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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Mon-Fri 8am-4pm
Last updated: Mar 24, 2021: Suggest an edit

Application

Call * no referral required

Eligibility - Population(s) Served

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 Note

Interpretation available upon request

Area(s) 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. This education includes a booklet and DVD or app code, focused on infant development and coping strategies for infant crying. 

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Last updated: Mar 24, 2021: Suggest an edit
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