Learn more

If you’d like to learn more about pregnancy, labour and birth, it’s important to get your information from a reputable source. Below are some suggestions of where to start.

Get your free copy of Babies Best Chance, a handbook for new families, from your health care provider or any public health office.

Healthy Families BC has videos and information to help you through the early stages – from planning a pregnancy all the way through to welcoming a newborn into your family.

Planning a pregnancy
First Trimester
Second Trimester
Third TrimesterNFC-483(PC)
Labour and Birth
Preparing for your newborn
Getting ready to breastfeed

You can also see all Healthy Families BC videos related to pregnancy, birth and the first few days at home by clicking here.