BOND: Babies Open New Doors

Phone 604-485-2604... BOND is a FREE and CONFIDENTIAL service to help you have a healthy baby

The BOND Program offers support during preganancy and much more.

What BOND offers

  • Ongoing support during pregnancy and for 6 months after delivery
  • Weekly group meetings including a healthy snack
  • Information on pregnancy, delivery, and newborn care
  • Referrals to other community programs and services
  • Weekly food vouchers and vitamin supplements
  • Individual nutritional counselling as required
  • Emergency food shelf
  • Cooking demonstrations and easy recipes to make at home

BOND can help you

  • Plan what and how much to eat while you are pregnant
  • Make healthy food choices within your budget
  • Understand how cigarettes, alcohol and drugs affect your developing baby
  • Set and achieve goals
  • Prepare to breastfeed your baby
  • Adjust to your new baby
  • Answer questions

The BOND Program can help expecting mothers to be healthier.

Babies Open New Doors

The BOND Team

  • A Registered Nurse
  • A Registered Dietician/Nutritionist
  • A Peer Outreach Worker
  • Volunteers
  • You

Getting started with BOND

  • Call us at our office 604-485-2604, or have your doctor or someone else call us for you. Staff will meet with you to assess your eligibility for the program.

Contact BOND

  • c/o PREP Society 103-4511 Marine Avenue, Powell River, BC V8A 2K5
  • Phone: 604-485-2604
  • Fax: 888-822-3914
  • Email: bondprogram@prepsociety.org
Everyone is welcome at BOND

BOND is a Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program that promotes positive lifestyle choices for pregnant women in the Powell River area who have identified lifestyle risk factors. We gratefully acknowledge the sponsorship of the Powell River Employment Program (PREP) in partnership with Powell River Community Health, and the support of the BOND Advisory Committee and the Powell River community.