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UHG re design antenatal and postnatal classes

The Parent Education Department at University Hospital Galway have re-designed their services to meet the needs of mothers and their families in recent months.


Carmel Connolly, CMM2, Parent Education Services: “We now provide antenatal and postnatal classes virtually in the home environment and I feel that this has provided the women and their families with a forum to address their anxieties and concerns during this pandemic.  Pregnancy is a worrying time and women receive up to date information on COVID-19 at every session and this is essential in supporting them during this exciting, yet worrying journey”