The Daisy Foundation: Leicestershire offers a selection of classes, workshops and group sessions that meet the needs of expectant mums, parents to be and new parents from early pregnancy right through to toddlerhood – a continuous perinatal support that helps you to achieve a positive pregnancy, confident birth and an informed and supported journey to confident motherhood.
Enjoying a positive pregnancy, preparing for your confident birth and cutting through the overwhelm that can come from all the confusing advice out there as you find your way with your little one is what all new mums hope for. With the help of Amy and in the safety of your Daisy community you can positively impact your whole 1001 day journey of continuous perinatal support to confident motherhood.
Amy offers continuous perinatal support to mums and families across Leicester, Loughborough, Leicestershire and surrounding areas, with familes attending across the county in our centralised class area of Woodhouse, Mountsorrel and Loughborough. With a background in the NHS and private healthcare, family support and Law and as a mum of two and two step children, Amy is well equipped to help support you in the perinatal period. Amy is passionate about improving access to Antenatal education and in helping women to achieve positive births, ensuring they are informed and aware of their choices. Amy is passionate about informed choice and ensuring that parents to be are able to explore their options and be informed of their choices.
At present Amy offers the following classes:
Daisy Birthing: A weekly antenatal class for expectant mums from 14 weeks to full term to help you enjoy pregnancy, stay mobile and active, learn about changing body abd baby and prepare for a confident birth. Our unique Active Antenatal method draws on elements of active birth, pregnancy yoga, hypnobirthing and antenatal education to create one very powerful combination. From easing pregnancy ailments, adapting to your changing body, preparing for birth and informing your own individual choices – we have you covered! It doesn’t matter if it’s your first or third baby, this class is for all.
Active Birth Workshop – A workshop for mum and her birth companion that will not only cover all of the basics of antenatal education and an active, informed birth but also give you both the space to prepare as a team and confidently plan for your babys birthing day. Our unique Active Antenatal Birth Method draws on elements of traditional active birth, hypnobirthing and antenatal education to create one very powerful combination. From understanding the stages of labour to working with gravity to support your babys birth, massage for labour, rebozo and informing your own individual choices we have got you covered!
Daisy Parent – A comprehensive workshop series for expectant parents designed to ensure you have all of the education, tools and support you could need as you prepare confidently for your upcoming birth and the early days of caring for your new baby. Our entirely comprehensive Daisy Parent format draws on elements of active birth, hypnobirthing, parentcraft and traditional antenatal classes to create one very powerful combination. From birth plans to massage in labour, informed choice to packing hospital bags and feeding your baby to changing their nappy – we have got you covered!
Daisy Baby Tinies: A weekly postnatal class for mum and baby in the fourth trimester to help you learn how to use baby massage, yoga and movement to aid calming, soothing and connection with your baby. Our unique fourth trimester mum and baby class draws on baby massage, baby yoga, postnatal movement and baby care education and feeding support to create one very powerful combination. From easing infant ailments, aiding their development, adapting to your postnatal body and easing in to your new role amongst friends – we have got you covered!
Daisy Baby Wrigglers: A weekly class for mum and baby to help you learn how to use a variety of tools such as: baby massage, yoga, rhythm, rhyme, story and (baby) sensory experiences to aid your babys development, your connection and have fun together! Our unique mum and baby class draws on elements of baby massage, yoga, rhythym, song and rhyme as well as sensory activities and experiences to create a powerful combination that ignites baby senses aids development and promotes bonding. From easing infant ailments, aiding development, growing your connection and learning about babys key stages amongst friends and making new ones – we have got you covered!