Prenatal & Postpartum Visiting Circles
ANBC invites Native birthing families to this drop-in visiting space to connect with each other and with Indigenous birthworkers for support during pregnancy and postpartum. Tea, snacks, and a small gift are provided. Please join us!
11am - 1pm, December 9, 2023
Where: Nuka Wellness and Learning Center, 4085 Tudor Centre Dr, Anchorage, AK 99508
This one day gathering is for Native birthing families who will be in Anchorage on December 16 to prepare for childbirth, practice self-care activities, build community with others, and connect with Native birthworkers for peer support. Your partner/support person is welcome to come with you. Class topics include, but are not limited to: wellness and healing during pregnancy, what to expect during labor and birth, comfort measures, traditional knowledge, plants, advocacy, lactation and postpartum care.
WHO: Native birthing families (ideal for people in 3rd trimester but all pregnant people are welcome). Your labor support person is also welcome and encouraged to attend.
WHEN: 10am - 5pm, Saturday, December 16, 2023
WHERE: Nuka Wellness and Learning Center, 4085 Tudor Centre Dr, Anchorage, AK 99508
WORKSHOP FEE: This retreat is offered free of charge to Native birthing families.