Yoga meets Spa with Yogabellies Stratford-upon-Avon!
YogaBellies for Pregnancy 6:45-8pm
Prepare your mind and body for birth. Strengthening postures, soothing aromatherapy, gentle candlelight, calming music and deep relaxation. Birth preparation including birthing postures, physical birth and packing your hospital bag.
Luna by YogaBellies (specialist women’s class) 8-9pm
Yoga meets Spa with especially blended essential oils, calming music, eye pillows and yoga postures to balance hormones, reduce stress and increase wellbeing.
Included in each of the classes is a welcome pack, week by week digital content and access to the class WhatsApp group for support, updates and all things yoga! Get in touch for more information.
When: Thursday evenings 6:45pm YogaBellies for Pregnancy; 8pm Luna by YogaBellies (specialist women’s class)
Where: Rosebird Community Hall, 110 Shipston Road, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 7LR (near Waitrose)
Website: Visit www.yogabellies.co.uk/classes/bumps to learn more
Sarah and Sallyann support pregnant women in being able to make informed choices about their antenatal and postnatal care. Signposting to relevant health care professionals when required, and acting as advocates for womens decisions.
Tel: 07545 124900
Tel: Bonnie 07931 939 979
Get in touch with us at Bump to 3 for friendly, trusted, reliable & confidential support, from prenatal through to preschool.
We’re a linked group of registered independent health professionals, available to new families across South Warwickshire. We’re passionate about the right of every new parent to discover their own options for enjoying calm confident days & restful, sleep-filled nights through the early years! We’re endorsed by the NHS and recognised by local midwives, health visitors & children’s centres as a safe, ‘not-for-profit’ community service – for antenatal prep, new parent feeding support as well as baby & child development workshops & courses, for A-Ha Moments!!!
Text Clair on 07742 317959 , visit our website or send us a message via our Facebook page!
Providers of antenatal education, hypnobirthing, Prep4birth – pregnancy yoga inspired classes, dad only sessions, weekly coffee morning, infant feeding support and much more….
Tel: 07960 323 874
All parents welcome – no need to be an NCT member. Expectant parents and parents with baby up to 1-year or non-walkers. Suggested refreshment donation £2.
With support from an experienced Breastfeeding Counsellor.
When: Thursdays 10:30am to 12:30pm
Where: Lifeways Centre, 30 Albany Road, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6PG
Jody is a baby carrying consultant offering 1 to 1 consultations, workshops and slinghire.
Children’s Centres enable families to access support from midwives, health visitors, early years practitioners and family support as well as providing opportunities for training and help into employment. Click here for the current timetable of playgroups and health visitor clinics.
Services provided by Children’s Centres include:
- Access to quality registered childcare and early learning. Including 15 hours free early education for 3 and 4-year-olds, which will help your child to develop and be confident when they start school. Centres will also advise you about the 2-year-old offer and do an eligibility check for you. Please ring your nearest centre for availability.
- Parenting and family support
- Antenatal and postnatal healthcare advice from health visitors and midwives, including breastfeeding support, introducing solids and healthy eating
- Employment, training and job seeking advice from our partnership with Jobcentre Plus
- Opportunities for volunteering and work experience
- Lots of fun activities and the chance to talk to other parents and make new friends
An all encompassing pregnancy class helping you to learn your antenatal education and active birth techniques, by linking them to your breath and movement.
Tel: 07882 015524
Leonie is a pregnancy and birth educator offering hypnobirthing classes and antenatal workshops in Warwickshire.
Tel: 07930 830130
Claire is passionate about delivering welcoming and relaxed baby and child first aid classes that provide crucial skills and knowledge to families across the region to equip them to feel confident in the moments that we all hope won’t ever happen. With a career of over 15 years in Employment and Health and Safety training she is qualified to deliver Paediatric First Aid.
In addition to this Claire is mum to two children, a son who is about to start school and a very adventurous toddler daughter, meaning she is acutely aware of the everyday and often unexpected risks that can arise in day to day life. Claire is committed to help train adults and children alike to be prepared in an emergency situation, because you just never know!
Tel: 07817 030744
Over 12 hours, 10 hours antenatally plus a two hour reunion, our NCT Essentials antenatal course will provide you with information and emotional support on pregnancy, birth and caring for your baby. You will come away clearer about what is right for you and your new family.
Where: St Andrews Parish Centre, Church Lane, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 9HQ
Tel: 020 8752 9132
An 18.5 hour course. This consists of 4 weekday evening sessions and 2 Sunday sessions, antenatally. This course includes a session on breastfeeding. There is also a 2 hour reunion for all course participants with their new baby after the births.
Where: Tiddington Community Centre, Main Street, Tiddington, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 7AN or Stratford upon Avon School, Sixth Form Common Roon, Alcester Road, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 9DH
Please check venue on your booking confirmation details.
Tel: 020 8752 9132
Take time to explore “The Right Birth On The Day” and what that means for you – The Wise Hippo can be “by your side” from bump to birth to baby
Where: Courses at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry, Phoenix Way, Coventry, CV6 6GE
Tel: 07764 167450
3D/4D scans, antenatal classes and midwifery at clinics in Leamington Spa and Coventry
Vikki is an International Board certified lactation consultant. Please contact her for breastfeeding information and support.
“Thank you for helping to normalise the decision to breastfeed”
Tel: 07779 204695
Yoga for pregnancy and birth preparation class. Creating confidence and positive mindset through pregnancy and birth.
A friendly class sharing pregnancy yoga, active birth preparation, breathing for birth, pelvic floor exercises, relaxation, tea and chat to make friends.
Mondays: 7pm to 8:30pm at the Lifeways Centre, 30 Albany Road, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6PG
Tuesdays: 6:30pm to 8:30pm at the Methodist Church Centre, Old Town, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6BG
Tel: Karen Clarke (The Healing Yard – YogaBirth) 07728 428452