Pregnancy, Baby and Toddler Classes from Suffolk Babies
*Essential Preparation for Birth Workshop*



*Essential Preparation for Birth Workshop*

Our 4 hour workshop is offered free of charge to all pregnant women and their birth partner in the Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust area, and is the most time efficient way to prepare yourself and your birth partner for labour and the early days with your new baby.

1 Suffolk Babies Active Birth Classes



1 Suffolk Babies Active Birth Classes

During these classes you will explore essential elements of birthing, preparing both your mind and body for the journey ahead. Whatever your birth plan, these classes will support you in your path to a positive birthing experience.

2 Munchkins Baby Massage



2 Munchkins Baby Massage

This is a first step, progressive course for mums and babies from 4/6wks to 3-5months. Over our 6wk programme you will learn a full body massage for your baby, we will incorporate some gentle baby yoga routines, and finish with our lovely social baby time.

3 Explorers Sensory Baby Yoga



3 Explorers Sensory Baby Yoga

If you’re looking for a colourful, bright and lively baby class, which includes baby yoga movements for your baby, sensory stimulation and lots of songs, then we have the class for you! Explorers is suitable for babies from 4/5m up to crawling.

4 Moving Onwards



4 Moving Onwards

This class offers the perfect next step to children who are ready to graduate from Explorers. This class is suitable for babies that are beginning to move, whether that be on their bottoms, rolling or crawling – they do not have to be fully mobile.

5 Moving Upwards



5 Moving Upwards

This class is open to children who are confident walkers to pre-schoolers as well as families with multiple children that need activities that can be used for a mixed age group. The class will deliver elements of toddler yoga, encouraging children to use movement, stretches and physical expression to take part in a wide variety of songs, some of which contain elements of story to develop themes and ideas.

6 Story Adventurers



6 Story Adventurers

For children aged 2 and a half to 4 years. A fun and energetic class for pre-schoolers. A chance to discover a new story every week, exploring the world of that book using music and movement. Created with the Early Years Foundation Stage in mind, your child will receive their own passport to the EYFS demonstrating how they are hitting the EYFS goals.

Mama Wellness Classes and Workshops



Mama Wellness Classes and Workshops

Mama Wellness classes, courses and workshops are specially developed sessions that are aimed at both pregnant and postnatal women, providing expert support with fitness, postnatal rehabilitation and massage therapies.

Sling Library



Sling Library

Ipswich and Colchester Sling Library run meets at the Suffolk Babies Centre on the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month. Come along and learn about different ways to carry your baby, hire a carrier, or just chat to likeminded people. Meets are free to attend and there is just a small fee to hire a sling.

Studio Photoshoots with Ruth



Studio Photoshoots with Ruth

Our in-house photographer Ruth is available at our studio for mini or full photoshoots to suit any budget. Keepsake sessions, birthday sessions, formal portraits, baby and sibling sessions, and more.