Supporting Mothers and Children

Offering support to mother and children is an essential part of our ethos and the services we provide at Derry Well Women. Take your time to read through the wide range of support services we provide here:

Creche Activities

Our creche is central to our activities as it provides a space enabling mums and children to avail of the centre’s facilities.

Post Natal Depression Programme

This programme will cover topics such as stress, anxiety, relaxation methods, the causes of low mood and tips on how to deal with them.

Sleep Management

This four week programme has been developed with the help of Foyle Trust health visitors to share skills with parents on how to deal with children who won’t sleep

Behaviour Management

This ten week course is delivered in partnership with Foyle Trust health visitors. It shows how a range of simple techniques can reduce misbehaviours.

Antenatal Classes

Antenatal classes are facilitated by a district midwife and run for two hours a week for four weeks.

Baby Massage

This four week course runs for one hour per week and is aimed at parents of babies of 0 to 6 months.

Baby Reflexology

This three week course runs on a Monday and is aimed at parents with babies of 4 weeks- 1 year old.

For additional information please feel free to take a look at our Mother and Baby Support leaflet.

For more information on any of our services for Mothers and Children, please contact Derry Well Women on 02871360777 or email