RESOURCE LIST

For Pregnancy, Birth, Miscarriage and Infant Loss

~Fertility/Conception~

Websites:

http://www.conceive.ca


http://www.awakenlife.me/fertility-corner/


http://www.cfas.ca/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=259&Itemid=274


http://www.ottawavalleymoms.com/category/family/trying-to-conceive/


Facebook Groups:

https://m.facebook.com/groups/296933920507120?tsid=0.5358146340586245&source=typeahead


https://m.facebook.com/groups/732531940147973?tsid=0.23875928134657443&source=typeahead


https://m.facebook.com/profile.php?id=486094944772291&tsid=0.17972659785300493&source=typeahead


https://m.facebook.com/groups/605034619518009?tsid=0.7685043362434953&source=typeahead


https://m.facebook.com/groups/344785869035745


Books:


  • Taking Charge of Your Fertility, 10th Anniversary Edition: The Definitive Guide to Natural Birth Control, Pregnancy Achievement, and Reproductive Health
  • Fertility Wisdom: How Traditional Chinese Medicine Can Help Overcome Infertility
  • Get Ready to Get Pregnant: Your Complete Prepregnancy Guide to Making a Smart and Healthy Baby
  • The Couple's Guide to Fertility, Third Edition: Entirely Revised and Updated with the Newest Scientific Techniques to Help You Have a Baby by Gary S. Berger
  • Taking Charge of Infertility by Patricia Irwin Johnston

~Pregnancy/new parents~

Websites:

http://ottawa.ca/en/residents/public-health/pregnancy-and-babies/prenatal-classes-offered-ottawa


http://www.mothercraft.com


http://www.motherisk.org


http://www.parentresource.ca/en/ottawaprc/Home_p555.html


http://www.stmaryshome.com/en/stmaryshome/Home_p1186.html


http://www.salvationarmy.ca/2013/02/26/ottawa-bethany-hope-centre-officially-opens/


Facebook Groups:

https://m.facebook.com/profile.php?id=188895944509130&tsid=0.7210749390069395&source=typeahead


https://m.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1489374741292889


https://m.facebook.com/profile.php?id=620220311381045&tsid=0.1454940759576857&source=typeahead


https://m.facebook.com/groups/369299549897679?tsid=0.2669995091855526&source=typeahead


https://m.facebook.com/groups/247764555274967?tsid=0.5991812930442393&source=typeahead


Books:

  • Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Newborn (Revised, Expanded Edition): The Complete Guide (2010), by Penny Simkin, Janet Whalley and Ann Keppler.
  • What to Expect When You're Expecting
  • The Birth Partner: A Complete Guide to Childbirth for Dads, Doulas, and All Other Labor Companions (3rd edition, 2008), by Penny Simkin
  • Teach Your Children Well by Madeline Levine
  • The Blessing of a Skinned Knee by Wendy Mogel
  • Stuff Every Mom Should Know by Heather Flett and Whitney Moss

~Resources for Children and Families of Child Loss~

https://m.facebook.com/mumsanddadsofangels?tsid=0.536510081263259&source=typeahead


https://m.facebook.com/groups/248622351998631?tsid=0.535653916420415&source=typeahead


https://m.facebook.com/groups/112155245480840?tsid=0.3508583421353251&source=typeahead


http://www.compassionatefriends.org/home.aspx


http://www.bereavedfamilies.net


http://www.prematurity.org/coping-loss-sites.html


  • Something Happened: A book for children and parents who have experienced pregnancy loss.
  • Helping Children Grieve: When Someone They Love Dies—Theresa Huntley
  • Couple Communication After a Baby Dies: Differing Perspectives—Sherokee Ilse & Tim Nelson

~List of Local Funeral Homes~

  • Kelly Funeral Homes

585 Somerset St W

Ottawa, ON K1R 5K1

Tel: 613-235-6712

  • St Laurent Funeral Home

1200 Ogilvie Rd

Gloucester, ON K1J 8V1

Tel: 613-748-1200

  • McEvoy-Shields Funeral Home & Chapel

1411 Hunt Club Rd

Ottawa, ON K1V 1A6

Tel: 613-737-7900

  • Whelan Funeral Home

515 Cooper St

Ottawa, ON K1R 5J1

Tel: 613-233-1488

  • Beechwood, Funeral, Cemetery and Cremation Services

280 Beechwood Avenue, P.O. Box 7025

Ottawa ON K1L 8E2

info@beechwoodottawa.ca

Tel: 613 741-9530

Email Carol-Lynn Warden at C.warden@hotmail.com to discuss options and prices for Birth and Bereavement Doula Services.