Childbirth & parenting education – Twins or More Monday evening series 10/10/2016-14/11/2016. Due Jan - Mar 2017
$180
Childbirth & parenting education – Twins or More Monday evening series 10/10/2016-14/11/2016. Due Jan - Mar 2017

Childbirth & parenting education – Twins or More Monday evening series 10/1...

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Westmead Hospital

Westmead education and conference centre

Hawkesbury Road

Westmead, NSW, Australia

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This program follows the same format as the Childbirth and Parenting Education – Evening Series, but is tailored to meet the learning needs of the couple expecting TWINS or more.

Parents-to-be of twins are encouraged to commence this class around 25 weeks gestation if possible. DVD’s specific to multiple birth and parenting are shown.

This program includes 6 two hour sessions, run over consecutive weeks.

 Topics include:

  • Fetal development of multiples
  • Differences between singleton and multiple pregnancies
  • Pain relief options
  • Birthing options for multiples
  • Unexpected outcomes
  • Tour of the delivery suite
  • Breastfeeding more than one
  • Parenting issues
  • Caring for your new babies and any others
  • Opportunity for questions and discussion
  • Finding out what help is available in the community
  • Meet other couples expecting more than one.
  • A reunion class is held  approximately 8 weeks after the baby’s’ birth. 

An abridged program is available for those who are already parents. Please email wslhd-westmead-parentingeducation@health.nsw.gov.au for information regarding this.

FAQ'S

  What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

See parking and public transport information located at  http://www.wslhd.health.nsw.gov.au/Childbirth---Parenting-Education/Maps---Directions

Do I bring my partner along to all the classes with me?​

Partners are encouraged to attend. If your partner can't make it then you can bring along a support person.

What can/can't I bring to the event?

You may like to bring a snack. Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided.

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

WSLHD-ParentingClasses@health.nsw.gov.au

 Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

No

Can I update my registration information?

Yes, you can return to the booking page to do so.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes.

What is the refund policy?

A full refund may be given only in the following circumstances:
•ƒ Premature birth 
•ƒ Hospital admission 
•ƒ Cancellation request 3 weeks prior to the class commencement date 
An administration fee of $30 will be incurred on cancellation requests with less than 3 weeks’ notice


 

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