FIRST TIME PARENTS - EAST DULWICH GROUP

Classes run by open minded midwives that are informative, fun and relaxed. A great way to make new friends!

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UPCOMING GROUPS  

Wednesday Evenings 7pm-9pm

The Lordship Pub

£270

November: Nov 8th, 15th, 22nd,29th, Dec 6th, 13th

for babies due late December-mid Feb 18

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January: Jan 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st, Feb 7th, 14th

for babies due late Feb-mid March 18

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February: Feb 28th, March 7th, 14th,21st, 28th, April 4th

for babies due late April - early June

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April: April 18th, 25th, May 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd

for babies due mid June - July

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Prefer to do a weekend course? Have a look at our intensive weekend courses in The Half Moon Pub, Herne Hill.


COURSE CONTENT

  • Week 1:  Signs and process of labour and birth. Where to give birth: home, birth centre, or hospital?

  • Week 2: Coping strategies and Pain relief. An Introduction to Hypnobirthing and Aromatherapy. 

  • Week 3: If birth doesn't go as planned, and the birth partner’s role. Two couples come back to tell their birth story! Stay for Dinner!

  • Week 4: Early days with your baby, recovery time, looking after yourself and your baby, and life as a new parents.

  • Week 5: Feeding your baby: Breastfeeding - what to expect, how to do it and common problems. Bottle feeding - with expressed breast milk or formula.  

  • Week 6: Common practicalities such as swaddling, bathing and nappy changing, and babywearing taster with Rachel from East Dulwich Slings. Stay for dinner! 


East Dulwich Group is held at 

The Lorship Pub

211 Lordship Lane

East Dulwich

SE22 8HA

www.thelordshippub.co.uk

If you have any questions about the course or have any special requests please contact us

 

"We have learned so much in such a lovely environment...massive thank you"  Charlotte & Gregg

 

"Vicky was amazing - great balance of knowledge, experience, pragmatism and most importantly empathy and realism! Always so approachable, friendly compassionate, we felt very lucky to have her lead the group!" Janani

 

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