1131 days ago

Free Postnatal Classes Available for Expectant Parents

Philippa Murphy from The Pudding Club, Crafting Postnatal Care in the Antenatal Stage

The time is fast approaching for our next course, starting the 7th February, and I am pleased to say that we still have three places available so if you know of anyone that is pregnant please feel free to share this post far and wide...
We are also open to taking bookings for the second class in 2017, which begins on the 2nd May 2016.

Come rest, digest and enjoy with us while you meet your 'village' of postnatal health professionals to foster a stable environment of support for you and your baby.
The Pudding Club’s standard curriculum covers breastfeeding, bottle feeding, formula, basic newborn digestive biology, a baby’s cues, burping and calming techniques, developmental sleep, normal and abnormal health indicators and general practical care. They also focus on teaching proven, preventative measures for the behaviours of colic, reflux, lactose and dairy overload
Oh, and did I mention you also receive a delicious pudding to devour during class and a free copy of the best selling book, 'BabyCues - Nurture with Nature' which teaches parents how to nurture their baby with responsive, Bio-logical Care (life-logical care).
So why wouldn't you come?

Cost: FREE
Next Course open for bookings: 7th February 2017
Time: 7pm - 8.30pm
Where: 233 King Street, Rangiora
Duration: One evening a week for six weeks, each session runs for 1 1/2 hours and one six week course runs each term
Numbers: 6 couples or single parent per term
Please feel free to view our 'Course Content' on our website www.thepuddingclub.org...
book your space, and pudding, by emailing relax@thepuddingclub.org, or phoning 021 185 4352.
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Bus patronage decreasing as Environment Canterbury moots 9.8 per cent rates rise

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Canterbury authorities have dropped their goal of 20 million annual bus trips by 2020 as public transport use declines in Christchurch.

The service, run by regional council Environment Canterbury (ECan), is to be overhauled in a plan that will contribute to a planned 9.8 per cent rates increase – almost double what was previously forecast.

Read more here and tell us what you think of ECan's plan in the comments below.

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2 hours ago

Community driver mentor programme being brought to Rangiora

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Northern Outlook

A driver mentor programme being rolled out in Rangiora aims to break down barriers for unlicensed drivers.

The Community Driver Mentor Programme, which has helped almost 800 drivers since its inception, will soon be available in Rangiora.

Rangiora area coordinator Julia Graham hopes to enlist the help of 20 volunteers mentors in the area. Each volunteer needs to have held a full driver licence for two years and be willing to have a police check.

Mentors also need to attend a workshop, undergo some in-car training, and be available for two drives a week.

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8 hours ago

Local Business Hero competition closing soon

Prospa

If you haven’t nominated your favourite local business for the Prospa Local Business Hero awards – you’d better get a move on.

The nominations closes on Thursday 5 March 2020 – and the competition is hot across the country. Don’t forget...if your ‘business hero’ is a regional finalist, you BOTH get a $100 Prezzy® card. PLUS the national winner gets a raft of prizes including advertising packages and a cash prize of $2,500.

Nominate a business today and spread the word about your Prospa Local Business Hero.
Nominate now

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