My Services

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Welcome

Classes happen in my home office or kitchen, I do group classes, private consultations, home visits and cover topics from pregnancy, birth, lactation, parenting and nutrition.

“The time and energy Jenna puts into education is incredable, I’m excited for our birth!”

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THE CLASSES ARE EVERYTHING WE NEEDED

Our homebirth specific childbirth classes are perfect for those families planning to birth at home and for families who plan to “stay at home as long as possible” before going to the hospital.

EVERY FAMILY DESERVES A GREAT PRENATAL CLASS

A great prenatal breastfeeding class is going to focus on expectations and the fourth trimester, where to get evidence-based information when you need it, and community resources and support.

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Monday Open House

Included

Join us Mondays in office for our “ask anything” group. You will get one to one time with Jenna to ask about positions and latch, what to expect during the forth trimester, plugged ductd/ mastitis and anything that may happen with in the normal range of your breastfeeding journey,

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PERSONAL ATTENTION

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NOTES AND RESOURCES

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FOLLOW UP IN A COMMUNITY GROUP

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ACCESS TO COMMUNITY FACEBOOK GROUP

$40

Homebirth Education Classes

Included

Our homebirth specific childbirth classes are perfect for those families planning to birth at home and for families who plan to “stay at home as long as possible” before going to the hospital and works for those birthing with a Midwife or having a family birth.

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6 week course

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important information for birthing at home

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topics include: pregnancy, birth, 4th trimester and more...

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Invitation to join our community homebirth group

$500

Newborn Sessions

Included

Pre and postnatal breastfeeding/ chestfeeding classes are offered as a group or in private lessons. These workshops are fun, informative and a great way to prepare yourself and your partner for the full time job of nursing nourishing your baby with human milk.

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3 hour session

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Womanly art of breastfeeding book to take home

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includes vegan lunch

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invitation to our community groups and online resources

$200

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"She was a calm and positive rock throughout the night"

both myself and partner feel cared for during our birthing. Then as soon as our baby was born, she switched modes, she made me an amazing cinnamon tea to drink right after the birth of my placenta, made both my partner a warm meal, cleaned the house and made sure we were comfortable in bed with our new love

Home Birth Education

Our homebirth specific childbirth classes are perfect for those families planning to birth at home and for families who plan to “stay at home as long as possible” before going to the hospital.

Week 1 : An Introduction to the Basics

  • Benefits of birthing at home.
  • Benefits and types of support.
  • What to buy for your homebirth hamper.
  • What is needed for a water birth.
  • Set up and take down of a birth pool.

Week 2 : Healthy preganacy, Healthy birth

  • The importance of nutrition in pregnancy.
  • Movement and Yoga for pregnancy and birth.
  • Support, mediation and like minded community.
  • Conditioning and our birth expectations.

Week 3 : Birth

  • The holistic stages of birth.
  • Positions (roleplay)
  • Partner support (role play)
  • Imagery: what we imagine.

Week 4 : Interventions and hospital transfer

  • Common interventions.
  • Common reasons for transfer.
  • How to maintain focus and power in a hospital setting.
  • Informed choice/ informed refusal.

Week 5 : Postpartum and the 4th trimester

  • First hours after birth.
  • First weeks to the first few months.
  • Baby care.
  • Babywearing.
  • Infant family sleep.
  • How to set up family and community food train.

week 6 : Breastfeeding, parenting and communitcation

  • The first few hours after birth.
  • The first latch.
  • The importance of colostrum and mature milk.
  • Milk transfer: “Is baby getting enough?”
  • Structure, gravity and positions.
  • Breastfeeding for the next 2 years.
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Complete education for home birthing

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Includes pool set up and break down

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Some weeks include homework

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EVERY FAMILY DESERVES A great education

Our breastfeeding classes are offered as a group or in a private setting, they are very relaxed and a lot of fun! Packed full of information we sometimes have our Q & A sessions during lunch to make sure we don’t go over time.

Breastfeeding/Chestfeeding Education

Pre and postnatal nursing classes are offered as a group or in private lessons. These workshops are fun, informative and a great way to prepare yourself and your partner for the full time job of nourishing your baby with human milk.

Part 1 : An Introduction to the Basics

  • Anatomy and why we make milk.
  • Recognising feeding cues & feeding on demand.
  • Positions and latching.
  • What to expect the first 2 weeks.

Lunch break

Lunch is provided and will be gluten, processed sugar and cows milk free.

25 min.

Part 2 : Breastfeeding and support.

  • Breastfeeding baby to toddler.
  • Strategies for night time parenting.
  • Frequently asked questions.
  • Books & community support.

Classes are 3 hours in total with a 25 minute lunch where we will have a question and answer period.

Lunches are provided by me and are vegan.

Birth Doula & Postpartum Care

Birth doula and postpartum package are by referal only.

This package includes:

-Prenatal visits

-2 Weeks on call for birth

-Lactation support

– Community resources and client library

$800

 

Shall we?

One of my favourite parts of being a doula is meeting perspective clients for a tea and walk on the beach, we will talk about your dreams and expectations, how you would like to be supported, what you would like for your postpartum care and what you would like for that amazing first meal after baby is born.

Let’s chat!