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Period of Purple Crying Education Program

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800 Commissioners Rd E
London, ON
N6A 5W9
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519-685-8500 ext 56041
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Call 911 in emergencies
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Fax: 519-667-6518
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Application

Call * no referral required

Eligibility / Target Population

New parents and caregivers of infants

Fees

Most services covered by OHIP

Contacts

Jennifer Britton - Injury Prevention Specialist
jennifer.britton@lhsc.on.ca

Languages

English ; French ; Arabic ; Many other languages

Language Notes

Interpretation available upon request

Area Served

Southwestern Ontario

Accessibility

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Description of Services

Helps parents and caregivers understand the features of normal crying patterns in infants to prevent shaken baby syndrome

Nurses provide one-on-one education to families ahead of discharge home from hospital after baby's birth * education includes a booklet and DVD or app code, focused on infant development and coping strategies for infant crying
Last Updated: May 31, 2022: Suggest an edit