Antenatal classes provide information on pregnancy, labour, birth and postnatal care. Speak to your LMC midwife or consultant about booking into classes.
Capital and Coast DHB classes
For more information about the CCDHB run classes see below information in the antenatal education classes at Kenepuru Hospital section. The CCDHB antenatal classes are free and open to pregnant women over 24 weeks. Please be aware that priority is given to those being cared for by the Community Midwife Team (CMT) and for people who are unable to attend other classes.
Other Wellington, Porirua or Kapiti Coast based classes:
Offers free childbirth education classes in Newtown and Kenepuru. They can be contacted via www.childbirthclasses.co.nz
Complete the form on this page http://www.childbirthclasses.co.nz/index.php?page=midwife-new-zealand or email them on email@example.com or call/text 022 673 9001
Promotes wellness in pregnancy, natural birth and holistic parenting by empowering women and men to make informed choices. http://www.birthwise.org.nz/
Parent Centre Childbirth Education
Led by qualified childbirth educators. They are private classes so there is a cost. For more information www.wgtnparents.org.nz
Johnsonville Antenatal Parenting Classes
Run through Plunket, there is a cost
For other classes or future information also search the web under Childbirth Education Wellington New Zealand