Ottawa Public Health and Monarch Centre have collaborated to create the video series: Here Comes Baby. The videos connect local parents, health professionals, and experts to discuss life with a new baby. The series will include:

  • Baby bath and diapering demonstrations
  • Experiences and tips from real parents
  • Information from local experts and health professionals
  • And more!

Join the conversation on Facebook, and be sure to browse the Parenting in Ottawa website for additional information.

Newborn Behaviour

This video reviews normal newborn behaviour in the first few weeks following birth.

Postpartum Mental Health

This video discusses postpartum mental health.

Bathing Your Baby

This video demonstrates how to give a new baby a bath. It includes tips and tricks on how to turn bath time into an enjoyable experience for both baby and the parent or caregiver.


This video shares answers to common questions about jaundice.

Postpartum Recovery

This video shares some of the physical and emotional changes after giving birth and some tips on what you can do about it.

Diapering Your Baby

This video demonstrates how to change a newborn baby’s diaper.