Pregnancy & Birth


Information on midwives / midwyfery care including pregnancy care, birthing support, homebirths, postnatal care, breastfeeding support in Wollongong / Illawarra

The Illawarra Early Parenting Centre - Figtree Private Hospital. Support Service for Parents.

Location: Figtree
Phone: (02) 4255 5000   Mobile:
Ages: Children aged between two months to two years old   Days / Hours: Five day inpatient program (Monday – Saturday)
The Illawarra Early Parenting Centre helps you helps families establish effective sleep, settling and feeding routines to improve family health and wellbeing. A safe haven for parents and babies who are having a difficult time – a place where parents will be supported with compassion and guidance in their efforts to care for their little ones.
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Nurture and Grow - Midwife Support Service | Antenatal Classes | Breastfeeding Education | Lactation Consultant | In-Home Postnatal Support

Location: Wollongong & the Illawarra
Phone: 0413 309 213   Mobile: 0413 309 213
Ages: Pre-natal and post-natal support.   Days / Hours: Post-natal support up to 6 weeks that comes to your home
Nurture & Grow is a new Midwife Support Service offering home visits after your birth. Plus private Birthing Classes and Breastfeeding Education. Run by two passionate, highly qualified midwives and lactation consultants, who support and advise you right at the time you need it most
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Dr Jodi Croft - passionate advocator for women-focused Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Location: Wollongong Private Hospital
Phone: 1300 971 265   Mobile:
Ages:    Days / Hours:
Dr Jodi Croft is a local Obstetrician and Gynaecologist who grew up in the Illawarra, has been living in Wollongong for the past 17 years and is mum to 3 young children. She is a passionate advocator for women-focused obstetrics and gynaecology. Dr Croft understands that all women are different and will tailor an obstetrics management plan to suit your needs.
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Wollongong Private Hospital - Birthing Hospital and leading pre & post natal care in the Illawarra

Location: Wollongong
Phone: (02) 4286 1000   Mobile:
Ages:    Days / Hours: Refer website for general visiting and admission hours.
Wollongong Private Hospital sets a new benchmark in private hospital facilities for the Illawarra and South Coast - offering a full range of medical, surgical and maternity services. Our Maternity Unit offers the region’s premier maternity experience. Your choice of Obstetrician and Paediatrician, experienced and dedicated team of Midwives and Nurses, Specialist Lactation Consultant, Outpatient breast care and feeding service, Post-natal physiotherapy classes, Breastfeeding classes and more.
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Louise David Midwife & Lactation Consultant

Home visits servicing the Illawarra and Wollongong NSW 2500

0402 704 826  



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With Woman Midwifery Care

Servicing Wollongong area
Rachele Meredith

0421 721497  



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Important Numbers

24hr Health Line
1800 022 222

Poisons Information
13 11 26

Parent Line NSW
1300 130 052

13 20 11

Pregnancy, Birth & Baby Helpline
1800 882 436

Australian Breastfeeding Ass.
1800 686 2 686 222

Tresillian Help Line
1300 272 736

Mental Health Line
1800 011 511 (24 hours, 7 days)

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