What we are planning to offer

 

This space is where you can learn more about the midwifery care we’ll be offering once we’ve opened our new birth centre.
We promise to keep you posted and make that information available to you as soon as possible. Please click here to learn more about our current availability.

 

 

 

Midwifery care during pregnancy, birth and the postnatal period

 

  • preconception counselling, natural family planning, infertility
  • pregnancy care
  • help with minor discomforts of pregnancy
  • birth preparation classes

 

 

Giving birth in the Haus für Geburt und Gesundheit 

 

  • midwifery care during out-of-hospital birth from 37 weeks of pregnancy 
  • continuous one-on-one midwifery care 

 

 

After the birth

 

  • postnatal home visits in the early postnatal period 
  • drop-in clinic for postnatal care 3 days a week at the Haus für Geburt und Gesundheit
  • breastfeeding support
  • postnatal exercise classes one-on-one and in a group setting
  • support with introducing the baby to solid food 

 

 

 

 

Classes and more

 

  • birth preparation classes
  • postnatal exercise classes
  • Yoga classes before and after birth
  • Baby massage classes, Pekip, Spinning Babies ®
  • Ortho-Bionomy ®
  • Pilates classes before and after birth 

 

 

 

Workshops

 

  • Bleeding workshops, menstruation counseling
  • menstrual cycle counseling
  • Aufklärungskurse zu Sexualität und STIs Information workshops on sexuality and STDs 
  • sexuality after birth
  • planning for parental leave, 50/50 how does it work?
  • pelvic floor muscles- the body's powerhouse 
  • Diaper free/ elimination communication - cloth diapering  

 

 

 

Additional plans

 

  • all services multilingual/ in the woman’s mother tongue
  • cooperation with universities, student placements 
  • contributions to midwifery research 

 

 

 

English (UK)