Parents to Be Yummy Mummy Courses
Antenatal / Pre-Birth / Parentcraft Classes
Ran by Caron and a fabulous team of highly experienced and qualified midwives, our Pre Birth classes are friendly, fun and informative. We will teach you everything you need to know to help you to have the birth of your choice.For many couples these days, this will be your first experience of pregnancy, labour and / or birth. We are here to help guide and support you through what can be a very overwhelming time in your lives. We will give you simple, yet practical advice and information which will enable you to make the right choices for you, your partner and your baby.
Our Three Week Pre Birth Classes Cost £200 per couple and are fully inclusive of:
A Pre Birth workshop for you and your birthing partner
Follow on support via email, text or phone call
We will cover topics such as:
The signs and stages of labour
Pain relief in labour - natural and traditional methods
Positions for labour and how to cope with early labour at home
Waterbirth and the use of water in labour
Using the Birthing Ball effectively
The role of your birth partner
The first hour following birth
Classes run regularly in Sutton Coldfield, Solihull, and Birmingham and are suitable from 26 weeks of pregnancy onwards. Spaces are limited so early booking is advisable!
Feeding & Caring for your New Baby Classes
These courses are also ran by a fabulous team of highly experienced and qualified midwives. Our Feeding and Caring for your New Baby Classes are friendly, fun and informative. We will teach you everything you need to know to help you to understand how to establish breast feeding for you and your baby .We will teach you everything you need to know to safely bottle feed your baby too. You will also learn how to care for your new born baby and adapt to your new roles in life as parents.
For many couples these days, this will be your first experience of breast feeding / bottle feeding and / or caring for a newborn baby. Many of you will never have seen or held a newborn baby, but do not worry, we are here to help prepare and support you through this exciting but sometimes challenging time in your lives. We will give you simple, yet practical advice and information which will enable you to make the right choices for you, your partner and your baby.
Our Breast Feeding V Bottle Feeding & Caring for your New Baby Classes Cost £50 per couple & are fully inclusive of:
A Two hour workshop for you and your birthing partner
Follow on support via email, text or phone calls
We will cover topics such as:
How Breast Feeding really works
Expressing and storing your breast milk
How to male a bottle feed
Sterilizing and storing bottled milk
Establishing a routine with your baby
Bathing your baby
Top and Tailing your baby
Changing your baby's nappy and what to expect in it!
Caring for your baby's cord and belly button
Caring for yourself including postnatal exercises
Adapting to your new roles as mum and dad
And much, much more
Classes run regularly at weekends in Sutton Coldfield, Solihull, Edgbaston, Harborne and Birmingham and are suitable from 26 weeks of pregnancy onwards. Spaces are limited so early booking is advisable!
Baby First Aid Courses
Would you know what to do if your baby or toddler started to choke or become unresponsive?
Caron understands your baby is extremely precious and as such also runs monthly Paediatric First Aid Courses in, Solihull, Sutton Coldfield and Harborne.to give you the confidence to know what to do should the unthinkable happen.
This course is invaluable for parents, grandparents and anyone who is going to be caring for your baby. Please for all details of my Baby First Aid Courses!
Our Baby First Aid Courses are 2 hours long and cost £40 per couple or £22 50 per person.
Baby Massage & Postnatal Support Courses
Baby massage is widely recognised as bringing many physiological and psychological benefits to you and your baby. Touch is a baby's first language and plays a vital role in forming early parent child relationships.The nurturing tactile stimulation which takes place during a class helps to contribute to the development of your baby's brain and nervous system.
Why not experience for yourself the wonderful benefits of baby massage.
Our 5 week course is designed to help you discover the enjoyment and closeness of
baby massage in a small group in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.
The first few months of motherhood although amazing, can also be extremely
overwhelming at times. These classes are also an opportunity to meet other moms
going through the same things and get full support and advice from a
very experienced midwife.
Baby Massage classes encourage you to establish eye contact as much as possible
throughout the session.The classes provide an opportunity for you to completely '
be' with your baby. It has been proven that babies who receive nurturing touch
through massage and other forms of loving physical contact gain weight faster,
are calmer and have better intellectual and motor development than babies who
do not. Dads are most welcome to attend either with your partner or alone with
Please remember to bring your baby changing mat and a baby towel to both baby
massage and baby yoga classes so your baby has something familiar to lie on.
As babies skins are so sensitive, please can you also bring your own choice of
baby oil / cream to the sessions to avoid any adverse skin reactions.
Courses are suitable for babies from 2-4 weeks to 8-12 months.
Cost: £60 per 5 week course
The above course runs on a Monday morning 11am - 12 30pm and is a rolling programme.
Private Classes-In the Comfort of your Own Home
One to one private classes are available on request in the privacy and comfort of your own home for all services including:
Baby Massage & Postnatal Support
Parentcraft / Active Birth Classes
All sessions are one hour in length and cost £45 apart from Parentcraft Sessions which are two hours long and cost £75
Hypnobirthing Courses cost £125 - £325 per couple.
Please contact Caron with any questions on 0787 255 7728 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a private session at a time to suit you, your partner and / or your baby.
All services are available on evenings and at weekends
Any service cancelled less than 48 hours prior to the start of the session incur a 50% cancellation fee
Any service cancelled less than 24 hours prior to the start of the session are charged at full price