New Plymouth Parents Centre offers free comprehensive childbirth education courses to help you and your partner prepare for having a baby.
Our six week evening course is taught by a qualified Childbirth Educator, so you can be sure of receiving all the information you'll need to help you understand pregnancy, labour, birth and caring for your newborn. Each course is limited to twelve couples so early booking is recommended.
The childbirth education course covers:
Nutrition and exercise during pregnancy
Labour signs and stages
Pain relief options and interventions
The birth process and birth video
Making an informed decision on Vitamin K and vaccinations
Breastfeeding and newborn care
A tour of birthing suites and postnatal rooms at Taranaki Base Hospital
To find out more pleaseclick here email our course co ordinator - firstname.lastname@example.org
Due to popularity this course is not advertised
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