Pregnancy Oxford

Birth Preparation Classes & Hypnobirthing

Active Birth Oxford

Kay is a qualified yoga teacher and is certified to teach Yoga, Active Birth, Yogabirth, Infant Massage and Birth Hypnotherapy. She offers:

  • Partner classes – designed to help your partner to prepare for being with you through labour and birth.
  • Antenatal classes – 90 minutes of yoga and bodywork, followed by 30 minutes of discussion. Wednesdays 7.00-9.00pm.

Mortimer Hall, Oxford Road, Old Marston, OX3 0PH

01865 554743

Antenatal Sessions – OxBreastfeedingSupport

OBS Antenatal Sessions. We are happy to have received a grant from Oxford Community Foundation which enabled us to runmonthly antenatal sessions. This is linked with the Grandpont Breastfeeding Support Drop-in session to enable an easy follow-through from antenatal to regular Drop-ins.. Our sessions are normally on the first Tuesday of the month from 12:30 to 1:30 pm in the South Oxford Family Room at the Grandpont Children’s Centre.  Booking is not essential. Partners and supporters are welcome.

Better Birth Club

We offer complete, modern hypnobirthing classes in and around Oxfordshire. Both private and group courses are available. NCT group discounts available. Please contact me for further information.

07970 552129

Birth Baby Balance

We provide guidance, support and information through pregnancy, childbirth and early parenthood. We offer:

  • antenatal courses for first time parents
  • refresher courses for second time parents
  • relaxation and breathing for labour classes
  • postnatal pelvic floor work courses
  • baby massage courses
  • birth trauma workshops
  • newborn mothers courses
  • infant first aid courses
  • birth and postnatal doula support
  • placenta encapsulation services
  • bumps and babes coffee groups
  • confident weaning (onto food) courses
  • calm parenting courses

Sarah: 07909 545484 / Kirsten: 07825 727126/ Charlotte: 07920 774705

Birthday Presence – Independent Midwifery Services

I work as an Independent Midwife offering comprehensive midwifery care, before, during and after the birth of your baby. I also offer a wide range of complementary services, both during pregnancy and after birth to help keep you healthy and welcome your little one to the world, including:

  • Antenatal Massage
  • Active Birth Workshop/Birth Preparation
  • Bellycasts
  • Debriefs
  • Postnatal Rebozo and bone closing ceremony
  • Blessingways

Sarah – 07720 571620

Birthlight Oxford Mum and Baby Yoga, Pregnancy Yoga and Birth Preparation

We provide acupuncture, osteopathy and cranial osteopathy, pre- and post-natal treatments, pregnancy yoga, baby yoga and massage, baby and child massage and post-natal yoga. From fertility to pregnancy, childbirth and the postnatal period, we support you as parents and your babies as they grow into children.

  • Pregnancy Yoga & Pilates Class: Thursdays 6.30–8.00pm, St Alban’s Hall, OX43AH £12 drop-in, or discount card (6 classes, valid 4 months, £52)
  • Mum & Baby Yoga, Pilates & Massage Class: Thursday 11.15am–12.45pm, St Alban’s Hall, £9 drop-in, or discount card (6 classes, valid 4 months, £42)
  • Childbirth Preparation Workshops: Saturdays, East Oxford

07974 647124

Buddha Bellies – Active Birth and Yoga for Pregnancy

Buddhabellies is dedicated to empowering women to give birth instinctively and with confidence. Classes offered:

Active Birth Workshop for Couples – two hour private workshop covering active birth, birth physiology and the birth environment.

Active Birth and Yoga for pregnancy – a brief discussion about a key aspect of the birth process, followed by an hour of yoga. Tuesdays 11.00-12.30 at Downdog + Crow Yoga Studio, Woodstock, OX20 1SJ.

Postnatal yoga with babies – for mothers with their babies from birth to crawling. Mondays 11-12.30 at Enstone Parish Hall, OX7 4AZ

07533 889236

First Steps Consultancy

Based in Oxfordshire, First Steps Consultancy offers a unique, supportive service, personalised for every family. Services offered:

  • 5 week baby massage classes (also available for groups)
  • Behaviour support
  • Sleep support
  • Breastfeeding support
  • Preparation for your newborn – practical tips for the first few weeks and how to develop very flexible routines
  • Potty training and fussy eating

07969 451366

Fit & Healthy Mums

Our aim is to empower, educate, motivate and inspire women to keep active, promote healthy lifestyles and promote positive wellbeing. We offer classes in Wootton, Abingdon, Oxford, Faringdon, Southmoor and at Millets Sprouts Playbarn.

Fitness classes:
Fit4 Birth
Fit4 Mum & Baby Yoga
Fit4 Pilates
School Run Bootcamp
School Bootcamp

Wellbeing classes:
Baby Massage
Mum Massage
Minding Mums

07870 833016


A nationwide charity aimed at supporting parents.

Antenatal courses

  • Signature antenatal course – more than half of the course covers birth and gives you plenty of time to explore your questions, hopes and anxieties.
  • Essentials antenatal course – a shorter programme of six two-hour evening sessions which offer you information and emotional support for pregnancy, birth and caring for your baby.

Call Hannah to book a class in Jericho 01865 512965, or Helen to book elsewhere in in Oxford 0208 7522401.

Postnatal courses

  • Early days postnatal course – offers the opportunity to share your thoughts and feelings with other new mothers
  • Baby massage course
  • Introducing solid foods workshop
  • First aid course

Call Helen to book a postnatal course 0208 7522401.

New Moon Birth and Baby

Mindful Mama Hypnobirthing classes – group classes run monthly in Oxford; private classes can also be booked.

Mindfulness-Based Childbirth and Parenting classes – 9 week birth preparation programme for expectant parents.

01865 770434

NHS Antenatal Mindfulness – Mindful Birth Workshops

Four week course run by Mindfulness Based Childbirth and Parenting (MBCP) trained Oxford Midwives. No course fee (optional £20 for recommended course book and CD).

For more information or to register email:


Oxford Hypnobirthing by Steph McGee

Creating calm confident women, partners & births across Oxfordshire with KG antenatal Hypnobirthing. Fun, modern, intelligent & reassuringly sciency!

  • Classes in Oxford, Thame & Eynsham, Witney.
  • Private classes in your home.
  • Fertility, pregnancy & post postnatal Hypnotherapy.
  • See website for latest offers & discounts!

Call me, Steph, on 07733103184

Tranquil Births Hypnobirthing

Uses midwifery expertise and knowledge partnered with hypnosis/NLP to offer a 10 hour antenatal hypnobirthing course (recommended to start around 25-30 weeks pregnant). The courses run in Oxford on weekday evenings or weekends, or in private one to one sessions.

​​​​​​​​​​​Call Lauren Lahart on 07597 550 314.

Undisturbed Birthing

Lou and Frances offer a range of private midwife services to expectant mothers in Oxford and Gloucestershire. Services offered:

  • Antenatal and postnatal care
  • Birth preparation workshops
  • Hypnobirthing workshops
  • Infant massage
  • Breastfeeding support
  • Placenta encapsulation

07712 820783

Your Midwives

We are independent midwives who support families in Oxfordshire on their journey through pregnancy, birth and beyond.

· Hypnobirthing – group and one on one sessions available

· Antenatal birth consultation – debrief, discuss preferences for during birth and afterwards.

· One on one breastfeeding preparation.

· Home breastfeeding support.

07908 783577