Childbirth Education | Prenatal Classes

Enjoy a fun, interactive and informative class to learn all about birth and life with a new baby. Childbirth or prenatal classes don't have to be boring. Make new friends while we cover a variety of topics. Come see why childbirth education prenatal classes really do make a difference!

Some of the topics in class include:

  • Your birth support team (The role of the Midwife, Family Doctor, OB, Registered Nurse and Doula)

  • Stages of labour

  • Comfort measures including relaxation and massage techniques

  • Options for pain relief

  • Methods of induction

  • Post birth procedures for babies and women

  • Breastfeeding support

Whether or not this is your first child, see the difference having childbirth education classes will make for you and your support team! 

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See below for the next available group classes!


Comprehensive Workshops

If you not looking for a full class, you could always register for a smaller comprehensive workshop. Topics for the workshops include:

  • Baby Care Basics

  • Comfort Measures

  • How to Gently Discipline your Three-nager

 

Looking for something in the comfort of your own home? Why not try private classes?

Private classes offer the flexibility of picking the time that works best for you and the ability to customize the topics that are most important to you. All you have to do is click contact below! They'll be fun, hands on, and informative!


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Childbirth 101 - Bootcamp

The Willow Studio
1600 Landsdowne St W #16
Peterborough, ON

A one day intensive course covering late pregnancy, labour, comfort measures, feeding baby, baby care, and more!

This class is perfect for families that don't have the ability to make a time commitment for a full weekend or a 6 week series. This class is less hands on, getting you two days of information in one!

November 3rd, 2018 from 9am-5pm
$190 +hst per couple

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Prenatal Classes

The Adelaide Clinic
1 Adelaide St N
Lindsay, ON

A weekend of fun to learn about what to expect in labour, comfort measures, feeding baby, baby care and more.

This is a thorough comprehensive class where you get to bond with other expecting parents. It is fun and interactive with hands on activities to help you learn by getting as involved as you want to be!

October 27th and 28th, 2018 from 9am-5pm
$225 +hst per couple

November 24th and 25th, 2018 from 9am-5pm
$225 +hst per couple

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Workshops

Play Cafe
809 Chemong Rd
Peterborough, ON

The Comfort Measures Class is to learn valuable techniques to have an enjoyable labour experience. We will dive into all the different comfort measures at your disposal from mindful breathing to positions that maximize gravity and speed up labour!

$40 +hst per person

Want to focus on after the birth with our Baby Care Basics Class workshop to help you bring baby home. This class is ideal for first time parents, a refresher for veteran parents, and informational for grandparents. We will cover health and nutrition, caring for baby, feeding baby, sleep, and self-care. Have those questions answered in a fun and intimate workshop!

$40 +hst per person.


Classes and Workshops are taught out of Lindsay and Peterborough