Partnering with communities and health care service providers to improve individual and community health.
Healthy living includes making safe and responsible choices. Dilico focuses on sexual health education and promotion that addresses both the mental and physical aspects of an individual's sexual health.
Prenatal and Maternal Health
Dilico's Prenatal and Maternal Health programs help parents stay healthy before and during a pregnancy. Clients learn about ways they can best take care of themselves and their babies. Health professionals deliver programs and services that focus on health promotion and disease prevention.
Staying healthy during pregnancy depends on you, so learn about all the ways that you can take the best care of yourself and your baby. Receive information about prenatal health, a healthy diet, nutrition and exercise.
- Prenatal Classes
- Home Visits
- Nursing Assessment
- AHBHC Program
- Prenatal Vitamins
- Follow Up Care
Infant and Preschool Health
Dilico's Infant and Preschool Health programs promote optimal development of Anishinabek children through on-going screenings, assessments ans support. Parents and family members receive the information they need about their child's development, helping them to provide the best care possible.
Dilico's school health program contributes to the well-being of students by helping children and youth develop positive health attitudes within and beyond the classroom. Health education and disease prevention initiatives are tailored to meet the unique needs of each group and community.
Through outreach activities, community involvement and public education, communities receive the services, tools and resources they need to improve the overall health and well-being of their community members.
Anishinabek approach to health is holistic - acknowledging the mental, physical, spiritual and emotional components of an individual's well-being.