Breast feeding support
Whitehorse Health Centre offers breastfeeding and feeding support to every baby and parent.
Community Health Nurses at Whitehorse Health Centre have the expertise to offer excellence in breastfeeding support and infant nutrition.
Breastfeeding Support Group
A weekly Breastfeeding drop in support group is held every Monday from 1:00-3:00pm. No appointment is necessary. This is an opportunity to chat with a nurse regarding any breastfeeding or feeding concerns or questions.
An on-call nurse is available daily 08:00-4:30pm to assist with any breastfeeding or feeding concerns, just call 667-8865 or drop in.
Lactation Consultants are available by appointment only after meeting with the on-call nurse to discuss the challenges you may be having.
Whitehorse health centre
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 8am to 4:30pm
Tuesdays - 8am to 6:30pm
Monday - Friday 8am to 8:45am
Fridays - 1pm-4pm
Every day: noon to 1:00pm
Saturdays, Sundays, and statutory holidays
Toll Free (Yukon, Nunavut and NWT); 1-800-661-0408 ext. 8864
Whitehorse health centre (H-2D)
Health & Social Services, Government of Yukon
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6
Location: 9010 Quartz Road | Whitehorse, Yukon [map]