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Antenatal & Postnatal

Three Rivers West Children's Centre is here to support you right through from pregnancy up until your child starts school.

Please see below for all the support available. Check out our weekly timetables too.

Pregnancy Club at Croxley Green and Rickmansworth Children's Centre.

Pregnancy Club is  a midwifery –led session giving women the chance to discuss pregnancy related topics. Please book in advance by calling 01923 711389. There is no charge for these sessions.

These sessions are a fantastic opportunity to discuss anything relating to your pregnancy and life beyond as a parent with a local midwife from Watford Hospital.

Each Club will have a different related topic and give you the chance to meet other expectant Mums living near-by.

Open to all expectant mothers.

Rickmansworth Pregnancy Club meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month, 7.00pm - 9.30pm. 

Croxley Green Pregnancy Club meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month 7pm - 9:30pm.

Antenatal Breastfeeding sessions at Rickmansworth Children's Centre

Three Rivers West Children's Centre are part of The Hertfordshire Children’s Centre Programme, which along with the HCT Health visiting service, have been successful in gaining the UNICEF UK Baby Friendly Initiative Stage 2 Accreditation.

Our trained Breastfeeding Support Worker runs a session on the 2nd Monday of every month for mothers to be, partners are also welcome to attend.

The sessions are from 7pm - 8:30pm.

For more information or to book your place, please call our bookings line on 01923 711389 or if you would like to speak to one of our Trained Breastfeeding Support Workers please call Rickmansworth Children's Centre on 01923 772094.

Child Health Clinic

Have your baby weighed by the Health Visitors at our drop-in Baby Clinic.

Chorleywood & Loudwater - 1st & 3rd Tuesday of every month 9:30am - 11am.

Croxley Green - Every Monday from 1:30pm - 3:00pm.

Rickmansworth - Every Friday from 9.30am to 11am.

Please note there is no parking on site, please use the surrounding roads.

Breast Feeding Support

Please note the centre will support with feeding your baby by bottle or by breast, please ask for more details. 

At Rickmansworth Children's centre our trained breastfeeding support workers, run a Breastfeeding Support & Advice sessions every Tuesday morning 10:30am – 12pm. This is a drop in session, please call the Centre before hand to ensure the service is running. Please feel free to contact Rickmansworth Children's Centre on 01923 772094 from 9:00am-4pm weekdays to make an appointment or for advice over the phone.

Support is also available from your Health Visitor at Skidmore Way Clinic and the Breastfeeding Network.

To contact Skidmore Way Health Clinic, please call 01923 775065.

Breastfeeding support groups are available across Hertfordshire.  Please click the link below for the current list which is organised in districts of Hertfordshire, but you can access any group regardless of where you live (unless otherwise stated).

www.hertsdirect.org/breastfeeding

There are also help lines available and staffed by trained telephone supporters:

  • The Breastfeeding Network Supporter Line: 0300 100 0210

  • The National Breastfeeding Helpline: 0300 100 0212

  • NCT Helpline: 0300 330 0700

Links you might find helpful

Mother to Mother Breastfeeding Support & Social Groups

Free and friendly drop in groups held across Three Rivers and Watford area. Meetings take place on the first Monday of every month from 1:00pm - 2.45pm at Christ Church, Chorleywood.

More information can also be found at:

The GP Infant Feeding Network