Area Based Childhood Programme
Blue Skies Initiative

Infant Massage

Baby massage is a positive way to support and promote the well-being of your baby. In these classes mothers/caregivers come together with other parents to learn techniques to use with baby in the home. The classes are also a lovely way to connect in with other mothers and provides a supportive space for everyone to share their parenting journey with others.

Baby massage is something that every parent or caregiver can learn and practice- providing benefits to both baby and parents.

Baby Massage may:

  • Promote bonding between parent and baby
  • Aid in calming baby to help them sleep better
  • Help parents to understand and tune into the needs of their baby
  • Aid digestion and help relieve colic, wind and constipation
  • Help develop muscle tone, coordination and suppleness
  • Strengthen immune system
  • Regulate breathing and relieve nasal congestion

Courses are run over 5 weeks and take place throughout the year in various locations and online.

For more information or to be put on waiting list for the next class contact: Edwina Deegan on