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Antenatal Classes

I'm pregnant. Where can I find antenatal classes?

There are a wide variety of pregnancy and parenting classes available. Your midwife may be able to advise you on on the most appropriate classes for your needs.

Classes may be offered by:

  • Private childbirth educators
  • Marae-based or other Māori organisations
  • Some independent midwives
  • Maternity hospitals
  • Organisations such as Parents Centre, Plunket
  • Pacific Island midwives
  • College evening classes.