Supportive & Inclusive
Community for Families
The Pod at The Village
The Pod is a 4-week support group for breastfeeding mothers who are seeking a safe, intimate space in which to connect and share experiences of early parenthood. The first days, weeks, and months with a new baby are filled with many highs and lows. The 4-week format will focus on this delicate transition to parenthood and will include the following topics:
Week 1: Introductions and birth/breastfeeding stories
Week 2: Processing the emotions of parenthood
(the baby blues, highs and lows including expectations and disappointments)
Week 3: Taking Care - Balancing self-care and baby care
Week 4: Managing relationships and role transitions with partner and family
The Pod is facilitated by Sarah Hastings, MSW, IBCLC
Open to new mothers who have a baby between 0-6 months.
A new 4-week Pod will begin on the first Tuesday of each month.
Online Booking for Parent Education
Yoga + Wellness at The Village
Our classes are specifically designed for prenatal and postpartum women. We take a holistic approach to pregnancy and motherhood and offer a wide variety of classes from yoga, strength and stability, functional/corrective exercise, massage, bodywork, and meditation. We believe in offering space to connect with mind, body, baby, and heart. This is a time to listen to your individual body wisdom. We’re here to support the changing needs (physically, emotionally, and mentally) and are along for the journey from conception, childbirth, parenting, and beyond.
We offer group ‘circle time’ at the beginning of each class. This is a great way to connect with others that are on the journey into motherhood. It’s an opportunity to share ideas, ask postpartum-related questions and/or address anything for the instructor.
Weekly Yoga Class Packages available!
5 Class Package: $95
10 Class Package: $175
Online Booking for Yoga + Wellness
Postpartum Massage at The Village
Our postpartum massage and bodywork sessions focus on the new mom’s well-being. Sessions incorporate a range of techniques to help ease the nervous system, alleviate muscle soreness, stabilize weight-bearing joints, restore postural balance and overall relaxation. This can also be a time to assist with scar tissue release from a c section and gentle abdominal massage for core function.