Teshia’s Story

Teshia’s Story

Teshia faced fear when she found out she was unexpectedly pregnant, shortly after getting engaged. She had been told she would never be able to have children and would never be able to carry to term. So she immediately started looking for support, and found Envisage....
Dawn & Chris’ Story

Dawn & Chris’ Story

Dawn and Chris are an established married couple in their 30’s. But when they found out Dawn was pregnant, the couple describes that it “wasn’t all sunshine and rainbows”.  The pregnancy wasn’t planned and Dawn was immediately very sick and later diagnosed with...
April & Scott’s Story

April & Scott’s Story

April and Scott visited Envisage for help to prepare for parenting. They accessed prenatal classes and found community, support and practical help at Envisage. April shares that she and Scott “wouldn’t know how to be parents like we do now” if it was not for the...

Life Changing Tongue-Tie Surgery

Imagine the frustration of trying to breastfeed your baby, but instead of eating and being comforted, your baby cries and fusses and arches away from you continually. Imagine that breastfeeding becomes extremely painful for you, because your baby is unable to latch...

Envisage Family Stories

“When I found out that I was pregnant it was definitely a shock…” Dawn & Chris weren’t sure where to turn when they found out about their pregnancy. Teisha had been told she couldn’t become pregnant… but then she did. Nikita was...

Doing Things Differently

It has been almost seven weeks since our province has been on lock-down with COVID-19.   Envisage is continuing to provide all the same services to our communities in the Barrie area and in South Georgian Bay. But we are doing things in a different way, to keep...

I Want To Go Back

I’ve been thinking about the feelings that so many of us are experiencing during the COVID-19 “lockdown”.   Fear.   Isolation.   Anxiety.   Irritability.   Anger.   Frustration.   We just want life to go back to normal – for things...

Same Services – Delivered in New Ways

COVID has changed so much about how we all live. At Envisage we are still offering the same services we have in the past, but we are providing them in new ways, to keep our community safe.   If someone is in need of a pregnancy test, we can arrange for the...

Still Here During COVID

Envisage Pregnancy Services is still serving our community in the midst of COVID, but in a different way than we have in the past! We want to do our part of keep our community safe, so we have closed our offices to the public, and instead of meeting clients...

Engage – A Volunteer’s Story

This month Envisage will be host our first Engage event, to share about “why, who and how” Envisage serves. This event is a first step for anyone interested in volunteering, but anyone interested in the work of Envisage is invited! Attendees will learn to respond with...