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Saturday Breastfeeding Workshop 5 December 2020

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Westmead Hospital

Westmead education and conference centre (WECC)

Hawkesbury Road

Westmead, NSW 2145

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Breastfeeding Saturday Workshop

About this Event

This is a 3 hour workshop, held on a Saturday afternoon 1.00pm - 4.00pm, for women and their partners. A tea break is included.

Ideal for: women and their partner attending the Saturday or Sunday Positive Birth and Parenting Workshop; women who have had previous difficulties breastfeeding; or women who require additional information not provided in other programs.

The breastfeeding workshop is designed to give you the right information and support for breastfeeding your baby.  The workshop is conducted by a qualified Lactation Consultant who will answer your questions, provide you with problem-solving strategies and boost your confidence so that you may successfully breastfeed your baby.

Partners are welcome and encouraged to attend. One ticket per couple.

Topics include:

  • Understanding how breastfeeding works
  • Positions for breastfeeding
  • Signs of successful breastfeeding
  • Normal behaviors for breastfed babies
  • Identifying possible breastfeeding problems – and what to do
  • Where to get help
  • Dad’s role – a key to successful breastfeeding
  • Diet, medications and alcohol with breastfeeding
  • Feeling confident

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.

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

WSLHD-westmead-Parentingeducation@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?

You may print out your ticket or save on the eventbrite app.

What is the refund policy?

A refund may only be given in the following circumstances

  • Premature birth
  • Hospital admission
  • Change of mind prior to the program commencing – this requires three weeks’ notice.

If less than three weeks’ notice will incur a fee of $20.00. NO REFUND will be given for cancellation requests less than three days before a class commences. NO REFUND will be given for change of mind after the program has commenced.

Private Health Fund rebates are available. A certificate is issued on request.

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Westmead Hospital

Westmead education and conference centre (WECC)

Hawkesbury Road

Westmead, NSW 2145

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