Wimbledon Antenatal Classes

Two of South West London’s most experienced antenatal teachers come together to offer a new antenatal course, which provides full preparation for labour, birth (whatever type of birth you are planning) and the early days and weeks with your newborn baby. There are 6 classes each of 2 hours.

Sue Lewis is a Senior Women’s Health and Obstetric Physiotherapist and Vicki Scott is a midwife, breastfeeding and newborn consultant.

All classes are for couples except breastfeeding, which is for mums to be only. Refreshments and full course notes are provided.

The course fee is £400 per couple.

Classes 1,2 and 3 take place at Sue’s home at Coombe Lane. The remaining classes take place at Vicki’s home off Wimbledon Parkside.

Class One                                            Getting ready for labour and birth. First signs of labour and when to go to hospital. Pregnancy complications, the nursery and equipment-getting ready for baby.

Class Two                                            Active labour – What to expect and how to cope, the process of normal labour and tools to help you through your labour. Breathing and relaxation, positions, pain relief, normal deliveries and caesarean section.

Class Three                                         Full labour rehearsal, third stage of labour, induction and postnatal information

Class Four                                           Midwife session- Labour Q&A, first few hours and days with your baby.

Class Five – Mums to be only            Confident Feeding – Breastfeeding, Bottle feeding, expressing & use of feeding equipment.

Class Six                                              Babycare – What to expect of your newborn, handling, soothing, dressing, bathing and skincare, safe sleep guidelines, nappy care.

 

For more information or to book a place please call New Baby Company on 020 878 3528 or midwife Vicki Scott on 07960 611987. If you prefer to email: Vicki@newbabycompany.com