Tweddle Childbirth Education Programs
Tweddle’s experienced Childbirth Educators are leading midwives and facilitators. They will prepare and empower you for your labour, birth, breastfeeding and early parenting journey. It is important to us that you feel confident, connected and reassured.
Childbirth Education – Class Options
- Group on-site (face to face) Childbirth Education
- Virtual pre-recorded Childbirth Education
Tweddle’s group on-site Childbirth Education programs are available on a Saturday or Sunday 10:00am to 4:00pm for a one day program or Thursday evenings from 6:00pm to 9:30pm over two weeks.
Tweddle’s virtual pre-recorded Childbirth Education program features two classes filmed at Tweddle, delivered by experienced Educators and Midwives with participating parents.
Mums, partners and support people can watch nearly 4 hours of Childbirth Education footage in the comfort of their own homes, at a time that suits them. Participants are sent a password that allows access to Tweddle’s Childbirth Education on Vimeo for one month.
Tweddle’s Comprehensive Childbirth Education Classes Cover:
- Stages of labour and birth
- Practical coping methods and pain relief
- Getting to know your baby & what to expect in the early days of parenting
- How your baby communicates
- Baby crying explained
- Understanding tired signs & baby cues
- Sleeping, wrapping & swaddling
- Soothing & settling positions
- Safe sleeping
- Babies & pets
- Baby Blues and Postnatal Depression in mums and dads
- Instructional Breastfeeding Video
- Support after your birth
Times and Cost
View anytime: 4 hours of filmed classes $80
Face to Face
Thursday classes run for two weeks over two Thursday nights
Thursday: $100 ($75 Health Care Card Subsidy) 6:00pm to 9.30pm (over 2 weeks)
Saturday or Sunday: $150 ($120 Health Care Card Subsidy) 10:00am to 4:00pm (1 day program)
- Face to face sessions are held at Tweddle, 53 Adelaide Street, Footscray VIC 3011
- Virtual pre-recorded sessions can be viewed any time from the comfort of your own home
You can purchase your Tweddle Childbirth Education program through one of the below links. Bookings are made through Humanitix; a not-for-profit, safe, online booking platform. Tweddle has requested that booking fees be donated to Indigenous Scholarships | Funded By Ticket Booking Fees (humanitix.com).
Availability is very limited. If you are having issues booking online please call Tweddle on (03) 9689 1577 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please click the ‘More Dates’ button below to view more available dates:
Thursday face to face Classes run over two weeks (two Thursday nights)
Virtual Classes can be downloaded and viewed at a time that suits you.
For more information please download Tweddle’s Childbirth Education Flyer