L G B T I Q + Birth Classes

L G B T I Q + Birth Classes

Our specialised childbirth education classes are tailored for the LGBTIQ+ community.

The class will be presented by Jess Permezel, a queer parent and experienced childbirth educator. Jess has a wealth of personal knowledge and professional experience and you'll love her as much as we do.

Topics covered in these classes include;

  • Preparing for a positive birth experience
  • Building a great birth team
  • Navigating social and legal hurdles
  • Understanding the birthing process and phases
  • Hormones and the role in labour
  • Working with your body in labour
  • Providing labour support
  • Understanding the needs of a newborn baby
  • Breastfeeding, chestfeeding and lactation induction
  • Adjusting to parenthood
  • Physical changes after birth

These classes are for all queer identified families and we aim to provide an inclusive, safe space for all who attend.

The class is a full Saturday OR Sunday from 9.00am to 5.00pm

Included are morning and afternoon tea and information booklets to take home.

Cost: $320/couple.  For more information on dates and booking, please click here