Child Birth


In this section we have included information which explains what happens during child labor and what your options are – types of delivery, pain relief etc..

We have included a number of links below which will help you to prepare for labour, and give you an idea of what to expect.

How can I prepare for labour? – What do I need going into the hospital

Is this labour? – How do I know the signs of labour?

What happens when my waters break?

What are the stages of Labour?

What are the types of delivery? – Your delivery options

What pain relief can I have?

Can I give birth at home?

What is a water birth?

Tips for your labour partner - Pregnancy, Baby & Parenting information