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For pregnant couples, the world of Childbirth/Antenatal Education can be a little overwhelming as there are now so many private and hospital classes on offer to help you prepare for labour and birth and beyond. And it is so important to prepare!

For pregnant couples, the world of Childbirth/Antenatal Education can be a little overwhelming as there are now so many private and hospital classes on offer to help you prepare for labour and birth and beyond. And it is so important to prepare!

For many, this is the most exciting time of your life

The thought of giving birth is daunting for some women and their partners, but a service in the Southern highlands can conquer those fears and make the process a much less stressful one.

The thought of giving birth is daunting for some women and their partners, but a service in the Southern highlands can conquer those fears and make the process a much less stressful one.

Calming Influences

My first birth was an arduous labour with a decent amount of intervention. I wanted more skills and options up my sleeve to help me.

My first birth was an arduous labour with a decent amount of intervention. I wanted more skills and options up my sleeve to help me.

Birthing business born in the Highlands

Karen McClay loves being involved with childbirth. She’s a part time midwife at Bowral Hospital with a hands-on role delivering babies, then every second weekend she teaches childbirth education classes at Calmbirth in Mittagong, where she is also Director of the organisation.

Karen McClay loves being involved with childbirth. She’s a part time midwife at Bowral Hospital with a hands-on role delivering babies, then every second weekend she teaches childbirth education classes at Calmbirth in Mittagong, where she is also Director of the organisation.

Babytalk with Calmbirth

The NSW Government has announced $270,000 in collaborative funding for the Gidget Foundation Australia’s Start Talking tele-health program.

The NSW Government has announced $270,000 in collaborative funding for the Gidget Foundation Australia’s Start Talking tele-health program.

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Gidget Foundation Australia urges parents to start talking this PNDA Week, 12 – 18 November 2017

Gidget Foundation Australia urges all Australians, especially new and expectant parents, to Start Talking this November in an effort to break down the stigma surrounding perinatal depression and anxiety.

Gidget Foundation Australia urges all Australians, especially new and expectant parents, to Start Talking this November in an effort to break down the stigma surrounding perinatal depression and anxiety.

Giving birth – is a matter of life and death

We are so proud to call Dr Andrew Browning one of our own,  a ‘local’, as he has a steep family history in the Southern Highlands working as a well known gynaecologist and obstetrician in Bowral.

We are so proud to call Dr Andrew Browning one of our own,  a ‘local’, as he has a steep family history in the Southern Highlands working as a well known gynaecologist and obstetrician in Bowral.

The secret is out…Calmbirth is coming to North Shore Private Hospital

Calmbirth, Australia’s leading and evidence based childbirth education program is coming to the North Shore Private Hospital in April and you can book NOW. North Shore Private Hospital together with their community welcomes over 2,500 babies each year

Calmbirth, Australia’s leading and evidence based childbirth education program is coming to the North Shore Private Hospital in April and you can book NOW. North Shore Private Hospital together with their community welcomes over 2,500 babies each year

Do you want to become a Calmbirth Educator?

Be a part of inspiring and educating future generations to experience birth as a natural part of life with knowledge, confidence and fearlessness, and with the support of their partners and caregivers. 

Be a part of inspiring and educating future generations to experience birth as a natural part of life with knowledge, confidence and fearlessness, and with the support of their partners and caregivers. 

Celebrating International Women’s Day…because women & mothers matter

On International Women’s Day we are presented with an opportunity to reflect on the value of women in society and in our personal lives. Mothers, daughters, partners, colleagues and friends. Leaders of countries, companies and families

On International Women’s Day we are presented with an opportunity to reflect on the value of women in society and in our personal lives. Mothers, daughters, partners, colleagues and friends. Leaders of countries, companies and families

Calmbirth – Empowering couples through knowledge and confidence

Birth. It happens to all of us. Well, happened. And, as for birth-ing, there’s a higher than average chance that if you are reading this, you’ve either given somebody else the gift of life or are considering the possibility of doing just that. For those of you in neither category, but along for the ride, welcome! In fact, thank you for taking the time! Because, as you’ll come to see, partners and supporters can make the world of difference to an expecting mum and to her birthing experience.

Birth. It happens to all of us. Well, happened. And, as for birth-ing, there’s a higher than average chance that if you are reading this, you’ve either given somebody else the gift of life or are considering the possibility of doing just that. For those of you in neither category, but along for the ride, welcome! In fact, thank you for taking the time! Because, as you’ll come to see, partners and supporters can make the world of difference to an expecting mum and to her birthing experience.

I Wish I Knew: How expecting parents can support their emotional wellbeing

Many expecting mums and dads are surprised and shocked by how challenging becoming a parent can be. Up to one in five expecting or new mothers and one in ten expecting or new fathers will experience perinatal anxiety or depression.

Many expecting mums and dads are surprised and shocked by how challenging becoming a parent can be. Up to one in five expecting or new mothers and one in ten expecting or new fathers will experience perinatal anxiety or depression.

Calmbirth coming to Sutherland Hospital 2019

Pregnant couples all over the Sutherland shire and surrounding areas are so thrilled and excited that the very sought after antenatal program, Calmbirth, is now going to be available at the Sutherland Hospital in March 2019, So Happy NEW YEAR Sutherland!

Pregnant couples all over the Sutherland shire and surrounding areas are so thrilled and excited that the very sought after antenatal program, Calmbirth, is now going to be available at the Sutherland Hospital in March 2019, So Happy NEW YEAR Sutherland!

Calmbirth at the SAN Hospital

Make sure you start your birth journey in the New Year by booking into the Calmbirth course with Jenny Childs at the SAN by visiting: https://calmbirth.com.au/the-san-hospital/

Make sure you start your birth journey in the New Year by booking into the Calmbirth course with Jenny Childs at the SAN by visiting: https://calmbirth.com.au/the-san-hospital/

Calmbirth Educator Training 2019

Make sure you start your birth journey in the New Year by booking into the Calmbirth course with Jenny Childs at the SAN by visiting: https://calmbirth.com.au/the-san-hospital/

Make sure you start your birth journey in the New Year by booking into the Calmbirth course with Jenny Childs at the SAN by visiting: https://calmbirth.com.au/the-san-hospital/

Calmbirth coming to The Mater Hospital in North Sydney in July

EXTRA EXTRA READ ALL ABOUT IT!!!CALM BIRTH IS COMING TO THE MATER HOSPITAL IN NORTH SYDNEY IN JULY THIS YEAR.The Mater Hospital in North Sydney and Calmbirth is proud to announce that the very sought after, highly acclaimed and TRUSTED Calmbirth program will be officially launched at the Mater Hospital in North Sydney in July this year.

EXTRA EXTRA READ ALL ABOUT IT!!!CALM BIRTH IS COMING TO THE MATER HOSPITAL IN NORTH SYDNEY IN JULY THIS YEAR.The Mater Hospital in North Sydney and Calmbirth is proud to announce that the very sought after, highly acclaimed and TRUSTED Calmbirth program will be officially launched at the Mater Hospital in North Sydney in July this year.

Preventing food allergy in your baby

We now know that the best way to prevent allergies in our children is to give them the common allergy causing foods before they turn one. Delaying the introduction of the common allergy causing foods does not prevent food allergy.

We now know that the best way to prevent allergies in our children is to give them the common allergy causing foods before they turn one. Delaying the introduction of the common allergy causing foods does not prevent food allergy.

The importance of the support person’s role during childbirth

Are you, or were you an active support person to your partner as they embarked on their birthing journey? Did you feel or know what to do either intuitively or by what you were taught? Did you feel that you were enough? That your intent was pure and your love endless.

Are you, or were you an active support person to your partner as they embarked on their birthing journey? Did you feel or know what to do either intuitively or by what you were taught? Did you feel that you were enough? That your intent was pure and your love endless.