FIRST TIME PARENTS - FOREST HILL GROUP
Classes run by open minded midwives that are informative, fun and relaxed. A great way to make new friends!
Tuesday Evenings 7:30pm-9:30pm
October: Oct 24th, 31st, Nov 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
for babies due December-February18
January: Jan 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th, 6th Feb, 13th
for babies dude late February-mid April
March: March 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th, April 3rd, 10th
for babies due late April- early June
May: May 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th, June 5th
for babies due mid June to early August
Prefer to attend a weekend course? Have a look at our intensive weekend course in The Half Moon Pub, Herne Hill.
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 parent.
Week 6: Common practicalities such as swaddling, bathing and nappy changing, and babywearing taster with Rachel from East Dulwich Slings. Stay for dinner!