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The Illawarra Early Parenting Centre’s popular early intervention program, has helped hundreds of families to establish effective infant sleep, settling and feeding routines.
Located at Figtree Private Hospital, it is the Illawarra’s only residential postnatal support service for babies from six week to 2 years of age - a convenient treatment option, with no waitlist!
The centre’s intensive five night inpatient support program, can assist with a range of common parenting concerns including:
Take a BREATHER
While it can be hard at times to look after yourself when you are trying to look after others - especially a child - it's important to take time out when you need. The Illawarra Early Parenting Centre has offered the following advice for parents struggling to take some time out for their own self-care:
Connecting you with useful information about parenting each week. Five posts will be sent to you over the next five weeks covering a range of different topics, including why you deserve a breather, when to start your child on solids, how to handle sleep and settling and how to deal with different temperaments - CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP.
The Illawarra Early Parenting Centre’s experienced team of midwives, nurses and GPs deliver an integrated care approach, working in partnership with families to develop a sustainable, individualised action plan. Personalised treatment is coupled with group education, helping to strengthen confidence and empower caregivers in their parenting journey.
Figtree Private Hospital provides a welcoming and calm environment, with newly renovated patient accommodation and both indoor and outdoor play areas for your child.
A referral is required from your GP, Paediatrician or Child & Family Health Nurse to access the Illawarra Early Parenting Centre inpatient program. Please visit your chosen health professional to request a referral.
Enquiries can be made to Figtree Private Hospital by calling (02) 4255 5000. For further information online CLICK HERE!
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