why choose a water birth?

There is nothing quite like sinking deep into a warm bath at the end of a long day. Waterbirth has these same relaxation qualities for our bodies.

 

Water birth...

  • effectively promotes  contractions, freedom of movement, less stress on the joints and in your body, reduction of body weight and increased blood circulation, promoting increased oxygen to the muscles.
  • reduces the stress of labour, reduction in need of pain medication by promoting drug free pain management.
  • is relaxing, soothing and comforting and aids in lowering maternal blood pressure.
  • can with relaxation of the perineum, reducing tears or the severity of tears.
  • is believed to offer your baby a gentler, smoother transition from womb to world.
  • Rentals of birth pools and their packages include drop of and pick up.

 

Labasinne Made in Water

  • Rental $200 with return deposit of $100
  • Exterior dimensions - 165 x 135 cm
  • Depth: 56cm
  • Floor thickness: 7.5cm
  • Wall thickness: 20cm
  • Water capacity: 450 liters at 80% full
  • Handles: 2 internal
  • Number of occupants:  1 adult

 

La Bassine Maxi

  • $250 with return deposit of $100
  • External dimensions  191 x 164 cm
  • Internal depth 63 cm
  • Floor thickness 7.5cm
  • Wall thickness 25 cm
  • Water capacity 625 liters at %80 Full
  • Handles 4 internal 2 external
  • Number of occupants 2 adults

 

Single Rentals

  • Single use birth kit: $175
  • Liner
  • Debri Net
  • Filling and drinking hose
  • 5 blue pads
  • 5 large green pads
  • 2 garbage bags for waste and laundry
  • 1 waterproof drop sheet for couch or bed.

 

TENS Unit

  • $90
  • Rental from 37 weeks
  • Unit
  • Leed Wires
  • additional batteries
  • 1 package of electrodes
  • envelope for returning unit
  • additional electrodes - $17 per package


 

Packages:

Birth Pool to Include Single use kit $100 additional

  • Liner

  • Debri net
  • Filling and drinking hose
  • 5 blue pads
  • 5 large green pads
  • 2 garbage bags for waste and laundry
  • 1 waterproof drop sheet for couch or bed

 

Birth pool to include TENS Rental $50 Additional

  • Rental from 37 weeks
  • Unit
  • Lead wires
  • Extra batteries
  • 1 package of electrodes
  • pick up and drop off included