Kaupapa Māori

Ante Natal & Parenting Programme

Holistic hands on antenatal and parenting programme for hapū wāhine, parents, expectant fathers and partners, and caregivers.

About this Service

An antenatal and parenting programme that focuses on providing education to hapū wāhine, expectant fathers and partners, caregivers, parents and whānau. This programme  provides valuable hands on activities with education on hapūtanga.

Pregnant māmā, expectant fathers and partners and parents of new babies are all eligible to participate in this programme.

Service Features

  • Hapūtanga
  • Food and nutrition
  • Healthy lifestyle
  • Natural labour and birth processes
  • Home birth, hospital birth, water birth
  • Māori models of health
  • Make ipu whenua and ipu pito
  • Preparing muka to tie the umbilical cord
  • Bonding with pēpi
  • Whangaī ū (breastfeeding)
  • Safe sleeping, SUDI Prevention
  • Linking with local supports

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Contact Us

If you would like information about this service, please reach out to our friendly team via the contact page.

“Really good programme, glad I did it  and helped heaps. Loved the information, the food and the environment.”

Sourced from Customer Feedback Survey 2019


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