Pregnancy Scarborough & Whitby

Birth Support

Featured Listing

Bumpkins of York

Bumpkins is excited to be offering:

  • non-diagnostic 3D/4D baby scanning held in a dedicated private scanning room with up to date equipment
  • a separate studio space which will offer various classes and workshops to support mum, dad and baby
  • a light, open and plush reception area complete with the Bumpkins boutique offering a bijou selection of handpicked baby gifts and accessories
  • 3D Hand and Foot Casting service
  • Bumpkins Baby Boxes & Bumpkins Parents Club

Address: Bumpkins York Ltd,
Birk Farm Corner Stables,
YO41 1AR

Phone: 01759 372790
Mobile: 07495 747964



Featured Listing

Core Yoga Hypnobirthing

Hypnobirthing is a complete package for birth preparation, not only teaching mothers or couples all about the birthing process, but how to enjoy the experience and bring baby into the world in a calm, drug free way.

The Core Yoga hypnobirthing is both simple and logical and is taught in relaxing surroundings making it a very enjoyable experience. The course teaches you how your body works, relaxation techniques and breathings exercises that are invaluable not just for labour and birth but in your life in general. You will understand all the health care options available and through this knowledge make the right choices for you with certainty. It releases your fears and builds confidence creating a positive attitude so you look forward to your baby’s birth.

The course is 12 hours and is run as 4 sessions, usually over 2 days, but can be run as 4 half days.

Rebecca Thompson
07966 202738

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Hypnobirthing with Maria

A mum of 7 with plenty of personal experience and a qualified birth worker will tailor make packages to suit your needs, giving you all the tools you need for a confident birth.

You will leave Maria’s class, with a skill set of deep relaxation you can use for life as well as knowledge to choose the birth you want and the confidence to achieve it.

Maria Machin 07828 061361

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Maria Machin – Family Doula Scarborough

Hope Anchors The Soul

About me

I am a mum to 7 children, I have had various voluntary roles surrounding antenatal and post natal care for 6 years with a keen interest in breastfeeding.
I am a facilitator for our local Attachment Parenting UK group and a regional coordinator.
I am an Association of Breastfeeding mothers – Mother supporter and trainee counsellor
I am very passionate about nurturing from the beginning and giving a continuity of care.
I want women to feel empowered by their own body and know that I am there to listen and advocate them.
I will provide information and enable you to make informed choices so your transition into motherhood is as smooth as possible
I will hold your space and be your voice if you require me, or I can simply hold your hand, protecting your space, for you to birth freely.
I can link you to birth preparation classes, massage and holistic care that I’ve personally encountered and can recommend.

Postnatal –
I can offer as many sessions as you require, sometimes just a few reassurance meets is sufficient, doing some meal making or simply coming with you as you venture outside.
I will be here to help emotionally and practically as you wish to have a positive start with your new family.

*Packages can be tailored made to suit

“It is possible to create the birth space you want, with strong anchors you are able to weather any storm”

Email for more information –

Featured Listing

The Village

The Village was set up after hearing the saying “It takes a village to raise a child”. It’s a one stop place to find and access all the people you need during your pregnancy, birth and early months.

We are all experts in our own fields coming together to offer antenatal classes and 4th trimester care

Open from 22nd July 2019. Monday, Wednesday & Friday 10am – 2pm for walk in and appointments can be made for evenings and weekends

Classes are bookable in advance via our website


Birth Bright Doula – Sarah Robinson

Doula in Scarborough and Whitby

I trained and am recognised by Doula UK. I have seven years experience as a professional birth Doula and have supported around seventy families, each with their own unique birth story to tell!

‘I wish every woman could have Sarah as her Doula’

Tel: 07957 753762

Claire Harbottle Independent Midwife

Independent Midwife offering one to one safe and empowering care. One-off clinical visits through to full packages of antenatal, birth and postnatal care. Specialist home-birth midwife but also able to support you in your hospital birth plans. Contact me to chat through your options at any point in your maternity journey.

Covering the whole of North Yorkshire as well as the rest of Yorkshire, Durham County, Humberside, and East Lancashire

07761 910900

Independent Midwives

Yorkshire Storks Midwifery Practice
Experienced midwives offering midwifery care in your home. Provide family centred, evidence based care and information about pregnancy, birth and parenting including birth attendance.
01423 360460 or 07827 358865

Ryedale Hypnotherapy

Hypnobirthing Classes, Group, Private & ‘Last Minute!’
Don’t just hope for a good birth, plan for one!

My friendly, informative Hypnobirthing Courses run regularly in Malton and Scarborough

Contact me now for your free, no obligation information pack, jammed full of birth stories & client testimonials from local women like you.

Message Helen Priestley now or text 07866 819556 for more information.
t: 01653 699667