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Baby Massage and Support Group

Rydes Hill is hosting a 5 week course for parents with babies aged from after their 6 week check until they are on the move in association with the National Childbirth Trust, Guildford.  Parents will be able to learn the NCT's specially developed massage sequence, build confidence, encourage attachment and commuication with their baby, and learn strokes to help with common issues.

Join a small group of 4-8 parents and their babies, lead by Amy Carter, NCT and University of Worcestershire trained teacher.  

Aims

Consistent group and teacher help to develop friendships and to build up the sequence week-by-week. Friendly, relaxed environment with toys and props.Discuss interesting topics such as: baby states and cues, how we can communicate with our baby and support their development, and how we might look after ourselves as new parents.

Resources

Use of Music Lodge, toilets, kitchenette and free on site parking.

Impact

Support parents and babies in the local community. Introduce them to Rydes Hill and increase opportunity to attend Rydes Hill community initiative, "Toddler Time"

Frequency

Weekly sessions running between 25th April 2019 - 23rd May 2019 and 6th June - 11th July 2019 inclusive.

After each 1.25 hour session, spend time getting to know your group better with cold drinks and biscuits.

Sessions run weekly from 10:15 to 12:15.