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Baby Massage Thur 12 Sept 11.30am

This baby massage course starts on Thursday 12th September 11.30am- 12.45pm

The course costs £45 and includes organic oil, parent handout, certificates and refreshments

The benefits of baby massage may include:

  • Relief from wind, constipation and colic
  • Encourage a deeper sleep
  • Bonding with mum and baby
  • Enhanced understanding of baby development
  • Meeting other mums and shared experiences
  • Reduce crying

The IAIM Baby Massage includes information on:

  • Strokes for the legs, feet, tummy, chest, arms, back & face.
  • Which oils are best to use
  • When the best time to massage a baby is and for how long
  • A short colic routine 

    Please bring a towel to each session and wear something that you can layer, and take off, the parents often get quite warm. Any questions please ask andrea@thebeststart.co.uk or 07711 964658


12 September 2019
11:30 AM

Baby Massage Thurs 12 Sept 1.00pm

Baby Massage Course starts Thursday 12th September 1.00pm - 2.15pm 

This 5 week course costs £45 and includes organic  oil, parent handout, certificate and refreshments

Copley Cricket Club, Copley, HX3 0UG, Directions HERE

On the course you will learn;

  • A short colic routine
  • What oils to use
  • When the best time is to massage your baby
  • How to massage each part of your baby

    Some benefits of baby massage are: 
  • Bonding with your baby
  • Meeting other parents
  • Reducing wind and consitipation
  • Relaxation for parent and baby
  • Reduced crying
  • Strenghen the parent & baby communication

    For further details or any questions about priavte groups please get in touch with Andrea on 07711 964658 or andrea@thebeststart.co.uk 



12 September 2019
1:00 PM

Antenatal Course

The Best Start is running a 6 week antenatal course covering labour, birth and postnatal. A relaxing, fun and warm environment to learn how the body works in order to birth a baby and then what to do once the baby is here! 

Andrea, has worked in further education for over 20 years and has been a qualified antenatal educator for 9 years, having faciltated hundreds of antenatal courses in the local area. Andrea also runs baby massage courses in Calderdale. 

Tuesday 12th November - 17th December 2019 7-9.15pm
Causey Hall, Dispensary Road, Halifax, HX1 1QR
£150 per couple includes a 2 hour reunion, refreshments and electronic handouts

The course will include

Labour & Birth
Signs and stages of labour
How to provide support as a birth partner
Hormones and the birth environment
Interventions, including casearen birth
Options for pain managment, pros and cons to help you decide
Decision making and why it's important 
Breathing, positions and affirmations

How to look after your baby, including; nappies, swaddling, sleep, bathing
Relationship changes once you become parents
Crying, what it means and how you can understand your baby and soothe them
Postnatal Depression, what is it? why does it happen? Support options
Expectations of life with a baby

If you have any queries please get in touch with andrea@thebeststart.co.uk


12 November 2019
7:00 PM

Please get in touch for private courses or one-to-ones andrea@thebeststart.co.uk