AHS Best Beginning


4715 8th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta
T2A 3N4

Phone:(403) 228-8221
Fax:(403) 955-1211
Hours of Operation: 8:00am – 4:00pm Monday to Friday, 8:30am – 2:00pm Saturday
Brief Description of Services Provided:

Best beginning is a free confidential service for pregnant women and their supporters with health, social or financial concerns. We offer:

  • Free food, milk, prenatal vitamins and bus tickets (if needed)
  • Information on pregnancy, labour and birth, community resources
  • Information on healthy eating, alcohol, smoking, drugs, injury prevention, vaccinations, perinatal education and family violence.
Special Populations:Pregnant teens and low income pregnant women
Referral Process:Self-Referral, clients can phone directly or be referred by another agency or medical office
Programs Offered:Best Beginning
Restrictions or Exclusions Criteria: