Your antenatal class.

We hope you find our antenatal sessions fun, informative and a valuable learning experience.  This is YOUR antenatal session and we want YOU to leave feeling confident, knowledgeable and well informed. Let's learn and have some fun.  Donna & Lynn.

 
 
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About the sessions.

Our session will last approximately 3 hours. Within this time we will have a break allowing for refreshments and enough time to stretch your legs.   The ideal time to attend our antenatal sessions is between 30-37 weeks gestation.  You are welcome to attend later in pregnancy.

The antenatal session will cost £35 for two spaces.  Please advise us if you are coming alone so we can allocate the extra space to someone else.  

 

What do we cover?

  • Early and Established labour

  • Pain relief choices

  • Birth

  • Immediate postnatal care

  • Early Days and what to expect

  • Care of the newborn (and mum!)

  • Baby blues

  • Adjusting to life as a family

 
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The mentors.

Our antenatal session mentors are Lynn Nelson and Donna Gilchrist.  Donna and Lynn met in 1998 when they were both young petrified student midwives and over the past 20 years both working as midwives (and being mums!) they have picked up a few tricks of the trade. They will be happy to let you in on these little secrets which will help you adjust to life as a new family and take care of your baby.  

 
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Our sessions.

We believe learning should be fun and interactive and that visual and interaction is the best method of learning. During the session there are plenty of opportunities to get involved, because after all it's your class.

Our sessions are tailored to all parents to be not just first time parents. If you want a little refresher, or you need to give Granny and Grandad a little update we are here to cater for everyone. 

 

 

NB: The information given during our sessions has no affiliation with the NHS.  Our sessions should be used to compliment your NHS care and not replace routine antenatal care or appointments.

I would highly recommend these classes; we attended the first session and Donna and Lynn were amazing - not laughed so much in ages. Must do class for all expectant parents” 
— Phill, Edinburgh
“We have talked about the class non stop.  The class was really beneficial and has helped us relax by having a little more knowledge.  Brilliant class, yourself and Lynn are just a great team”
— Anne, Dunfermline
“We both really enjoyed the class, it was fantastic! you took an old tradition and made it modern.  Thank you both so much It was definitely fun informative and relevant, great job!”
— Kirsty, Edinburgh
Had a great time, you both did so well!
— Emma, leven
Informative, really useful information delivered in a really relaxed and helpful way. Lots of realy good tips and things i’ve never thought of, thank you.
— Cheryl & Andrew, Dunfermline
Good humoured and informative, enjoyed all the course.
— Dawn & Paul, Dunfemrline