Homebirth Prep Class
November 6 | Monday | 6pm- 8pm
IN PERSON in Pitt Meadows
Prepare for an evening of discovery as we delve into the world of home birth. We invite you to a thought-provoking evening where we will unravel birthing practices, culture, common misunderstandings, logistics and considerations. Whether you're an expectant parent, a curious individual, a birth professional, or someone planning for the future, this event will expand your understanding.
We will explore some history of childbirth practices. By weaving these threads together, we'll offer insight into the evolution of birthing traditions, providing essential context for today's practices.
Demystifying Misconceptions: An Honest Discussion
Join us for a candid conversation that dispels common misconceptions surrounding home birth. We will break down myths, fostering a deeper understanding of the true essence of home birth.
Evidence-Based Insights: Navigating Home Birth Safety
Empower yourself with evidence-backed insights into the safety of home birth. Engage in informative discussions that will equip you with the knowledge to make informed decisions about your birthing journey.
Crafting the Home Birth Experience: Logistics and Beyond
Discover the intricacies of home birth logistics, from the roles of those involved to the necessary preparations. Learn what a homebirth set up can look like including a birth pool set up and what registered midwives are required to bring to a homebirth.
Local Perspectives and Practices
Focus on our local community as we shed light on the practice of home birth.This brings to context what you have seen in social media and read in books and understand what really happens.
Unveiling Essential Tools: Showcasing Home Birth Essentials
Witness the foundational tools that support the home birth experience. Our event will feature displays of doula bags and a birth pool. Learn what to have in your home birth kit, offering a tangible glimpse into the setup that provides comfort during the birthing process.
Embrace the spirit of togetherness with our partner pricing structure. Experience the event as a duo for expecting or planning families .
Class is held at Bellies Community Space in Pitt Meadows
*Taught by Educators Michelle Short and Stephanie Penner. If you are unable to attend, you must give 3 days advance notice in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. You will be able to transfer your registration to another person, attend this class at the next offering. Refunds will not be given unless your birth happens before the class.