 

Agency or Self Referral Required

Babies First Prenatal Nutrition Program

This program is designed to support pregnant women, experiencing challenging life circumstances, to prepare for labor, birth and the transition to parenthood with a focus on healthy birth weight.  This is a weekly program staffed by a multidisciplinary team.

Referral and registration required as this program serves a specific population and has limited spaces.  We accept both agency and self referrals.

Referral Form

Antrim Site, 201 Antrim St., Peterborough

Fridays ǀ 10:00am – 12:00pm

School For Young Moms

The School For Young Moms is a high school program for pregnant and parenting teens.

The program is run in partnership with Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board.  The program is highly supportive providing transportation, breakfast and lunch, parenting support and education as well as licensed childcare. Referral and registration required. Call 705.742.4632 for more information.

Referral Form

School for Young Moms, 201 McDonald Street, Peterborough

Monday to Friday ǀ 9:00am – 2:00pm

We want to hear from you! Click HERE to complete the Peterborough Early Years Survey and tell us what we’re doing well and how we can improve! The survey is anonymous. As a thank you for your participation, you will be given the option to enter a draw for one of 20 $25 grocery gift cards.