Upcoming Courses

Baby and You Antenatal Programme

Congratulations on your pregnancy, and welcome to Parents Centre Aotearoa!  This is an incredible time, as you embark on your parenting journey.

Parents Centre antenatal programmes are delivered by qualified educators who hold an annual practicing certificate.  We ensure that the classes provide you with evidence-based information to help you make decisions.  They are delivered in a manner that is interactive, engaging, and fun.

We serve families primarily in the following areas so your group will be filled with local parents.  If you do not live in these areas, click here to search for your local Parents Centre.


 Glen Innes


 Greenlane East



 Mission Bay

 Mt Wellington






 St Heliers




Antenatal classes are held one night a week on a Monday or Wednesday, for 6 weeks, from 7pm - 9.15pm, at St Chads Church and Community Centre, St Johns. You are best to complete this course at least 3-4 weeks before your due date.

Topics include

  • Brief overview of pregnancy topics
  • Choices in childbirth
  • Your labour journey
  • Relaxation, management & coping strategies
  • Support person/Partner’s role
  • Feeding your baby
  • Transition to parenthood
  • Responsive parenting
  • Practical parenting

COST From $260.00

First Aid for Babies and Young Children

There is 1.5 to 2 hours of content including Q&A.  Price is per person.

  • Infant and Child CPR
  • Choking
  • Common incidents such as: burns, head injuries, fevers, febrile seizures and respiratory distress.



COST $35.00


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