Support & specialist services for pregnant women and partners, antenatal classes, bumps and babes groups, NCT, ante-natal exercise. Birth advice, support, private midwives and doulas in Manchester.
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- One day things will return to normal and you may like to do research now for things your kids can look forward to doing in the future
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Amy’s Birth Support
Covering Greater Manchester
Hello there, I’m Amy and I am a birth doula! A doula is someone, hired by a pregnant woman and her family. I am committed to educating, supporting, loving, respecting, listening to, advocating for and assisting women and their family through pregnancy, birth and postnatally too. Pricing is flexible.
Antenatal Classes Your Birth Your Baby
Delighted to say that my midwife led face-to-face antenatal course Your Birth Your Baby is officially reborn!
Places available from September onwards on Saturdays OR Sundays 10:30am-5pm in central Hale. Full course In one day covering 3 modules only £130.
*Fully risk assessed to ensure compliance with covid secure business guidance*
Please contact me ASAP for further details, dates and prices and to book your place, as to ensure social distancing the number of places per course has had to be reduced.
Can’t wait to get going again and meet those expecting an autumn baby, Jo
Antenatal Course for Twins/Triplets
Chancellor Hotel, Manchester
Multiple birth antenatal courses for couples expecting twins or more. Find out about your birth choices, how to feed and look after twins or triplets and meet other expectant twin parents.
Run with Tamba.
Courses throughout the UK
Baby Ultrasound Clinic
Bolton, Manchester, Bury, Preston
Baby Ultrasound Clinic is an independent private company that offers 2d/3d/4d scans with an option of HD live. Using cutting edge technology we are able to give you a glimpse of your baby from as early as 7 weeks into your pregnancy. We offer gender, bonding and wellbeing scans.
Birth Untouched Hypnobirthing
Oldham, Rochdale, Tameside, Middleton, Heywood, Saddleworth, Greater Manchester
I provide KGHypnobirthing courses privately & in small groups. It is a full antenatal programme designed to give you the knowledge and skills to be empowered in birth. You will learn about the physiology of birth, the UK care system and visualisations & breathing.
Breathing Space Yoga
Pregnancy, Postnatal and Baby Yoga Classes.
Small, friendly classes to support you through from pregnancy to postnatal. Gentle Pregnancy classes include breathwork and relaxation. Postnatal classes integrate baby and help tone and realign. Baby Yoga supports your baby’s natural development and can ease digestive issues and help sleep.
North Cheshire, Manchester, Stockport
Specialist Paediatric, Cranial Osteopath. Gentle, non-invasive pressures to rebalance tensions. Can help during & after pregnancy, babies and children.
0161 478 1877
Hazel Grove, Poynton, Bramhall, Stockport, High Lane, Disley, Davenport, Wilmslow, Alderley Edge
Would you like to achieve a calm, confident birth? Hypnobirthing is a logical approach to labour and birth. It is a combination of deep relaxation techniques, breathing exercises and visualisations. It also involves understanding the physiology of birth and how body and mind can work together.
07749 461 897
Active Antenatal with Daisy Birthing is a practical, educational and supportive journey through pregnancy and birth. Your classes will cover a combination of:
• Antenatal and active birth education • Breathing techniques • Relaxation and birth hypnosis • Yoga based movement
Salford – Worsley, Swinton and Monton
Active Antenatal with Daisy Birthing are a practical, educational and supportive journey through pregnancy and birth. Your classes will cover a combination of:
• Antenatal and active birth education • Breathing techniques • Relaxation and birth hypnosis • Yoga based movement.
Dolphin Academy offers aquanatal swimming lessons, parent & baby swimming lessons, group swimming lessons for children or adults, swimming clubs and private swimming lessons. Check out our website for more information.
Antenatal and postnatal Pilates classes with qualified physiotherapist, perfect for anyone with who needs additional support with their fitness through pregnancy and after childbirth.
Manchester, Bolton, Bury and Salford
We teach private and group hypnobirthing classes in Manchester. Using the Wise Hippo programme.
If you have any questions or would like to find out more information, please contact me on 07595 357 772.
Stretford, South Manchester
Evening Aquanatal Class
Ideal from 14 weeks of pregnancy onwards.
Classes take place in a private, warm pool, led by a specialist women’s health physiotherapist.
Float Level Floatation Centre
Unit 2, Chips, 2, Lampwick Lane, Manchester M4 6BU
Take the weight off completely and enjoy the blissful feeling of zero-gravity at Float Level. Situated in the heart of the city, Float Level is Manchester’s first float centre providing the unique experience of weightlessness, perfect for alleviating the physical and mental stress of pregnancy.
Quote KG01 for £5 discount
Happy Nest Doula
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire
Hello! I’m Lauren, birth and postnatal doula and antenatal coach based in Manchester. As your doula, I can support you on your journey from pregnancy to parenthood, helping you to have positive, empowering experiences along the way.
0161 394 0711
Health Visiting 4 You
Cheshire, Stockport, Tameside and Oldham
Health Visiting 4 You provides a Private health visiting service tailored to your needs and your families needs. It provides a service at a time and location that is suitable for you. Health visiting 4 you provides services from bump, baby and beyond (Pregnancy, birth, infants and toddlers).
5% discount and free telephone consultation
Wonderfully relaxing Hypnobirthing classes in the heart of Chorlton. Classes help mums and dads prepare for a more natural and calm birth with simple techniques including breathing and relaxation.
Group and private classes are available and can be tailored around your schedule
Juniper Tree Counselling
M21 and M3
Julia Reissmann MA Couns.
Counselling and Psychotherapy for pregnancy, birth and anything related:
Birth Trauma (women and partners)
Perinatal anxiety & depression
Pregnancy or child loss
Birth after sexual trauma
Fear of childbirth
IVF or fertility
KP Massage Therapy
I am a mobile massage therapist working all over the Manchester area.
I specialise in Pregnancy Massage and Deep Tissue Massage.
Pregnancy massage compliments pregnancy exercise classes and hypnobirthing perfectly,
visit my website to see the full list of benefits it can provide for you!
Kidsguide users please quote KG5 for £5 off your first 1 hour treatment!
Little Feet Baby Scanning
At Little Feet we can scan and show your baby in live 2D, 3D and 4D images creating an amazing experience in a friendly and relaxed environment.
We are based in Whitefield, Manchester. Conveniently located to serve expecting parents in Manchester, Bury, Bolton, Rochdale and Oldham.
Hyde & Denton Manchester and Heaton Moor, Stockport, Cheshire
MummyNatal birth preparation courses use mindfulness-inspired techniques so you can experience a calm, confident birth. In class we practise a range of beneficial birthing ball movements, relaxing stretches to ease tension, standing and walking meditations to focus your mind and body during labour.
Free trial classes available – just email for a place.
National Childbirth Trust (NCT)
Antenatal courses, support and information during pregnancy and after childbirth.
Our First Steps
Baby massage and baby yoga in Oldham. Our First Steps exists to help your child develop from the earliest time possible by providing baby sensory, yoga, massage and activities for pregnant women. Founded by our instructor Becky, We exist to help mums, their babies and mums-to-be stay fit, bond and relax – contact us for more info! 🙂
Placenta Manchester provides bespoke nutritional support for your postpartum period. We turn your placenta into capsules and other remedies that help you recover after the childbirth. We enable you to feel your best, naturally.
Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents
Offers advice on how on choosing car seats, use of seat belts during pregnancy etc.
Seashell Trust Healthy Pregnancy Workshops
A 5 week Health and Wellbeing course for mums to be which covers:
Healthy eating during pregnancy and whilst breast feeding
Stress and relaxation before, during and after birth
Exercise for a fitter pregnancy and healthy recovery
Labour and childbirth
Wellbeing choices during pregnancy
0161 610 0121
Stockport Birth Services
Antenatal hypnobirthing classes and pregnancy relaxation sessions. Antenatal classes provide a safe space for you to explore changes to your body and empower yourselves with knowledge and confidence, while reflecting in an informed manner on the change that awaits you. Gorgeous late-pregnancy relaxation session will help you ease the tension from your body and encourage that all-important positioning of baby and oxytocin flow with gentle movements, rebozo work and deep hypnobirthing relaxations.
The Birth Sanctuary (Private Midwives)
Chorley New Road, Bolton
We are a private midwifery firm in Bolton. We provide one to one attentive, highly qualified & experienced midwifery support throughout your pregnancy journey. We offer a full range of services designed to either replace or compliment your NHS care. Please call to book a complimentary consultation.
01204 498 042
The Daisy Foundation – The Heatons, Cheadle and Wilmslow
Heaton Moor, Heaton Norris, Heaton Mersey, Cheadle, Wilmslow
A weekly antenatal class for expectant mums to help you enjoy pregnancy, stay mobile, learn about your changing baby and body and prepare for a confident birth. Our unique Active Antenatal method draws on elements of active birth, pregnancy yoga, hypnobirthing and antenatal education.
The Daisy Foundation: Altrincham, Knutsford & Surrounding Areas
• Traditional antenatal education
• Active birth awareness
• An easy way to understand medical induction and interventions
• Flowing movement sequences anchored to your body and breath
• Breathing techniques for every stage of labour.
• Relaxation techniques
• Peer-to-peer support (women-only)
The Doula Element
Cheshire, Greater Manchester, Derbyshire, Lancashire, West Yorkshire
The Doula Element provides private and confidential support and continuity of care to your family from preconception, during pregnancy, birth and into your postnatal weeks. A doula can provide emotional & practical support as well as helping you find the right preferences for your pregnancy & birth.
The Happy Birthing Company
Manchester, Salford, Monton, Eccles, Worsley, Boothstown, Ellenbrook, Swinton, Walkden,
We offer hypnobirthing antenatal classes in Monton, which will give you the confidence you need to birth your baby naturally and with ease. We also teach one-off birth relaxation sessions at Eccles Gateway where you can learn the basic relaxation techniques you need for a calm, relaxed birth.
Kidsguide users quote KGECCLES for £10 off our Relax, Breathe and Birth sessions.
The Real Birth Company
Stockport, The Heatons, Didsbury, Chorlton, Reddish, Bramhall, Levenshulme, Cheadle
Individually tailored antenatal classes and hypnobirthing techniques – taught my 2 practicing midwives. We currently run group classes in Heaton Moor & Didsbury and one to one sessions in your home. Our philosophy is to reduce anxiety – preparing you for a calm birth no matter what you face…
Quote KGRBC10 to claim your discount
Two Trees Birth & Doula Services
Two Trees Birth is a Stockport based Doula practice, offering Active Birth preparation, birth and postnatal Doula services, placenta encapsulation and breastfeeding support. Experienced with VBAC, home birth, water birth and single parents. Trained breastfeeding peer supporter.
Ultrasound Direct Manchester is simply in a class of its own because of its cutting-edge technology, innovative services, highly trained personnel and affordable rates.
0161 860 6161
Yoga With Jai
Manchester City centre, South Manchester, Didsbury & Hyde
Antenatal education yoga and courses
Jaina (Jai) offers a range of antenatal & postnatal classes and courses for you & your birth partner.
No membership required. No experience required. We guide you through pregnancy, birth and beyond. Come and enjoy your pregnancy and build of creating your positive experience for the future
KG001 10% Antenatal workshops or postnatal courses