Antenatal Ireland are the Cuidiú-registered antenatal teachers throughout Ireland who work through Cuidiú - Irish Childbirth Trust
Cuidiú antenatal teachers are:
There are antenatal courses and there are Cuidiú antenatal courses!
Cuidiú antenatal courses follow a format that is unique in antenatal education in Ireland:
Becoming a parent is one of life's most exciting journeys and Antenatal Ireland is there to accompany you from the very beginning. Our Cuidiú antenatal teachers provide a range of courses in a variety of group and individual formats.
Antenatal Course costs include membership of Cuidiú and a class reunion, and may be reclaimable from your health care provider. Some areas include a labour ward visit. Check with your local teacher.
As a member of Cuidiú, you'll have access to all the postnatal services and activities running in your local area - from breastfeeding counsellors, baby mornings, toddler groups and much more!
Why have C-Sections become so widespread? Watch this video to hear what the most well-known advocates of natural childbirth have to say:
RATES OF Caesarean and episiotomy can vary by up to 20 per cent in Irish hospitals, depending on where a mother gives birth, a new survey has found. The figures were released by Cuidiú, the Irish Childbirth Trust, at the launch of bump2babe.ie, an online consumer guide to maternity services in Ireland.
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