When you just need a little helping hand
1-6 weeks Postpartum
The aim of the Building Confidence package is to continue to build your confidence in breastfeeding and guide you through the first 6 weeks to maintaining breastmilk supply.
What you Receive
2x Postnatal home visits
1x Introductory Infant Massage
Follow up care by phone, text, email or video
What to Expect
The initial visit will be driven by your family’s needs and conducted at a pace and in a manner suitable for you. The initial visit will take a minimum of one hour.
Comprehensive Labour, Birth and Breastfeeding history
Breastfeeding trouble shooting
Latch and hold issues at the breast
Discussion on normal infant sleep and settling
Normal frequency of feeding
Breastfeeding support towards establishing and maintaining breastfeeding supply
Looking after yourself and baby
Normal infant growth and development
Normal infant behaviour
When to seek advice/help
What will you Gain
Nurturing Well will assist you by:
Arranging a day and time to for a home visit
Planning individualised care and follow up as required
Building knowledge and skill in looking after your baby
Building your confidence in baby care
Working with you through challenges as they arise
Guiding you on who, when and where to contact if you need help
Teaching you Infant massage skills
Total = $495
Medicare rebates available up to 6 weeks and 6 days* conditions apply.
Private health fund rebates available, please contact your private health fund.