Antenatal Education

Antenatal education
Antenatal education can help you prepare for your baby’s birth as well as supporting you on how to look after and feed your baby.  Classes are available throughout the Trust.  Contact your midwife for details.


Getting Ready For Baby Programme for first time parents
This programme equips parents with the skills to give their child the best start in life through a group based approach which provides social opportunities for expectant parents and involvement of partners, while combining healthcare assessment and parent education. It promotes partnership working with significant acknowledgement of the importance of infant mental health and social and emotional wellbeing.

The programme offers six sessions to all first time parents:

1. Helping you and your baby through pregnancy and birth
2. Getting to know your baby in the womb
3. You, your baby and the stages of labour
4. Helping you and your baby through labour
5. Feeding your baby
6. Caring for your baby

Ask your community midwife for details.

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Page last updated:07 February 2018