Birth & Parenting Preparation (Antenatal Classes)
Bromsgrove & Redditch
The Daisy Foundation
Our all inclusive Active Antenatal™ method is a ground breaking, effective and all encompassing pregnancy class helping you to learn your antenatal education and active birth techniques in a truly effective way – anchored to your breath, your body and your movement – exactly where you will need it on your baby’s birthing day.
Classes support you on your journey as your baby grows with powerful, practical antenatal education, nourishing support and of course laughter too!
Daisy Birthing® will help you stay active in pregnancy, ease those pregnancy symptoms and prepare you for a confident and calmer birth!
Classes can be started from 14 weeks of pregnancy and are taught over a six-week term.
Each class will deliver:
· Traditional antenatal education
· Active birth awareness
· An easy way to understand medical induction and interventions
· Flowing movement sequences anchored to your body and breath
· Breathing techniques for every stage of labour
· Relaxation techniques
· Peer-to-peer support in a women only class
Women can do as many terms as they wish until baby is born.
4 hour This is Birth; Active Birth workshops for couples. Group workshops (spaces are limited so book early!) or private workshops at a time to suit you, in your own home.
We are supportive of all birth choices.
The Daisy Foundation is a not for profit Social Enterprise.
Contact Helen Parsons
Tel. 07920 514903 Email
Rock Your Birth
Bromsgrove, Droitwich, Redditch
and surrounding areas.
Congratulations on your pregnancy!
Are you excited about becoming a parent but anxious about the birth bit?
Or maybe you just want to prepare to have the best birth possible?
Let me help you to feel prepared, confident and positive about your birth and beyond!
Hypnobirthing antenatal course:
- Turn feelings of fear into confidence and positivity
- Learn about the science behind birth and how to work with your body
- Understand your choices, how to make decisions and feel in control
- Have a birth partner that is knowledgeable and knows how to support you best
- Have tools to help you stay calm no matter what
Monthly group courses on Monday evenings from my home in Stoke Prior B60 4BH £250 including materials and ongoing support
Luxury one day group hypnobirthing course held one Saturday a month at The Fold, Bransford WR6 5JB £225 includes breakfast pastries,lunch, all materials and ongoing support
Private courses where I come to you or you come to me at mutually agreed dates and times £400 includes materials and ongoing support
Antenatal Breastfeeding Workshops:
A three hour workshop aimed at helping couples to feel informed, confident and positive about breastfeeding. Held one Saturday a month £50
- Understand how breastfeeding works
- What to expect in the early days
- Importance of good attachment
- How to be supported and where to go for help
- Tools to help you feel calm in your new role as a parent
Why not follow my Facebook page to help you to start to feel positive about your birth
Call me Anna on 07843627518 Email
(formerly Birth Choices)
Becoming Families is a local Community Interest Company (not for profit). We are committed to improving the physical and emotional lives of local families, from pregnancy and beyond.
Quality, affordable antenatal classes with highly qualified, experienced Antenatal Teachers (DipHE) and encompassing professionals such as midwives, postnatal wellness practitioner, breastfeeding support work, yoga teacher and hypnobirthing practitioner.
We have many years teaching experience and an outstanding track record. Please see our many wonderful 5* reviews on Facebook.
Comprehensive 6-week labour, birth and transition to parenthood preparation course.
Weekend workshops - Preparation for Labour & Birth and Transition to Parenthood/Early Days
Private one to one sessions in your own home
Preparing to Breastfeed Workshops
Free birth pool hire
Support from the moment you contact us until.... well.... often your next baby!
Our courses are evidence-based and promote informed choice, taking place in a gorgeous venue located near Spetchley.
Interactive, relaxed and informal, we aim to facilitate learning whatever your learning style and hope to help you develop a friendship group for ongoing support once your babies arrive!
In order to provide continuity, we also have a portfolio of postnatal services to offer you too. These can be found on our website, www.becomingfamilies.co.uk
Email Helen & Jo at
Would you like to feel more CONFIDENT & PREPARED for Motherhood? Be a CALM & CAPABLE Mum?
HypnoMothering™ is a one-off 2.5 hour fun & practical class for MUMS-TO-BE and NEW MUMS (of under 1’s) that helps smooth the transition into Motherhood by offering practical, tangible strategies and simple, quick hypnosis techniques (hypnosis simply being deep relaxation….no mind control or trances!) to help cope with the challenges that face new mums.
No previous hypnosis experience is necessary, the techniques are very simple & very quick to use.
Learn how to MAXIMISE your sleep, stay CALM in anxious situations, reduce the BABY-BLUES, tap into POSITIVE emotions on demand, STRENGTHEN bonding, fine-tune your MATERNAL INSTINCTS & be EMPOWERED to enjoy your own unique Mothering journey.
I am so confident it will help everyone I offer a MONEY-BACK GUARANTEE!!
Monthly workshops held in Worcester and Tenbury Wells. Visit the website or contact me for details and dates.
Tel. 01584 781746 / 07941 140233
Own Your Birth Drop In Antenatal Sessions
Own Your Birth drop in Antenatal Sessions are 45 minute classes based around coping techniques for labour and early parenting for first time parents or a refresher session for those who already have a little one or two.
The sessions are run by Stand & Deliver member Anne Bradshaw, who holds 25 years of experience in this field. Sessions will include simple coping techniques for labour, birth from the baby’s point of view and a chance to talk to other parents about their experiences.
The sessions are full of fun whilst being very practical!
Contact Anne Bradshaw BSc(Hons), PGCE(HE), Member of the College of Teachers and The Federation of Antenatal Educators
Birth & Beyond
Free Birth & Beyond 4-week courses are held at Children's Centres, run by midwives and health visitors.
Contact your local Children's Centre or ask you midwife for details.