Mar
28
to Dec 27

Bring All The Babies!

Weekly Event! Come and connect during the first year of your baby's life. Families hold so much wisdom as they move through this first year. This group is designed to build your confidence in what you know and how you can help the families before and after you. Come with your questions too! The facilitators are there to help gather and hold space for all of you to connect. Space is sponsored by Milagros Boutique and facilitated by Erica Matteson.

Pre-register below, or just show up! We’ve got a ton of space, plus toys and about 50 extra grown-up eyes. ;)


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Infant CPR - Choking Prevention & Management
Apr
23
7:00 PM19:00

Infant CPR - Choking Prevention & Management

THIRD TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH!

This class provides hands-on instruction and practicing of Infant CPR as well as choking prevention and choking management. The session is designed for expectant and new parents, grandparents, babysitters, and anyone caring for a baby under 12 months of age; babies in arms are always welcome. No certification is provided as part of this class. Registration is required. $65 per family (up to 3 caregivers per family).


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Baby-wearing for Perinatal Professionals: Baby-wearing Safety | Identifying and Using Any Carrier Type
Apr
25
7:00 PM19:00

Baby-wearing for Perinatal Professionals: Baby-wearing Safety | Identifying and Using Any Carrier Type

Part of Adjoyn’s ongoing series for perinatal and birth professionals, "Baby-wearing Safety" is a quick one-hour class and networking opportunity that covers ergonomics, best practices, and safety features of all types of baby carriers, slings, wraps, and more.

This month’s class focuses on helping clients identify hand-me-down carriers, check for integrity, and find safety instructions.

Find more information about the entire series of 10 classes and register below!

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Birthing From Within - Weekend Immersion (Friday 6pm-9pm, Saturday 12:30pm-5:30pm, Sunday 10am-5pm)
Apr
26
to Apr 28

Birthing From Within - Weekend Immersion (Friday 6pm-9pm, Saturday 12:30pm-5:30pm, Sunday 10am-5pm)

In this class we will use multi sensory experiences to explore how labor works, what labor looks like, comfort measures and positions for labor, pain coping practices and the instinctual aspects of the birthing process while processing the emotional journey. This course is based on Birthing From Within philosophy. Parents will learn through interactive and creative participation, in a spirit of fun and curiosity. Participants will explore:

  • Assumptions about pain

  • Learn and practice pain-coping techniques

  • Transforming your fears to birth in awareness

  • Honoring childbirth as a profound Rite of Passage

  • Develop and strengthen communication, trust and confidence during labor and beyond

  • Expectations of labor and birth

  • Role of Partner and Birth Companions

  • How to get practical information and make conscious decisions

  • Using your imagination in considering a range of possibilities about labor and birth

  • The physical and emotional process of labor and birth

  • Postpartum Recovery

  • Welcoming your baby and bonding as a family.

    Instructor recommends taking course at the end of your second trimester or any time during your third trimester.

    Learn more and register below!

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HypnoBirthing® Class (Thursdays 6-8:30pm for 5 weeks)
May
23
to Jun 20

HypnoBirthing® Class (Thursdays 6-8:30pm for 5 weeks)

Come and join this fun and informative 5-week series where we learn to understand the flow of birth, ways to work instinctually with our body and birth, baby positioning, self-hypnosis techniques, deepening techniques, breath work and lots of very useful knowledge for birth day and beyond!

For more information email beginningwithin@gmail.com or click below

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How to Find Child Care in Portland
Jun
1
1:30 PM13:30

How to Find Child Care in Portland

Trying to find child care can feel overwhelming.

Whether you’re pregnant and searching for the best care for your new baby or just looking to find a better set-up than the one you currently have, let us demystify the process so you can find great options for your family! In two hours, we’ll walk you through: • Options and costs for care • What to ask/look for on tours and in interviews • How to make sure your provider is a safe choice • Where to look to find providers and nannies Learn more HERE!

Investment: $35/ family, partners encouraged to attend, babies in arms welcome!

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