Planning properly for your new arrival is cruicial and we can help. With small group led courses to help fast mums slow down, to our baby inspired shopping trip, we can help you get prepared and geared up for you new arrival.
Sharing understanding of baby & toddler development
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Take away your personalised Postnatal Wellbeing Resource Pack to keep handy for after the birth.
PLUS meet other parents-to-be & strengthen your local networks...friendly faces with babies around the same ages & stages can prove invaluable in the early weeks & months! Referrals from local Midwives & Health Visitors are welcomed (with permission & in confidence) in support of a fee waiver.
Parking is FREE in the adjacent Abbey End Car Park. Access to the 1st floor in the Kenilworth Centre is via stairs or lift.
These 2019 Milk-Matters seminars have been supported by a small grant by the Kenilworth Lions - thanks, it's very much appreciated!
NB/ the definition of 'seminar' = "a group or meeting for holding discussions or exchanging information" (ref.Collins English Dictionary)
Get in Touch to request a call. We'll get back to you as soon as they can to arrange a convenient appointment.
Home visit fees are based on a rate of £65 * for up to 1.5 hours * based on travel within 8 miles from CV8 2WP; further mileage will incur a small extra charge.
Our 'Bump To Baby Prep' Antenatal Course is the relaxing & hassle-free prenatal preparation for birth & beyond in south Warwickshire!
Join with like-minded parents-to-be for 'Bump to Baby Prep' at around 30 weeks into pregnancy, and you'll be able to call for free personalised feeding & caring support in the early weeks back at home with with your newborn.
With current local NHS links, NHS back-up & the trust of your local midwifery & health visitor teams, you can have full confidence that we will share only sound information with you - supporting your options for birthing and early parenting.
USUALLY held on 2 consecutive Saturdays (ON-HOLD due to COVID-19) in a relaxing, comfortable venue between Stratford-Upon-Avon & Warwick, as 'Bump to Baby Prep' participants you will also be able to enjoy FREE use of the hotel's on-site Health Spa & Pool after each session!
The two day 'Bump to Baby Prep' course weaves together the information that parents-to-be want to know about pregnancy and birth, along with preparation for forming a relationship with your baby, from the womb to birth and beyond.
WHAT WILL WE COVER over the 2 Saturdays on the 'Bump to Baby Prep' Course?
Session One (on Day 1) from 9.30 am to 3.30 pm covers:
Session Two (on Day 2) from 9.30 am to 4pm covers:
Each couple attending will be given a pack of course handouts which includes key information on what to look out for in early labour, being aware of your baby's movements, as well as information on local resources & sources of postnatal support local to where you live.
The Course includes refreshments; lunch is available to buy on-site, or you're very welcome to bring your own. We promise that you'll not be put on the spot, there'll be no awkward moments, nor any need for sharing embarrasing revelations over the 2 days!!
Following the 2-day Course, we normally offer optional extra sessions are available for you:
NB/ (the dates & locations of these 2 workshop sessions are arranged with you during the main course, to fit in with what's most convenient for you!).
The 'Bump to Baby Prep' course is complementary to the afternoon or evening NHS 'Parentcraft' sessions, held either at Warwick Maternity Unit or in a local children's centre. We strongly support parents-to-be in accessing these free sessions as well, as the the content of these will focus more on the physical aspects of delivery, and will also enable meet-ups with other local people who are at roughly the same stage in pregnancy.
Thanks for the baby massage Clair– C. has loved being massaged and it’s been great to have something I could follow-up with her at home. After a difficult birth and then me feeling so low and anxious, it definitely helped improve our relationship.From Pam & baby C
Thanks for the baby massage Clair– C. has loved being massaged and it’s been great to have something I could follow-up with her at home. After a difficult birth and then me feeling so low and anxious, it definitely helped improve our relationship.From Pam & baby k
Amazing work, thank you so much for everything that you have done.From Jane & baby D