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Preparing for Baby course - Little Squirrels Family Cen - 7th December

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Little Squirrels Family Centre

Great Hadham Road

Bishop Stortford

CM23 2NL

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A free course run by Midwives, Family Support Staff and Health Visitors that helps you prepare for baby.

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PLEASE NOTE: This is a whole day session. Tea and coffee will be provided but, please bring your own lunch and snacks to last throughout the day.

The date of this course is the 7th December 2019. You are booking for a full day course that starts at 9am and finishes at 4pm.

PLEASE ENSURE YOU ARE AT LEAST 25 WEEKS PREGNANT WHEN YOU START THIS COURSE AND IDEALLY YOU WILL NEED TO COMPLETE IT BEFORE YOU ARE 35 WEEKS PREGNANT. If you are unsure about this, please speak to your midwife.

When completing this booking, please enter details for the Mum-to-be.

The Preparing for Baby course is a free course, presented by Midwives, Health Visitors and Family Support staff. The course covers the essentials of what you need to prepare for labour, parenthood and the early years.

The sessions will cover:

  • The support available from the Family Centre Service.
  • All aspects of infant feeding.
  • Emotional preparation for birth and parenthood.
  • Practical aspects of caring for a baby.
  • Stages of normal labour.
  • Understanding of typical induction processes and pain relief.
  • What to expect during baby's first hour.
  • Support available for baby's first 5 years.
  • How babies communicate.
  • Healthy relationships, mother's well-being and baby's development.
  • Recognising baby's well-being.
  • Essential information about keeping baby safe and healthy throughout the early years.

Venue information and directions:

Little Squirrels Family Centre, Great Hadham Road, Bishop Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM23 2NL

To access Family Centre please use the green school gates of St Joseph's Primary School, you will need to use the indicated button for entry.

Parking Information:

Parking is available in the residential areas outside of the school grounds.

An external buggy park is also available, alongside a covered patio area in gardens. Please do not bring buggies inside of the family centre.

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