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The Illawarra Early Parenting Centre’s popular early intervention program, has helped hundreds of families to establish effective infant sleep, settling and feeding routines.
Located at Figtree Private Hospital, it is the Illawarra’s only residential postnatal support service for babies from six week to 2 years of age - a convenient treatment option, with no waitlist!
The centre’s intensive five night inpatient support program, can assist with a range of common parenting concerns including:
Sleep and Settling Difficulties
Putting your baby to sleep can be a nightmare — but some parents are living the dream. Tiny humans can be surprisingly difficult to get to sleep, and parents are often driven to the end of their wits just trying. There is much debate online about which methods work best, and new studies can sometimes contribute to the confusion.
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The Illawarra Early Parenting Centre’s experienced team of midwives, nurses and GPs deliver an integrated care approach, working in partnership with families to develop a sustainable, individualised action plan. Personalised treatment is coupled with group education, helping to strengthen confidence and empower caregivers in their parenting journey.
Figtree Private Hospital provides a welcoming and calm environment, with newly renovated patient accommodation and both indoor and outdoor play areas for your child.
A referral is required from your GP, Paediatrician or Child & Family Health Nurse to access the Illawarra Early Parenting Centre inpatient program. Please visit your chosen health professional to request a referral.
Enquiries can be made to Figtree Private Hospital by calling (02) 4255 5000. For further information online CLICK HERE!
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