Information and support
Our pre and post-natal support is designed to help you and your partner prepare for your baby’s arrival, and manage things once you take your baby home.
All our patients have access to:
- pre-natal childbirth classes
Our pre-natal education program is conducted by our midwives at the hospital and is designed for you and your partner to prepare for labour, birth, breastfeeding and preparing for managing at home with your baby. You will be given details about this program and class dates when you make your hospital booking.
- hospital tours
Our maternity unit tours are conducted every alternate Sunday at 3.00pm or by appointment. During your tour our midwives will take you through our maternity unit, to see a room, our birthing suites and our special care nursery.
- physiotherapy sessions
Physiotherapy sessions are available at the hospital to assist with your recovery once you have had your baby.
- feeding clinics and breastfeeding consultations
During your stay our midwives and lactation consultants will provide support and assistance with feeding your baby. They are available for continued support after your hospital stay and within the first 6 weeks of having your baby
- new mum’s coffee morning
Our coffee mornings are a popular catch up opportunity for our new mums and midwives. These are held on the first Monday of each month (except public holidays) at the hospital. Our staff will provide more information about these catch ups during your hospital stay.
- our 24-hour support helpline
Our midwives are available to talk to you anytime 24hours a day, simply call our maternity unit.