For babies from 6-12 months in Newcastle and Tyneside

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Many babies are up for more interaction, play and fun at this age and with the great range of classes available you can build up quite a busy schedule.

Here’s a guide to a range of brilliant sessions and services in Newcastle and Tyneside for you and your baby…



Birth, Baby & Family specialises in sessions for parents…

Baby Session – a weekly drop-in session on Wednesday afternoons for parents and babies. Run by an experienced practitioner, this is for information, support and reassurance as well as some conversation, tea and cake.

Family Café – weekly drop-in sessions on Wednesday & Friday mornings for parents and grandparents with babies, toddlers or pre-schoolers.

Baby Massage – relaxing courses for parents and babies

Weaning Workshop – to take the stress out of introducing solid food

Sleep Support – for tired parents

How Babies Work – behaviour, growth & development, what to expect and coping strategies

Baby Groups…

Tots Play – Discovery Tots & Social Tots in Monkseaton and North Shields

Puddle Ducks baby swimming – Splashers classes run across the North East

Sing & Sign – Stage One courses run in North Shields, Whitley Bay & Gosforth

Piccolo Music – Family Sing sessions in North Shields and Heaton

Baby Ballet – Tots classes with Decote Dance run in Whitley Bay and Ponteland

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Postnatal Fitness…

Buggyfit & Postnatal Aerobics – classes run in Newcastle and Tyneside with postnatal fitness specialist Debbie Donaldson



Essential Services…

Grow Up Green Real Nappies – all you need for using real nappies

North East Sling Library – expertise for using slings and carrying your baby safely

Tumbles & Grumbles first aid – workshops for parents, grandparents and carers of babies

Postnatal Massage – relax, recharge and feel better with Julia at Sanctuary House

Just get in touch if you have any queries…





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As an experienced and qualified practitioner, I specialise in pregnancy, birth and parent support - my aim is to listen, inform, support and reassure when needed. I have worked with parents since 2002 and I set up Birth, Baby & Family in 2011 to provide good information, different voices and links to the best products and services for families.