Birthvillage offers a complete holistic postpartum care in your home, and in the center. During this period we advise on breastfeeding, monitor baby weight and mother's recovery, including settling the baby into the rhythm of the family. Again the visits will be unhurried as this is often the time when support is crucial to the on-going relationship between you, your baby and the rest of your family.
Postpartum Care Include but are not limited to:
Breastfeeding, Newborn Care, Newborn Sleep, Adjustments, Infant Massage, Postpartum Emotions, Processing Birth, and Attachment Parenting.
with midwives is available even if you have had your baby in the hospital.
WELL BABY CARE
At Birthvillage WELL BABY CARE means periodic health supervision for babies to promote optimal physical, emotional, and intellectual growth and development. This care includes:
NEW MUM SUPPORT GROUP
Join us once a month, as Birthvillage welcome's mums to come and learn from each other and discuss the joys and the challenges of breastfeeding! Every month we will have a topic, including, gas/colic, optimal breastfeeding positions, breastfeeding and body image, sex and breastfeeding, beginning solids, sleep patterns, and how to take care of yourself as a new mother. This is a mother to mother run group, the topic will be presented and there will be plenty of time for questions and feedbacks - a wonderful way to feel connected with other mothers, normalize your situation, feel supported, establish lasting relationships and have a lot of fun...All breastfeeding mums with babies in arms or crawling... are welcome!
Please call ahead in case we are in the middle of a birth!