Useful information

Phone numbers

Montfort Obstetrical Triage 
613-746-4621 ext 3708 

Montfort Obstetrical Clinic (for information and appointments)
613-746-4621 ext 2749 

Patients with an appointment at Hôpital Montfort will receive an automated confirmation call up to 5 days prior to their appointment. 


Ottawa Public Health Information Line (Monday to friday 9am to 4 pm) 
613-580-6744 ext 28020 

Health Line from The Eastern Ontario Health Unit (Monday to friday 830am to 430pm) 1-800-267-7120

Telehealth Ontario 1-866-797-0000 

Ontario Poison Control Centre 1-800-268-9017 

Assaulted Women’s Helpline 1-866-863-0511 


Info-Santé Québec 8-1-1 

Quebec Poison Control Centre 1-800-463-5060 

SOS Spousal Abuse 1-800-363-9010



Best Start: Maternal, Newborn and Early Child Development Resource Centre 

Breast Feeding Inc; Video on breastfeeding by Dr. Jack Newman 

Canadian Mental Health Association; Postpartum depression 

The Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS) provides information for parents from Canadian paediatricians. 

Canadian Women’s Health Network; When Sadness Follows Childbirth: Postpartum Depression 

Champlain Maternal Newborn Regional Program (CMNRP) - Helpful websites for childbearing Families.

CHEO - About the Genetics Program

From Tiny Tot to Toddler: A practical guide for parents from pregnancy to age two

Government of Canada - Travelling While Pregnant

Healthy Canadians: Guide to Healthy Pregnancy 

Healthy Canadians; Infant nutrition.

The Healthy Babies, Healthy Children Program offers tips on parenting skills or any other support you need. 

Mothers in Motion: A site that helps new mothers attain and maintain a physically active, healthy lifestyle. It contains lots of tips as well as postnatal exercises. 

Ontario Ministry of Education: Get information on your child's early development. 

Ottawa Public Health offers new parents and parents with school-age children information on all aspects of family life. 

Parachute. Preventing injuries. Saving lives. To provide children with safer environments

Public Health Agency of Canada; Breastfeeding & Infant Nutrition 

The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC). Your journey starts here. The facts on pregnancy and childbirth from Canada's experts.

The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC) makes its clinical practice guidelines available to the public and also provides a considerable number of public education resources to help women make informed choices about their health. 

The Eastern Ontario Health Unit offers new parents and parents with school-age children information on all aspects of family life.