​Summary of Parenting Programs

​Program​Description​Time required​When to attend
​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.

​Total of 12 hours education

Session Options include:

6 x 2 hour
Tuesday Evening – bookings essential

​From 26 weeks gestation