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BWH Parent Ed 1st Time Parents - One Day Weekend Course

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Parent Ed Room Birmingham Women's Hospital

Mindelsohn Way

Birmingham

B15 2TG

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This is a weekend course for women either on their own or with a birth partner/companion. Date: Saturday 9 December 9:00am-3:00pm

This course will be taught by Helen Knight.

The tour is included and the breastfeeding session will be on Thursday 14 December 10am-12pm (same venue).

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, lots of practical babycare skills and feeding. A tour of the delivery suite is included.

Please bring something to eat/drink for your lunch or you can buy some lunch in the Hospital Restaurant.

Try to attend your course between 30 and 35 weeks.

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
http://www.bwnft.nhs.uk/services/maternity-2/prepearing-for-your-baby/parent-education/useful-information-and-handouts

and http://www.acacia.org.uk/helpandsupport/

and what to pack in your hospital bag http://www.bwnft.nhs.uk/services/maternity-2/prepearing-for-your-baby/what-to-bring

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Mindelsohn Way

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