- Written by Queen Munguti for KenyaKidz
Baby banda pregnancy and baby fair is set to hold its annual event in October celebrating its tenth anniversary at the Sarit Centre, expo hall bringing together parents and experts from all over the country.
Such events offer new parents a chance to gain information and a learning experience on how to ease into their new roles. In the case of baby banda pregnancy and baby fair, it was created as a platform to empower mothers and their growing families as such; this year’s theme is celebrating ten years of nurturing. It gives a chance to parents to engage, socialize, shop and learn from experts in the field on matters pregnancy, giving birth, child care and raising well-mannered children.
It is usually held over three days in which different experts from various fields including pediatricians, doula’s, midwives, lactation managers, first aid practitioners, counselors and therapists among others. These experts will offer information in relation to; child safety, HIV/AIDS in pregnancy, birth and breastfeeding, pre natal and post natal depression, types of child birth, infant care, nutrition nanny care, how to balance work and home life.
Besides this, there will also be different family fun activities and competitions where the attendees will have a chance to win prizes, a play area for babies and toddlers with child care professionals manning it, ensuring that they do not hurt themselves as they plan.
On site, there will be a diaper changing area, that is comfortable to lay a child and lactation area.
However it is not just an event for mothers, fathers are also encouraged to attend as the sessions are structured to address the family unit as a whole.
Local and international exhibitors will also be present offering the attendees a chance to purchase baby and mother products at a discount.
It will be held on October 6th – 8th 2017. For more information call: 0733718452