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Child Birth Education

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Childbirth Education Classes include a one or two year membership to Dunedin Parent Centre.

Use our online form to sign up for a Childbirth Education Class and centre membership.

Topics include:

  • Exercises for pregnancy and childbirth
  • Nutrition and wellbeing
  • Your labour bag
  • Normal labour
  • Complications
  • Pain Relief options (self help and medical)
  • Practical parenting
  • Breastfeeding
  • Changes in family relationships
Courses are run from our own rooms with experiences from new parents offered to allow 'real life' stories to be discussed. There are plenty of opportunities for getting to know other class members.
Our classes are facilitated by members of our centre who are qualified Childbirth Educators and have a passion for providing up-to-date information to expectant parents to prepare them in their new role. Our classes are a great place to meet others in the same situation and make lifelong friends.
Spaces fill up quickly and we recommend that you plan to complete your course by the time you are around 36 weeks if possible, so don't delay!


Course 10: February babies 5-19th Dec (4 days) Tues 5th 6.45 - 9m, Sun 10th 10am - 3pm, Sat 16th 10am - 3pm, Tues 19th Dec 6.45 - 9pm


Course 1: March babies: Tuesday 13th February, Saturday 17th February, Sunday 18th February, Wednesday 28 February.
Course 2 (FULL): April - Mid May babies: Monday 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th February and 5th, 12th March.
Course 3 (FULL): Mid May - June babies: Wednesday 14th, 12st, 28th March and 4th, 11th, 18th April.
Course 4 (FULL): July babies: Wednesday 2nd May, Sunday 6th May, Sunday 13th May and Wednesday 16 May.
Course 5: August babies: Monday 11th June, 18th June, 25th June, 2nd July, 9th July, 16th July,
Course 6: September babies: Wednesday 18th July, 25th July, 1st August, 8th August, 15th August, 22nd August.
Course 7: October babies: Monday 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th August and 3rd, 10th September.
Course 8 : November/December babies: Wednesday 26th September and 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st October.
Course 9: December/January babies: Wednesday 7th November, Sunday 11th November, Sunday 18th November, Wednesday 21st November.
Course 10: January/February babies: Wednesday 28th November, Sunday 2nd December, Sunday 9th December, Wednesday 12st December

Contact us to enrol:

Dunedin Parents Centre
155 Kenmure Road
P O Box 7126



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