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Baby and You Antenatal Programme

Congratulations on your pregnancy, and welcome to Parents Centre Aotearoa!  This is an incredible time, as you embark on your parenting journey.

Antenatal Classes are held one night a week, on a Tuesday, for 6 weeks from 6pm to 8pm, at the CHB Health Centre, Pregnancy and Parenting Hub in Waipukurau.  You are best to complete this course at least 3-4 weeks before your due date.

Parents Centre antenatal programmes are delivered by qualified educators who hold an annual practicing certificate.  We ensure that the classes provide you with evidence-based information to help you make decisions.  They are delivered in a manner that is interactive, engaging, and fun.

Topics include

  • Brief overview of pregnancy topics
  • Choices in childbirth
  • Your labour journey
  • Relaxation, management & coping strategies
  • Support person/Partner’s role
  • Feeding your baby
  • Transition to parenthood
  • Responsive parenting
  • Practical parenting


Sign up as a member at CHB Parents Centre for just $45 per year!  Members get access to free toddler and preschooler swimming lessons, discounts from a number of local Central Hawke’s Bay and also Hawke’s Bay retailers and National member benefits that include discounts at Baby Factory, The Sleep Store, Baby On The Move, and more.  Read more and sign up here




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