What We Do
All Blissful Baby Planning Classes and Postpartum/Newborn Care are taught by a qualified Registered Nurse with a current practicing license with the College of Registered Nurses of BC.
Prenatal Classes - encouraged to be taken between 32-36 weeks gestation.
Please look at "Events" page for upcoming dates for Group Prenatal Classes.
Our goal in Blissful Baby Planning is to educate and empower expectant parents to meet their unique needs in learning about labor, delivery, and newborn care.
Prenatal classes are fun, relaxing, informative and interactive.
Blissful Baby Planning offers 2 formats for Prenatal Classes. There is a Group Class Option, or Private Class Option. All classes cover the same material you see listed under Blissful Prenatal Education. Couples will also receive an Exclusive Information Package with informative materials and samples.
Group Classes are now held at Big Kahuna Sports Office, 1917 Kent Rd, off of Spall (across the road from Princess Auto)
Register through our site, and we will contact you to confirm spot.
Accepted methods of payment are cash, cheque (made payable to BBPlan Inc) or etransfer to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please be prepared for the class by wearing comfortable clothing. Bring water and a snack, as well as a pillow and a doll (as close to life size as possible).
Blissful Prenatal Classes
Our prenatal classes are full of informative information that will empower and prepare you for the delivery of your baby.
We cover the following topics in your Blissful Prenatal Class
- Late changes in pregnancy
- Signs of True vs False Labor
- Stages of Labor
- Breathing/Relaxation techniques
- Coping Strategies and Pain Management
- Delivery of your baby
- Cesarean Births
- Newborn Care
- Postpartum Care
- What to expect in the First 2 weeks
- Hospital Tour
All classes will have Baby's Best Chance books available, as well as our Exclusive Information package full of valuable information and resources as well as samples. All classes are offered Unlimited email/text support during your pregnancy and following the birth of your baby up to 2months.
Group Prenatal Class @ 1917 Kent Road
Offered in a small class setting with up to 8 couples. This will give everyone a chance to ask questions and connect with other couples in a relaxed and calm atmosphere. The class runs in 2 sessions and will include everything under Blissful Prenatal Education, the Exclusive Information Package, and Unlimited Email/Phone Support up to, and following, the birth of your baby to 4 weeks.
Session 1 - Labor/Delivery/Postpartum - 3.5hr class
Session 2 - Breastfeeding/Newborn Care/The First 2 weeks home - 2.5hr class
COST: $160/couple for both sessions
Classes payable by etranster, cash or cheque
PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH THIS SITE.
Hospital tours of the beautiful new Perinatal Unit are now available. If you are not interested in taking classes but would like the opportunity to take the hospital tour please contact us and we will arrange date/time.
Cost - $25
Private Prenatal Class
It's all about YOU! This class is tailored to meet your specific needs and concerns.
The class is done in the comfort of your own home and we are able to book the class at your convenience and around your schedule. The class can consist of you, your partner, and any other support person that will attend the Birth Day.
The class runs about 3-4 hours and will include everything under Blissful Prenatal Education, the Exclusive Information Package, Hospital Tour, Unlimited Email Support up to and following the birth of your baby, AND an Optional 1 hour Postpartum Home Visit.
Postpartum Home Visits (1hr) can consist of breastfeeding support, and/or advice and practical help in Newborn Care. We can also provide support if needing to talk about your birth experience, or we can provide professional cuddling for babe while mum rests, or showers, or eats....:)
Private Group Prenatal Class
All the perks of the Private Prenatal Class, but you can do the class with the company of your pregnant friends.
COST: 2-3 couples $200/each couple. Larger groups of 3 or more, $175/couple.
Private Nurse Care and Postpartum Support
Blissful Baby Planning is pleased to be able to offer private support following the birth of you baby. If you need help in the night or are in need of support or care to help ease the transition into parenthood, we are here to help. We are available for 4-8hours shifts, day or night.
Private/Postpartum Care includes the following:
- Breastfeeding support and creating feeding plans
- Helping care for your baby if mum needs some extra TLC/sleep
- Answer questions in relation to your birth experience and newborn care
- Helping care for Twins and multiples
Cost: $50/hr for the first hour, then $30/hour following. 8 hour day/night shifts are $250/shift Packages can be made and are negotiable.