One to one, two-step interactive infant feeding workshop for parents who wish to prepare for baby’s arrival with your local Lactation Consultant.
This breastfeeding and infant feeding workshop includes support for breast and bottle feeding parents. A one to one antenatal session and postnatal session provides key support to parents for the common challenges found in infant feeding. Get ready to meet your newborn and be armed with the first aid skills needed to troubleshoot any early days issues.
Suitable for anyone wishing to explore breastfeeding, mixed feeding or bottle feeding.
Evidence shows that support, education and information is beneficial to new parents in the antenatal period before baby arrives so new parents and their families are armed with the correct information for them to make informed decisions as a new parent. Having a greater understanding and more information during your pregnancy about the biology and physiology of breastfeeding and the things you might expect during your journey can put you in a great, confident position as a new parent, ready to meet your newborn.
In the Infant Feeding/Breastfeeding Sessions you will:
Learn about the biological and practical aspects of breastfeeding
Discover how Positioning and Attachment works
Cover Breastfeeding Basics
Find out more about what to expect in the early days
Breast Milk: Expressing and Storage
Tips and tricks to overcome any issues in the early days and weeks
- Postnatal session to troubleshoot any early days issues you may have
- Full Infant Feeding Assessment including Tongue Tie
- Safe bottle preparation, cleaning and disinfection
- Gadgets and marketing traps and how to avoid the pitfalls