Prenatal Classes at MCT

We offer prenatal classes to all of our clients giving birth for the first time. You will receive a phone call several months prior to your due date with your class dates. The classes are taught by midwives and cover the stages of labour, home & hospital births, birth plans, newborn care, and breastfeeding. The classes cost $150 for you and your labour support person to attend. If this fee is beyond your current means please talk to your midwife about reducing the fee.
Upcoming classes:
Thursday evenings Dec.6-27, 2012 / 7-9 p.m (January due dates)
Thursday evenings Jan.3-24, 2013 / 7-9 p.m (February due dates)
Tuesday evenings Jan.8-29, 2013 / 7-9 p.m (February due dates)

Home Birth Information Night

Do you want to know about giving birth at home?
Presented by experienced midwives and families
Evidence-based information
Birth equipment demonstration
Water birth information
Home Birth Q & A
FREE, SUGGESTED DONATION OF $20 (proceeds to Joshua Fund)

Wednesday November 14, 2012
7:00-8:30pm
Midwives Collective of Toronto

MCT Annual Reunion Picnic

Hey folks,

It’s almost that time of year again, the annual reunion picnic is coming up! It’s an opportunity see your midwives and pre-natal class friends again. The picnic will be held in the picnic area at the southeast corner of Dufferin Grove Park, which is located south of Bloor, East of Dufferin. It will be a potluck so we ask that you bring something small to share. The date is Sunday, September 9th from 11am until 1pm. If you would like more information or would like to volunteer please email us at midwivescollective@bellnet.ca

We hope to see you all there!

Home Birth Information Night

Do you want to know about giving birth at home?
Presented by experienced midwives and families
Evidence-based information
Birth equipment demonstration
Water birth information
Home Birth Q & A
FREE, SUGGESTED DONATION OF $20 (proceeds to Joshua Fund)

Wednesday July 25, 2012
7:00-8:30pm
Midwives Collective of Toronto

MCT Post-Partum & Parenting Group

Welcome parents!  First timers and experienced parents, moms and partners: You and your new baby and older children are invited to come out to trade stories and share experiences with other parents at the Post-Partum Group.

Where: Midwives Collective
Day & Time: Thursday mornings
from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

The group’s meetings are a great place to come to get out of the house and to meet others who are going through the many of the same new baby experiences. Our informal discussions cover topics including:

  • breastfeeding/eating,
  • sleeping (or not sleeping!),
  • crying/comforting,
  • adjusting to your new arrival and your new role,
  • changes to your relationships,
  • siblings,
  • activities,
  • baby and parenting books, and
  • most anything else the group wishes.

Come as you are – showers not required!
Informal group led by all who arrive each Thursday morning.

Join us online for regular updates on Facebook at:
Midwives Collective of Toronto Post-Partum Group
http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=875725127&ref=name#/group.php?gid=79374182422&ref=mf

Home birth information night

Do you want to know about giving birth at home?
Presented by experienced midwives and families
Evidence-based information
Birth equipment demonstration
Water birth information
Home Birth Q & A
FREE, SUGGESTED DONATION OF $20 (proceeds to Joshua Fund)
Wednesday Sept.29, 2010
7:00-8:30pm
Midwives Collective of Toronto