Your Body, Your Birth, Your Baby - antenatal course for pregnant women living in the Hutt Valley to attend with their partner/support person.

  • 01 May
    9 weeks, 07:00 PM NZST - 09:00 PM NZST
    Lower Hutt
    9 weeks, Wednesdays, 7pm-9pm
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    Sessions
    Session 1
    Wed 01 May 19:00 NZST - Wed 01 May 21:00 NZST
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    Session 2
    Wed 08 May 19:00 NZST - Wed 08 May 21:00 NZST
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    Session 3
    Wed 15 May 19:00 NZST - Wed 15 May 21:00 NZST
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    Session 4
    Wed 22 May 19:00 NZST - Wed 22 May 21:00 NZST
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    Session 5
    Wed 29 May 19:00 NZST - Wed 29 May 21:00 NZST
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    Session 6
    Wed 05 Jun 19:00 NZST - Wed 05 Jun 21:00 NZST
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    Session 7
    Wed 12 Jun 19:00 NZST - Wed 12 Jun 21:00 NZST
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    Session 8
    Wed 19 Jun 19:00 NZST - Wed 19 Jun 21:00 NZST
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    Session 9
    Wed 26 Jun 19:00 NZST - Wed 26 Jun 21:00 NZST
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  • 27 May
    9 weeks, 07:00 PM NZST - 09:00 PM NZST
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    9 weeks, Mondays, 7pm-9pm
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    Sessions
    Session 1
    Mon 27 May 19:00 NZST - Mon 27 May 21:00 NZST
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    Session 2
    Mon 03 Jun 19:00 NZST - Mon 03 Jun 21:00 NZST
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    Session 3
    Mon 10 Jun 19:00 NZST - Mon 10 Jun 21:00 NZST
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    Session 4
    Mon 17 Jun 19:00 NZST - Mon 17 Jun 21:00 NZST
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    Session 5
    Mon 24 Jun 19:00 NZST - Mon 24 Jun 21:00 NZST
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    Session 6
    Mon 01 Jul 19:00 NZST - Mon 01 Jul 21:00 NZST
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    Session 7
    Mon 08 Jul 19:00 NZST - Mon 08 Jul 21:00 NZST
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    Session 8
    Mon 15 Jul 19:00 NZST - Mon 15 Jul 21:00 NZST
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    Session 9
    Mon 22 Jul 19:00 NZST - Mon 22 Jul 21:00 NZST
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  • 01 June
    4 weeks, 09:00 AM NZST - 01:00 PM NZST
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    4 weeks, Sats 9am - 1pm
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    Sessions
    Session 1
    Sat 01 Jun 09:00 NZST - Sat 01 Jun 13:00 NZST
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    Session 2
    Sat 08 Jun 09:00 NZST - Sat 08 Jun 13:00 NZST
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    Session 3
    Sat 15 Jun 09:00 NZST - Sat 15 Jun 13:00 NZST
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    Session 4
    Sat 22 Jun 09:00 NZST - Sat 22 Jun 13:00 NZST
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  • 13 July
    4 weeks, 09:00 AM NZST - 01:00 PM NZST
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    Over 4 weeks on Saturday mornings
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    Sessions
    Session 1
    Sat 13 Jul 09:00 NZST - Sat 13 Jul 13:00 NZST
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    Session 2
    Sat 20 Jul 09:00 NZST - Sat 20 Jul 13:00 NZST
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    Session 3
    Sat 27 Jul 09:00 NZST - Sat 27 Jul 13:00 NZST
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    Session 4
    Sat 03 Aug 09:00 NZST - Sat 03 Aug 13:00 NZST
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  • 05 August
    9 weeks, 07:00 PM NZST - 10:00 PM NZDT
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    2 hours on Monday evenings over 9 weeks
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    Sessions
    Session 1
    Mon 05 Aug 19:00 NZST - Mon 05 Aug 21:00 NZST
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    Session 2
    Mon 12 Aug 19:00 NZST - Mon 12 Aug 21:00 NZST
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    Session 3
    Mon 19 Aug 19:00 NZST - Mon 19 Aug 21:00 NZST
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    Session 4
    Mon 26 Aug 19:00 NZST - Mon 26 Aug 21:00 NZST
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    Session 5
    Mon 02 Sep 19:00 NZST - Mon 02 Sep 21:00 NZST
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    Session 6
    Mon 09 Sep 19:00 NZST - Mon 09 Sep 21:00 NZST
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    Session 7
    Mon 16 Sep 19:00 NZST - Mon 16 Sep 21:00 NZST
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    Session 8
    Mon 23 Sep 19:00 NZST - Mon 23 Sep 21:00 NZST
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    Session 9
    Mon 30 Sep 19:00 NZDT - Mon 30 Sep 21:00 NZDT
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  • 07 August
    9 weeks, 07:00 PM NZST - 10:00 PM NZDT
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    Wed evenings over 9 weeks
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    Sessions
    Session 1
    Wed 07 Aug 19:00 NZST - Wed 07 Aug 21:00 NZST
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    Session 2
    Wed 14 Aug 19:00 NZST - Wed 14 Aug 21:00 NZST
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    Session 3
    Wed 21 Aug 19:00 NZST - Wed 21 Aug 21:00 NZST
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    Session 4
    Wed 28 Aug 19:00 NZST - Wed 28 Aug 21:00 NZST
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    Session 5
    Wed 04 Sep 19:00 NZST - Wed 04 Sep 21:00 NZST
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    Session 6
    Wed 11 Sep 19:00 NZST - Wed 11 Sep 21:00 NZST
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    Session 7
    Wed 18 Sep 19:00 NZST - Wed 18 Sep 21:00 NZST
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    Session 8
    Wed 25 Sep 19:00 NZST - Wed 25 Sep 21:00 NZST
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    Session 9
    Wed 02 Oct 19:00 NZDT - Wed 02 Oct 21:00 NZDT
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  • 07 September
    4 weeks, 09:00 AM NZST - 01:00 PM NZST
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    4 hours per week over 4 weeks
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    Sessions
    Session 1
    Sat 07 Sep 09:00 NZST - Sat 07 Sep 13:00 NZST
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    Session 2
    Sat 14 Sep 09:00 NZST - Sat 14 Sep 13:00 NZST
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    Session 3
    Sat 21 Sep 09:00 NZST - Sat 21 Sep 13:00 NZST
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    Session 4
    Sat 28 Sep 09:00 NZST - Sat 28 Sep 13:00 NZST
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  • 14 October
    10 weeks, 07:00 PM NZDT - 09:00 PM NZDT
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    2 hours Monday evenings over 9 weeks - missing out Labour Day 28th Oct
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    Sessions
    Session 1
    Mon 14 Oct 19:00 NZDT - Mon 14 Oct 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 2
    Mon 21 Oct 19:00 NZDT - Mon 21 Oct 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 3
    Mon 04 Nov 19:00 NZDT - Mon 04 Nov 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 4
    Mon 11 Nov 19:00 NZDT - Mon 11 Nov 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 5
    Mon 18 Nov 19:00 NZDT - Mon 18 Nov 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 6
    Mon 25 Nov 19:00 NZDT - Mon 25 Nov 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 7
    Mon 02 Dec 19:00 NZDT - Mon 02 Dec 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 8
    Mon 09 Dec 19:00 NZDT - Mon 09 Dec 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 9
    Mon 16 Dec 19:00 NZDT - Mon 16 Dec 21:00 NZDT
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  • 16 October
    9 weeks, 07:00 PM NZDT - 09:00 PM NZDT
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    Wed evenings over 9 weeks
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    Sessions
    Session 1
    Wed 16 Oct 19:00 NZDT - Wed 16 Oct 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 2
    Wed 23 Oct 19:00 NZDT - Wed 23 Oct 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 3
    Wed 30 Oct 19:00 NZDT - Wed 30 Oct 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 4
    Wed 06 Nov 19:00 NZDT - Wed 06 Nov 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 5
    Wed 13 Nov 19:00 NZDT - Wed 13 Nov 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 6
    Wed 20 Nov 19:00 NZDT - Wed 20 Nov 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 7
    Wed 27 Nov 19:00 NZDT - Wed 27 Nov 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 8
    Wed 04 Dec 19:00 NZDT - Wed 04 Dec 21:00 NZDT
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    Session 9
    Wed 11 Dec 19:00 NZDT - Wed 11 Dec 21:00 NZDT
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  • 02 November
    4 weeks, 09:00 AM NZDT - 01:00 PM NZDT
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    4 hours a week over 4 weeks
    Session information
    Sessions
    Session 1
    Sat 02 Nov 09:00 NZDT - Sat 02 Nov 13:00 NZDT
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    Session 2
    Sat 09 Nov 09:00 NZDT - Sat 09 Nov 13:00 NZDT
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    Session 3
    Sat 16 Nov 09:00 NZDT - Sat 16 Nov 13:00 NZDT
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    Session 4
    Sat 23 Nov 09:00 NZDT - Sat 23 Nov 13:00 NZDT
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    • Free
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Description

BodyBirthBabyThis FREE course will prepare you for giving birth and what to expect in those first weeks with your new baby.

Some of the topics covered over 9 weeks;

  • Nutrition, pregnancy safety and general health issues
  • What midwives and doctors do for you
  • The pregnant and birthing body
  • Labour overview and stages
  • Birth choices
  • Self-help during labour and birth
  • Pain management
  • Delivery suite tour
  • Your newborn’s needs
  • Breastfeeding
  • After the birth
  • The baby check
  • Jaundice
  • Vitamin K
  • The Guthrie test
  • Caring for your baby
  • Parenting in the early days
  • Postnatal depression and taking care of you
  • Support and help services
  • Visit from ‘new’ parents

This is a funded and free course.