Support for families with children aged 0 to 19

Antenatal support latest

Coronavirus (COVID 19) - Due to restrictions around coronavirus we are have cancelled face to face classes. We are offering virtual antenatal classes but places are limited and must be booked in advance.

Contact East Hastings Children’s Centre on 01424 726 450 to book a place or email the team.

Follow our Facebook page: @HVCCantenatal for more online support.


Antenatal support

Are you pregnant and looking to learning more about your journey in to parenthood?

Bump and Beyond offers a range of free antenatal classes for pregnant women and their partners in the Hastings, St, Leonards, Rother, Eastbourne, Hailsham and Seaford areas.

These sessions can help you to feel more prepared for the birth of your baby and more confident in what to expect as a new parent. It’s a great chance to meet other parents to be and make new friends too.

We offer a range of Bump and Beyond sessions for each stage of your pregnancy:

  • Daytime drop in workshops open to all pregnant women.
  • Daytime workshops open to first time pregnant women between 16–22 weeks of pregnancy
  • Daytime 4 week courses open to first time pregnant women between 28–34 weeks of pregnancy.
  • Evening 2 week courses open to first time pregnant women between 30–36 weeks of pregnancy.

In Hastings only

We offer Aqua natal classes, which are a great way to keep fit, exercise and meet new mums to be. These are open to all pregnant women over 16 weeks of pregnancy.

To find out more or book a place contact the: