Creating a Caring, Carrying Community

MEET ∼ HIRE ∼ SUPPORT 

Fordingbridge Sling Library Meet – November 2023 – Saturday

Fordingbridge sling meet

Slots available

10:15 – Fourth Trimester support

10:30 – all support

11:00 – all support

11:00 – Back carrying support (saturday session only)

11:30 – all support

 

Fordingbridge sling meet has bookable 10 minute appointments available throughout the meet for troubleshooting or help in finding a sling or carrier with one of our trained peer supporters.

One booking required per baby/child not per parent

Returning a sling? – no need to book unless you want to look at another carrier. 

*NEW* – if you would like help back carrying – book the 11am Saturday slot! 

4th Trimester support

Pregnant or have a newborn/baby less than 3 months old?

Please book onto the 10:15 slot if you have a baby less than 3 months old – this gives us the maximum amount of time to see you and also the chance for you to meet other mums with babies the same age.

The 4th Trimester slot at 10:15am

Includes a mini talk & demo, how to use a stretchy wrap and give you the opportunity to try and hire for 3 months for just £15. Other carriers are available for newborns however stretchy wraps are super snuggly! 

 

All normal sling hires are £15 for one month. Payments to be made by contactless card payment or via bank transfer ONLY.

 

 

Please view our Covid-19 risk assessment/what to expect at a meet HERE so you can adhere to our current guidelines. Thank you.

 

When you book – you will be asked for some information about you and your baby – why you want to hire/experience/medical needs etc. 

Can you spare 2 hours a month? 

We are always looking for more volunteers to help at meets, if you are interested please speak to one of the volunteers on the day or send us an email.

Volunteers normally start doing admin for us then can be offered the opportunity to undertake their peer supporter training. Perks are free sling hire after your commitment is secured and making new friends with like minded parents.

Hourly Schedule

Fordingbridge Sling Library at the Salvation Army

10.15 - 10.30
Fourth Trimester Session
Book this if you are pregnant or have a baby under 4 months
10.30 - 10:45
10 minute session - all baby ages
Book this for any age baby/ toddler support
11.00 - 11.15
10 minute session - all baby ages
Book this for any age baby/ toddler support
11:00 - 11:15
Back Carrying support
Saturdays only - book this for support back carrying
11:30 - 11:45
10 minute session - all baby ages
Book this for any age baby/ toddler support
The 10.15am 4th Trimester talk ticket sales has ended!
The 10:30 am 10 minute appointment ticket sales has ended!
The 11:00am 10 minute appointment ticket sales has ended!
The 11:00 am Back Carrying support (sat only) ticket sales has ended!
The 11:30am 10 minute appointment ticket sales has ended!