Thursday evening childbirth & parenting education  9/03/17-13/04/17. Baby due 17/05/17-14/06/17
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Thursday evening childbirth & parenting education  9/03/17-13/04/17. Baby due 17/05/17-14/06/17

Thursday evening childbirth & parenting education 9/03/17-13/04/17. Baby d...

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Westmead Hospital

Hawkesbury Road

Westmead education and conference centre (WECC)

Westmead, NSW 2145

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The Evening series consist of 6 sessions held on Thursday evenings for 6 weeks. Each class runs for 2 hours, 7pm – 9pm and includes a supper break. First time parents-to-be, benefit enormously from these classes as there is plenty of time to interact and discuss a range of topics from labour and birth to breastfeeding and parenting.

It is recommended to book this program if you are due between 17/5/17-14/6/17

Topics include but not limited to:

  • How labour starts
  • Labouring at home and when to come to hospital
  • Positions for labour and birth – being active
  • Normal birth
  • Pain relief options
  • Tour of the Birth Unit
  • Cesarean Birth
  • Birth requiring medical assistance
  • Breastfeeding
  • Settling an unsettled baby
  • Communicating with your baby
  • Parenting issues – including postnatal depression, returning to work, roles and identities.
  • And more!!
  • A reunion class is included in the program. The reunion class is held approximately 3-4 months after the final class. The Educator facilitates these classes.

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?

No. You can print out or save on the eventbrite app if you wish.

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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Westmead education and conference centre (WECC)

Westmead, NSW 2145

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