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0345 678 9000

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Shropshire Council
Abbey Foregate

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Please note that in light of the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, users should take heed of the current information available from GOV.UK:

Therefore, the groups, clubs and societies listed within the Shropshire Community Directory may still be unable to meet, and there may also be a reduced service available from other local and national organisations.

For more information, please contact the individual groups or organisations listed. Stay alert and stay safe.

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Understanding pregnancy, labour, birth and your baby


Understanding pregnancy, labour, birth and your baby programmes are 3 weeks long and cover:

  • Helping you and your baby through pregnancy and birth
  • Getting to know your baby in the womb
  • You, your baby and the stages of labour
  • Helping you and your baby through labour and birth
  • Feeding your baby

The programme helps you to start building parent/baby relationships and attachment which will help with your baby’s’ brain development and cognitive skills.

These courses are designed for pregnant mother’s, their partners or birth support partners and are delivered by Health Visitors from across the County. Dads, Birth Partners or Family Members are very welcome to attend.

For a course near you please speak to a Health Visitor, or contact 0345 678 9025

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0345 678 9025
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