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Description and Services
Description (Service) Free pregnancy tests * confidential options counselling for men and women * client advocacy * educational information * parenting preparation * community referrals * post abortion recovery groups * reproductive grief support for post stillbirth * miscarriage or abortion * Home With A Heart life skills program * Blueprint healthy relationship program for students * material supports for mothers including infant clothes * maternity clothes * diapers * formula and other infant items
Sup. Description Does not provide abortion referrals
Hours Mon-Wed 10 am-4 pm * evenings by appointment
Areas Served Renfrew County ; Pontiac County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call to access programs
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-635-7440
Crisis Phone 1-877-791-5475
Primary Contact Donalee Loback, Client Services Director; Email:
Primary Executive Greta Landry-Masseau RSSW, Executive Director; Email:
Former Name First Step Options and Support Services of the Upper Ottawa Valley
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Pembroke
Address & Map
337 Murray St
Pembroke, On K8A 4P3
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Intersection Murray St and Mary St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - steps to front door
Parking Free parking
Other Details
Established 2006
Funding Donations
Service Categories Baby Clothing ; General Counselling Services ~ Pregnancy/Birth Problems ; Maternity Clothing
Print Material First Step Options pamphlets and posters
Resources Free magazines- Today's Parent * Parents Canada * Baby Encyclopaedia and Material on pregnancy, adoption, post abortion, miscarriage, still birth, abstinence and childbirth
Accreditation Member of CAPSS (Christian Association of Pregnancy Support Services)

Administration: 613-757-3108 Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm

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