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Christchurch Parents Centre

Christchurch Parents Centre

New Parent Education 

Baby and You  |  Moving and Munching
  Baby and You: 0 - 3 Months
This daytime course consists of five 2-hour sessions:
  • Sleeping & crying
  • Slings & Carriers
  • Carseat safety
  • Feeding
  • Immunisation 
  • All about Mum!
Each session is led by a specialist in the field. It is aimed at parents with babies 0 to 3 months but parents-to-be are also welcome and will find the information interesting and useful. The structure of this course is relaxed and informal with time for your questions and a cuppa.
A great opportunity for new parents to meet other parents experiencing the same joys and challenges and for parents-to-be to see what lies ahead!

Course Fee:

$45.00 or $0.00 if you included Baby & You when booking your Antenatal course (saving $30!)


Wednesdays 10am - 12pm

PBY1  17 January - 14 February
PBY2  28 February - 28 March
PBY3  11 April - 16 May (no session Anzac Day)
PBY4  23 May - 20 June *FULL*
PBY5  4 July - 1 August
PBY6  15 August - 12 September
PBY7  26 September - 24 October
PBY8  7 November - 5 December
PBY9 15 November - 13 December (THURSDAYS)

Mondays 10am - 12pm

CBY1 15 January - 12 February
CBY2 12 March - 16 April (no session Easter Mon)
CBY3 07 May - 11 June (no session Queen's birthday) *FULL*
CBY4 02 July - 30 July *FULL*
CBY5 20 August - 17 September *FULL*
CBY6 29 October - 26 November *FULL*
CBY7 23 November - 21 December (FRIDAYS)

*Spaces in full classes may open up closer to the start of the course. Please email babyandyou.cspc@gmail.comto be added to the wait list.

To book a Baby & You Class click here.

Moving and Munching: 4 - 9 Months

Two fun and informative sessions for Parents of children 4 - 9 months old. Learn about the development of fine and gross motor skills and how you can assist, how babies learn through play and age appropriate toys, the development of language and intellect and how you can stimulate this.  Also introducing solids, good nutrition and food habits.
The structure of this course is relaxed and informal with time for your questions and a cuppa.

Course Fee:





Tuesdays 12 - 2pm
PMM1  13 Feb & 20 Feb
PMM2  3 April & 10 April
PMM3 22 May & 29 May
PMM4 17 July & 24 July
PMM5 28 Aug & 4 Sept
PMM6 16 Oct & 23 Oct
PMM7 4 Dec & 11 Dec

Wednesdays 10 - 12pm

CMM1 7 Feb & 14 Feb *FULL*
CMM2 9 May & 16 May

CMM3 8 Aug & 15 Aug

CMM4 7 Nov & 14 Nov

To book a Moving & Munching Class click here.

Conscious Parenting Courses

Parenting with Purpose
This programme has been created to encourage parents/caregivers and key support people to look at how they parent,  where they learnt their parenting skills and are they the most productive skills to use when raising children.  It is a six module programme.
Course Dates run based on demand:  Contact

Magic Moments

Focuses on using non-physical ways of discipline, and encourages parents and caregivers to build strong and caring relationships with their children, while giving clear boundaries.  It is a three module programme.
Course Dates run based on demand:   Contact
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