This is an "All In A Day" course for women either on their own or with a birth partner/companion. This course will be held on Monday 7 November @ 10am-4pm at: Allens Croft Children's Centre, Allens Croft Road, Kings Heath, B14 6RP. It is for those on their first baby only.
Please bring your own lunch.
This class includes a separate tour of the hospital on Sunday 13 November @ 3pm , please wait near the coffee shop area and a breastfeeding session on the Thursday 10 November @ 10-12pm at the hospital, lower ground floor, parent education room.
This course will be taught by Bridget Supple.
We aim to cover the process of labour and birth, stages of labour, when to come in and what to bring, getting labour started and medical induction, managing pain, self help techniques, birth, assisted birth, caesarean birth and lots of practical babycare skills. A tour of the delivery suite is included.
Try to attend your course between 30 and 35 weeks. You can book anytime before that.
Before attending your antenatal class, we recommend that you look at our selection of handouts to support you and your partner before, during and after the birth of your baby