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The Birthing Room seeks to empower parents through evidence-based education about pregnancy, childbirth and parenting.

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If you currently pregnant or have recently had a baby, and live in Canterbury, I've got great news for you! There are three exciting events coming up which I whole-heartedly recommend attending...

Pelvic Floor Matters® have their workshop coming up, which is perfect for all women who are wanting more information about keeping or obtaining a healthy pelvic floor. If you are looking at getting back into exercise now your baby has been born, or are struggling with incontinence issues or a weakened pelvic floor muscle, this is the workshop for you.

14 March 2016 at 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: YMCA Christchurch City - 12 Hereford Street, Christchurch
Pelvic Floor Matters® - an informative seminar for every woman. No matter your age or stage in life. Don’t miss out. Tell your friends. Make it a night out with the girls!

Brought to you by Gratitude Fitness, Vicki – Personal Trainer and Registered Nurse and Maree Frost Physiotherapy, Maree – Physiotherapist specialising in pelvic floor health.
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Gratitude Fitness 8 Week Pelvic Floor Safe Exercise Programme

Winner of the NZ Exercise Industry Awards for Initiative Award 2015! This 8 week programme is the best new Mum gift for life ~ Perfect gift for the Baby Shower ~ For a Life Less Ordinary
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The Nappy Lady Workshops

Coming up in both Christchurch and Selwyn. During this 2.5 hour seminar you will get lots of exciting and inspirational information around ways you can minimize waste at home especially with a baby and you will also learn a bit about modern cloth nappy options too. This workshop has been beneficial to so many of The Birthing Room's expectant parents, and books out very quickly, so make sure you register asap!

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Class giveaway

Many parents find they come away from their first birth experience with their hopes and dreams shattered, with feelings of failure, despair and disappointment. Here at The Birthing Room, we believe this should be a rare event as birth is meant to be challenging, yes, but also empowering, incredible, intuitive, bonding, and... HEALING!

We believe this SO much that we have given away a spot in each of our February Canterbury antenatal classes to three families having another baby, so they can experience the healing and empowerment themselves! The lucky winners are:

  1. Elizabeth Bowen -North Canterbury Antenatal Classes Feb 11th-March 17th
  2. Isabel Foster -Christchurch Antenatal Classes Feb 3rd-March 9th
  3. Casey & Adam Curtis -Christchurch Antenatal Classes Feb 20th-March 12th

If you are one of our lucky winners, please email The Birthing Room within 10 days to claim your prize. contact us here

If you have missed out this time around, don't despair... Our March antenatal class give away is just around the corner!

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