DHS Health Services offers Personal Support for New & Expecting Mothers
Did you know that DHS Health Services offer kind and compassionate personal support services for new & expecting mothers. Our qualified and experienced home support staff provide the kind of nurturing, supportive, and security you want for yourself and your newborn infant. DHS Health Services has been serving the community of Durham Region since 1978. Our support staff and nurses have worked with many families and their new bundles of joy. Our goal is to help you feel confident and at ease with your new family needs, and to let you get some much needed rest. We are here to support you and your family. Our experienced support staff can even help you to be more organized and efficient, which means you’ll spend more quality time with your baby.
Your new little family member can be intimidating, exhausting, and overwhelming at times. When you come home from the hospital, it is a good idea to have someone there to help you with everyday tasks. While helping you to adjust to the new routines and unexpected surprises of motherhood. Our kind and compassionate personal support staff can provide the emotional and physical assistance you require; from baby’s advice, light meals, tidying up, allowing you to have the much needed shower, nap time or medication management.
Mommy support just for you
Child birth is a physically and emotionally draining experience for new and experienced mothers. With a normal delivery, many doctors recommend that you rest and have a helping hand for at least one week after delivery; it can take the body about a month to heal. Because with a cesarean section, you may need help for about ten days and up to two weeks and no lifting while your body heals. Some new moms use our knowledgeable staff for a couple hours a day or 1-2 days a week, and up to 3-4 months. We understand everyone’s needs are unique. We make every effort to meet your specific schedule, so mommy and daddy can enjoy their precious baby.
Congratulations on your new bundle of joy!