Schedule of Parenting Programs

Birth And Parenting Program

Pregnant woman and partner/support person •​Self-help strategies for labour and birth, including ways that the support person can offer support to the laboring woman.

  • Understanding labour and birth, including when to come to hospital
  • Making informed decisions about your care, unexpected events of labour and after the birth
  • Breastfeeding, infant sleep, settling techniques, infant communication & other baby care topics.
  • Changes in the family relationships during the period of the transition to parenthood and offer some strategies to minimise distress in the early weeks.

​Time required: Total of 12 hours education, 6 x 2 hour Tuesday Evenings – bookings essential.
When: ​From 26 weeks gestation
How to book: Contact the Antenatal Clinic Mon-Fri 9-4pm on 02 6592 9808.

Parenting Education programs have temporarily ceased across Hunter New England Local Health District during the COVID-19 pandemic.

We are now able to offer online Skype information sessions. Please click the link below to access our schedule of programs and book you place.