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ESOL for Pregnancy and Birth

If your first language is not English, this course may be for you. You can attend at any stage of pregnancy, as long as you can attend for all the 4 weeks.

The course runs for 4 weeks, two mornings per week and will include learning words in English and understanding their meaning, to help you through your pregnancy and birth.

  • Antenatal Care - what to expect
  • My growing baby
  • Being healthy in pregnancy
  • Where can I give birth?
  • Getting ready for labour
  • Looking after my baby
  • Feeding my baby
  • Where to get support

Each session is run by an ESOL Teacher from Calderdale College and a Midwife. 

You will get to know other mums to be and have time to ask questions. Your partner is welcome to join with you (please book their place) or you can attend on your own. 

Sessions will be held for 4 weeks as follows:

  • Monday afternoon - Little Stars Childrens Centre
  • Wednesday morning - Jubliee Centre

If you can’t find the dates or courses that you want or you’re having difficulties using the online system please contact: whatson@cht.nhs.uk. Please check your inbox, junk, and spam for your confirmation emails. If you haven’t received your confirmation email you can get it resent here.

If you need to cancel your course please use the link in your confirmation email.